The idea for Money 50/50 arose at the Canadian Personal Finance Conference 2013 (CPFC13) organized by Preet Banerjee and Krystal Yee. The writers (bloggers, journalists and authors) in the personal finance community also talk. They can also help you through live events.
Money 50/50 combines short segments like TED Talks with lots of time for your questions. The magic of interaction makes attending worthwhile. Here are more details.