About TabTalks

Described by some as an Agent of Chaos and their General Do’er, Tabatha Soltay is a game changer, networker, opportunist, innovator, disruptive thinker and process designer focused on designing and building card games that change how we interact. A former federal public servant, Tabatha believes in public service and is using her experience to explore new ways to collaborate on complex problems, and empower individuals and communities.TabathaSoltayLR-1

Tabatha uses her extensive involvement in building and facilitating community and government collaboration projects to provide insight into processes and seek new opportunities to do things differently. This includes designing events and games, re-framing conference or workshop agendas to ensure interactive content, seeking partnerships with interesting projects, and sharing her views and opinions.

Tabatha believes that games can bring stakeholders together to explore issues in novel ways, games allow for open discussion as well as the exploration of new ideas and opportunities. Tabatha’s games seek to help communities or stakeholders make connections between ideas and/or people and find win-win situations and new opportunities for all partners.

Tabatha has a Masters in Environmental Change and Management from the University of Oxford, and a triple major from the University of Toronto. Currently based in Ottawa, Canada, Tabatha grew up in Hong Kong and has also lived in Saudi Arabia and the UK. She is singularly obsessed with winter, canoes and loves to travel.

Twitter: @tabtalks / @REStruktGlobal
LinkedIn: tabathasoltay