Events

Events

 

 

Jan. 31 – Aug. 3, 2014

  • Dragons’ Den at the Alberta School of Business

    Sat, Feb. 15, 2014 10:00am — 5:00pm

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    February 15, 2014
    10:00 am – 5:00 pm

    This television show gives aspiring entrepreneurs the
    opportunity to pitch their businesses to a panel of wealthy
    Canadian business moguls — the Dragons.

    The Dragons’ Den continues to seek entrepreneurs who think
    they have what it takes to seal a deal with the country’s
    most renowned business tycoons.

    Do you have a hot new invention or the next million-dollar
    idea? Does your… Read more…

  • TEC Edmonton — Intellectual Property Considerations in Business Transactions

    Wed, Feb. 26, 2014 11:45am — 1:30pm

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    Whether you’re a technology-based business considering
    your exit plan, or a business that is growing through
    technology acquisitions, intellectual property (IP) is an
    important asset to consider. How do you make sure you’re
    protecting your crucial innovations and know how? What part
    does intellectual property play in business transactions?
    How do you know you’re not leaving crucial IP assets or
    money on the table?

    In today’s technology-driven, highly… Read more…

  • Startup Grind Calgary Hosts Victoria Brilz

    Thu, Feb. 27, 2014 5:00pm — 8:00pm

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    Startup Grind – powered by Google for Entrepreneurs

    Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to
    educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly
    events in more than 40 cities and 20 countries featuring
    successful local founders, innovators, educators and
    investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on
    the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside
    chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences
    provide ample… Read more…

  • Make Fashion

    Sat, Mar. 1, 2014 7:00pm — 10:30pm

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    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
    electronics.

    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…

  • DemoCamp Calgary #27

    Wed, Mar. 5, 2014 6:30pm — 8:30pm

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    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
    for $5.

    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…

  • Innovate Calgary Spring 2014 Speaker Series

    Tue, Mar. 11, 2014 11:30am — 1:30pm

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    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.

    Panelists

    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…

  • TEC Venture Angels Forum Edmonton

    Thu, Mar. 20, 2014 11:00am — 12:30pm

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    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.

    REGISTER ONLINE

    About TEC Venture Angels

    TEC Venture Angels combines two of Canada’s largest angel
    investor networks: Edmonton’s TEC… Read more…

  • Canadian OpenStack Users Group March 2014 Meetup

    Thu, Mar. 20, 2014 12:00pm — 1:30pm

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    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…

  • Innovate Calgary Spring 2014 Speaker Series Session 3

    Tue, Mar. 25, 2014 7:30am — 9:30am

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    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…

  • Coast-to-Coast Series: Technology for Aging Well

    Tue, Mar. 25, 2014 12:30pm — 1:30am

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    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*

    *Date:*
    Tuesday, March 25, 2014 — 11:30 to 12:30 PST

    *Speaker Info:*

    Dr. Rafik A. Goubran, Professor and… Read more…

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