Events

Events

 

 

Nov. 7, 2014 – May. 10, 2015

  • 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…

  • TEC Venture Angels Forum

    Thu, Nov. 27, 2014 1:30pm — 3:00pm

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    TEC Venture Angels Forum

    Facilitating Investment in Alberta’s High-Tech Companies

    *November 27, 2014
    1:30pm – 3:00pm
    TEC Edmonton Atrium
    10230 Jasper Ave. (4th Floor)
    Edmonton, AB*

    *A light lunch will be provided to attendees.*

    TEC Edmonton invites you to attend the TEC Venture Angels
    Forum to see some of Northern Alberta’s fastest emerging
    opportunities. Several investable companies will present to
    investors 

    Join us at this special event to network with top-quality
    prospects and representatives… Read more…

  • Business Basics for Innovators

    Dec. 12 – 13, 2014 9:00am — 4:30pm

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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…

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