Diversity in Technology

Sarah Ball

Diversity in Technology is brought to you by the creators of the world’s largest Women in Tech event series. We empower individuals and assist companies in reshaping their culture to improve equality. Diversity and inclusion is one of the biggest challenges facing the tech industry today, from the talent pipeline to products and services. When businesses consist of people from … Read More

Women of Silicon Valley

Sarah Ball

Women of Silicon Valley enables people and organizations to connect, learn and take action on gender diversity and inclusion. We do not shy away from controversy and we look to open people’s minds to new ideas by pushing boundaries. Through inspirational keynotes, deep insight into tech trends and business strategy, technical classes, and career development workshops, this conference provides all … Read More

CSW Arctic // Europe 2018

Sarah Ball

This conference will bring the latest developments in crowdsourcing to centre stage, focusing around trending topics such as Finance, ICO’s & Green Bonds, Energy & Sustainability, Innovation & CrowdGaming, and Agriculture & Farming in the Sharing Economy. Why attend? European and other international business leaders and changemakers will gather in Luleå & Vuollerim during the 5-day conference to share how crowdsourcing … Read More

McInnes Cooper legal office hours

Sarah Ball

Meet with McInnes Cooper for a 30-minute legal consultation during their office hours. McInnes Cooper can help you with: 1) How and when to incorporate 2) Setting up your capital structure, including founder shares and stock options 3) Structuring a financing round 4) Review of simple contracts 5) Dealing with employees, including hiring and firing 6) Dispute resolution advice Please … Read More

Networking event with a local entrepreneur in medical analytics

Sarah Ball

Come meet and talk with an Ottawa based start-up founder, Suzana Vukovic, who founded intelliMED Solutions in 2016. IntelliMED focus on improving the entire spectrum for the Continuum of Care for clients through the use of intelligent vital monitoring, processing and future integration into all enhanced healthcare. Suzana will tell us how she became an entrepreneur. She will describe her … Read More

Social Media for Non-Profit Organizations

Sarah Ball

More than half of Canadians use social media. Does your non-profit make the most of free social media tools to recruit volunteers, serve clients, influence decision makers and motivate supporters to take action? Learning Objectives Learn about Facebook and Twitter’s role in an organization’s communications strategy. Get tips to create great content that engages followers. Be guided through free tools … Read More

Toronto Tech Summit 2018

Sarah Ball

Following up on our sold-out 2017 event, we hope you can join us in our 6th annual Toronto Tech Summit, the first conference to focus on Artificial Intelligence for the Customer Experience space! The Toronto Tech Summit is a day focused around revolutionizing, modernizing, and crafting incredible experiences through technology. With a focus on customer experience, our innovative and knowledgeable speakers … Read More

Toronto FinTech Startup Conference

Sarah Ball

Learn to develop your own Startup in the FinTech Market What will I learn during this conference/workshop? You will learn basic tools, systems, strategies, methods to implement in the FinTech Industry You Will learn to develop your own High Quality Startup Ideas in the Fintech Industry You will learn to research FinTech markets, industries and technologies You will learn to … Read More

Spring’s Leaders Roundtable – Meet & Greet Successful Like-minded Entrepreneurs

Sarah Ball

90% of startups fail in the first year of operations. Don’t end up as another statistic! Join us on March 6th to learn more about Spring’s Leaders Roundtables. Without the proper support system of peers and mentors, you’re missing out on a crucial factor of success. If you’re an entrepreneur working on a business that will change the world and improve the lives of … Read More

FORENSIC TECHNOLOGY EXPERT ACCESS

Sarah Ball

Joseph Coltson, Partner, National Leader, Clients & Markets, Forensic Technology and Cyber Response at KPMG Forensic Inc. Joseph has over 25 years of forensic and investigative experience. He has testified at all levels of court proceedings and has been qualified as an expert witness in both criminal and civil matters. He has taught and developed Data Forensic, eDiscovery, cyber and investigative … Read More

GAMING & ANIMATION INDUSTRY COFFEES

Sarah Ball

Now in its third year, join local game & animation industry artists, producers, executives, entrepreneurs, enthusiasts, & everything in between for informal conversation and networking, every Tuesday, 7:30am-11:00am (or later) over the great coffee in the Library Room at Third Space Coffee, Dolphin Ave, Kelowna. No agenda, just networking and discussion.

VIAfest – F*ckUp Night VOL.8

Amy Nguyen

Everyone’s favourite night. Nothing like watching accomplished, confident people share their still-raw, professional disasters with a crowd of 200+ colleagues who have been drinking beer. Better than crying. Cheaper than therapy. F*ckUp Nights is a global movement where stories of failed businesses and projects are told, questioned and celebrated. It started in 2012 in Mexico City and we’ve brought it to Victoria. 3 “f*ckuppers” … Read More

The Future of Work in Canada: Emerging Trends and Opportunities

Amy Nguyen

What are some of the trends currently defining the new world of work in Canada, and what does our future look like? What opportunities can be seized to build more competitive, prosperous, and inclusive organizations? This mini-conference, presented in partnership with Deloitte Canada, will feature panel discussions and presentations by representatives from Deloitte, Brookfield Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Vancity, Futurpreneur, … Read More