Mar. 1 – 31, 2014
Sat, Mar. 1, 2014 7:00pm — 10:30pm
Imagine a world where your clothes regulate your body
temperature, monitor your vital signs, and your necklace
begins to glow when the sun goes down.
Today, this is achievable. Modern fashion designers are no
stranger to the potential of merging clothing with
Make Fashion is an initiative that introduces talented local
designers to cutting edge new technologies, subject matter
experts, and wearable technology. We are collaboration of
great… Read more…
Wed, Mar. 5, 2014 6:30pm — 8:30pm
After a long wait, we’re back with another DemoCamp!
We’re changing things up this time around: Startup Calgary
and AcceleratorYYC have partnered together to host DemoCamp
Calgary 27 on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at the
AcceleratorYYC space. Don’t worry, beer is still available
As you know, DemoCamp Calgary is a free event, but ideally
we’d like everyone to register. Please do so here.
Don’t forget to… Read more…
Tue, Mar. 11, 2014 11:30am — 1:30pm
Session #1: Accelerating Knowledge Translation in the Social
& Clinical Sciences
Join us for a case study of LivingWorks and dive into the
topics of building a company from university research,
copyright & trademark protection, branding and their
implications for researchers today.
Carissa Connelly, BA: Manager, Outreach, Sparkup Inc.
Patti Derbyshire, MACAM: Chair, Associate Professor,
Marketing & Entrepreneurship, Mount Royal University
Martin P.J. Kratz, Q.C.: Head of Intellectual Property
Practice… Read more…
Thu, Mar. 20, 2014 11:00am — 12:30pm
A light lunch will be provided to attendees.
TEC Edmonton invites you to attend the TEC Venture Angels
Forum to observe investable companies present to investors.
Join us at this special event to network with top-quality
prospects and representatives from Canada’s largest
network of angel and venture capital investors.
About TEC Venture Angels
TEC Venture Angels combines two of Canada’s largest angel
investor networks: Edmonton’s TEC… Read more…
Thu, Mar. 20, 2014 12:00pm — 1:30pm
Topic of the March meeting
The next meeting will default to talking about OpenStack
Swift object storage as there are a couple of organizations
in Edmonton rolling out Swift.
However, I would love it if other members had different
topic ideas or something they specifically wanted to discuss
or demo. I go to a lot of meetups and do find it slightly
awkward when the person organizing… Read more…
Tue, Mar. 25, 2014 7:30am — 9:30am
Session #3 Innovation and the Energy Industry: Can Research
Turn into a Competitive Advantage?
Hear from industry, academic and business leaders on
leveraging research to create a competitive advantage. Learn
what is needed to facilitate cooperative efforts between
industry, Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs), and academia that
result in bringing energy tech to market.
Panelists: Eric Schmadtke, MBA: Vice President, EnerTech
Capital Duncan McInnis, PhD: Senior Water Supply Engineer,
Golder… Read more…
Tue, Mar. 25, 2014 12:30pm — 1:30am
The Coast to Coast (C2C) Seminar is an hour-long
presentation given on a scientific topic and is made
accessible to audiences at a number of remote sites across
Canada through collaboration technology. C2C Seminars are
held every two weeks throughout the academic year.
*Sensor Technologies for Managing Disease and Disability*
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 — 11:30 to 12:30 PST
Dr. Rafik A. Goubran, Professor and… Read more…
Sat, Mar. 29, 2014 10:00am — 4:00pm
Bring the special girl in your life to Girls Learning Code
and create a website together!
This workshop experience offers girls the opportunity to
learn how to use creativity to build an online web presence.
Girls will learn HTML and CSS basics by hacking pre-existing
text, links, images, and videos on various templates, and
then use their skills to create their very own fun business
website from… Read more…