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  • Monthly Hackathon: Hardware Edition

    Sat, Nov. 1, 2014 8:30am — 6:00pm

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    On the first Saturday of every month, Startup Edmonton is hosting a Monthly Hackathon at Startup Edmonton HQ. This hackathon is a little different than your average hackathon - they're skipping the idea pitch/planning phase and instead calling on developers and designers to come with an idea/team in mind to challenge themselves to build something in a day. This month, we are running a Hardware Hackathon in partnership with TELUS! We will... Read more…
  • MISA Prairies 2014 Fall Workshop

    Thu, Nov. 6, 2014 9:00am — 3:30pm

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    “Shortening the distance to the cloud – exploring the value of cloud-based services” Join us at the Executive Royal Hotel Leduc by the Edmonton airport  for this one day session on Thursday, November 6, 2014. Cybera (www.cybera.ca), leaders in the field of cloud-based deployments, will lead a discussion of the benefits of virtualization and cloud-based services for municipalities. The morning session will include an introduction to Cybera, an overview... Read more…
  • How To Avoid Being A “Wantrapreneur"

    Thu, Nov. 13, 2014 3:00pm — 4:30pm

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    Michael Sikorsky is a powerhouse in Calgary’s startup community. A successful entrepreneur his most recent company Robots & Pencils (robotsandpencils.com), founded in 2008, is focussed on all things App related. Robots and Pencils won the Innovation/Leadership awards from Digital Alberta in 2010 for their iPhone work and they are about to launch a revolutionary App creating package.  Michael is heavily involved in passing on his knowledge about technology... Read more…
  • Startup Calgary Launch Party 2014

    Thu, Nov. 13, 2014 5:00pm — 10:00pm

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    startup calgary launch party Founded in 2010, Startup Calgary is an community-driven, grassroots, non-profit organization with the mission to activate startups, connect founders and grow our tech ecosystem. Launch Party is an annual celebration of Calgary's startup community where 10 of the newest and most promising local tech startups are showcased to an audience of entrepreneurs, investors, government, corporations, media and more. Awards and prizes are given, and... Read more…
  • Convergence Conference 2014

    Nov. 16 - 18, 2014

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    The Convergence Conference explores all aspects of Educational Technology. This three-day educational conference connects IT professionals and educators to learn from each other in a collaborative setting with a focus on the three pillars - Technology, Leadership, and Education. It features two inspiring keynotes, excellent breakout sessions, great conversations with colleagues, a huge education vendor exhibition hall, specially negotiated hotel rates, and affordable registration that includes meals. Click here... Read more…
  • Startup Community - A Documentary Screening Community - A Documentary

    Wed, Nov. 19, 2014 6:00pm — 7:00pm

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    *Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship & Innovation plus AcceleratorYYC are happy to be celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week together! * Join us in Gallery Hall to watch “Startup Communities” - a documentary about the environment surrounding startups in the Kithcner-Waterloo region. The film looks at what makes this region the most vibrant technology startup community in Canada. Watch interviews from people that have helped local non-profits make their first $10,000, built... Read more…
  • Guinness World Record Attempt - Speed Networking

    Thu, Nov. 20, 2014 6:00pm — 9:00pm

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    *Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship & Innovation plus AcceleratorYYC are happy to be celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week together! * Electronics have made communication easier, faster, and more convenient for all of us, but have you every stopped to think at what cost? Face-to-face communication can be the most powerful and influential tool we have to help us develop personally and professionally. We are bringing back this lost art, right here... Read more…
  • Business Basics for Innovators

    Nov. 21 - 22, 2014

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    Starting a business takes more than a great idea – success hinges on a strong plan of action. The Business Basics For Innovators (BBFI) seminars provide the tools you will need to assess your business concept and planning strategies to give your plan an edge. During each BBFI module, founding teams work together evaluating their strengths, identifying areas that need focus and creating action plans for moving... Read more…
  • Come to Convergence: an International Summit on Art + Technology

    Nov. 27 - 29, 2014

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    Bringing together the finest minds in Art + Technology, Convergence is your chance to experience cutting edge dance, lasers, projections exhibitions, performances and robotics. You can also pitch your project in an open mic session or pull up a comfy chair and relax in the National Film Board screening room. For more information: http://www.banffcentre.ca/programs/convergence/[http://www.banffcentre.ca/programs/convergence/] Read more…
  • Jurisdiction Technology Contacts Event

    Thu, Nov. 27, 2014 8:30am — 3:15pm

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    Implementing the New Learning and Technology Policy Framework More information here: http://education.alberta.ca/admin/technology/jtc-event.aspx[http://education.alberta.ca/admin/technology/jtc-event.aspx] Read more…
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