Mar. 7 – Sep. 7, 2014
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…
Mon, Apr. 7, 2014 8:30am — 3:30pm
The Graphics, Animation and New Media Network of Centres of
Excellence (“GRAND”) is pleased to hold a workshop at
the University of Alberta on April 7, 2014 on the general
theme of advances in game development technologies, game
design, etc., and will include presentations from agencies
and organizations providing funding to startups and SMEs and
general support to the graphics, animation and game
Aside from being… Read more…
Thu, Apr. 17, 2014 11:45am — 1:00pm
Presented by Cybera (Alberta’s non-profit technology
Startup Edmonton has partnered with the national
DAIR/projects/cloud-resources/dair/ (Digital Accelerator for
Innovation and Research) program, which gives entrepreneurs
access to free cloud computing services for up to one year
while they test their products. Cybera is also providing
free cloud to Alberta makers, researchers and developers
through the Rapid Access Cloud/projects/cloud-resources/rapid-access-cloud/ pilot.
So what can you do with these tools?
Both cloud resources… Read more…
Thu, Apr. 24, 2014 12:00pm — 1:30pm
We’ll be having the April 2014 #canstack meetup on this day.
We’ll meet in-person in Edmonton, as well as online. Voice
and video conferencing information to follow, but we’ll
likely use Google Hangouts again as that seemed to work out
Icehouse release Upcoming summit Canadian organizations
If there are any ideas for what we should discuss, please
the organizer know.
University of Alberta,… Read more…
Apr. 29 – May. 1, 2014 All Day
Designed for Higher Education IT Staff and Management
Professionals at B.C.’s Colleges, Universities and
This year, the BCNET Conference will be bigger and better
than ever. We aim to bring together higher education
information technology professionals, including staff,
management and executives, to improve learning, sharing,
collaboration and productivity across the entire sector. No
matter what your role is, our integrated program will
provide you with ways to enrich… Read more…