Jun. 27 – Dec. 28, 2014
Jun. 25 – 27, 2014 All Day
HPCS is a multi-disciplinary conference, considered Canada’s
premier advanced computing forum. Each year, Canadian
researchers, analysts, and IT professionals from academia
and industry gather to exchange the ideas, tools, and new
discoveries that are driving today’s innovations in
This year’s program is built around the theme of HPC Serving
Society and includes sessions focusing on Bioinformatics,
Big Data & Analytics, Computational Materials Science, Ocean
& Atmosphere Modelling,… Read more…
Sat, Jul. 19, 2014 5:00pm — 10:00pm
Digital Alberta is excited to host the 2014 Digital Alberta
Awards on July 19, 2014 at the Royal Alberta Museum
theatre in Edmonton.
Celebrating the best and the brightest in the world of
digital media, the Digital Alberta awards put a spotlight on
locally made innovations and inspirations. Entry
applications are open immediately.
Make your mark. Show Alberta your superpowers!
Nominate yourself or someone you admire today! Read more…
Aug. 16 – 17, 2014 All Day
TEC Venture Angels will be hosting an Investment Bootcamp
August 16-17, 2014.
Randy Thompson, Angel Investor and Director of TEC Venture
Angels, will provide startup founders with valuable insight
and exercises to help them ‘become the investor’ and
understand the process. Founders will get the exclusive
Talk directly with investors about what they look for
(including local Angel & VC guest speakers) Form connections
with influencers… Read more…
Aug. 22 – 24, 2014 All Day
Join us for the next edition of Startup Weekend where you
will be creating innovative solutions using open data
provided by The City of Calgary. Your goal is to identify
opportunities to build tools or services that would improve
service delivery and/or enhance the daily lives of
Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active
and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of
founding startups… Read more…
Sep. 8 – 9, 2014 All Day
Join us at CAMP for 2 full days of cutting-edge creative
technology, art and design. With 14 expert-lead
presentations and panels, 300+ attendees, and endless
Hosted at the Theatre Junction GRAND in Calgary.
More details Read more…
Sep. 11 – 12, 2014 All Day
Get ready to innovate, create change & disrupt common
What do an aerospace innovator, a four-time gold medal
Olympian and a Juno award winning singer-songwriter have in
They’re all keynote speakers at E-Town Festival 2014!
We’re collaborating with many partners to bring you a
magical event! Here’s what we have scheduled so far:
Chairman and CEO, X Prize Foundation; co-founder & chairman,
Singularity University; author, Abundance:… Read more…
Sep. 17 – 18, 2014 All Day
CANARIE’s National Summit is fast approaching! Get ready
for two days of collaboration and inspiration with leaders
from academia, industry and government, as they present the
innovations that are shaping our world and helping Canada
get there first.
Mark Stevenson, Author: An Optimist’s Tour of the Future
Dr. Marie D’Iorio, Executive Director, National Institute
Dr. Raymond Laflamme, Executive Director, Institute for
The Technologies of Tomorrow
Collaboration: The… Read more…
Sep. 24 – 25, 2014
Cyber Summit 2014 logo The two-day Summit will take place
September 24-25, 2014, in Banff, Alberta. It will offer
workshops and sessions that give practical, forward-thinking
skills and ideas to the province’s executives, managers and
technical staff who are shaping the future of next
More details/news-and-events/cyber-summit-archives/cyber-summit-2014/ Read more…
Thu, Oct. 16, 2014 2:00pm — 3:00pm
Created to bolster innovation in Canada’s business sector,
the Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP) helps
companies bridge the pre-commercialization gap by procuring
and testing late stage innovative goods and services within
the federal government before taking them to market.
This information session will provide an overview of how
BCIP can benefit Canadian companies.
Special Guest Speaker:
*Director, Build in Canada Innovation Program
*Helen Braiter has been with… Read more…
Oct. 17 – 19, 2014 All Day
An epic 54-hour entrepreneurial experience for… Youth +
Educators + Developers + Designers + Business Professionals
Youth! Ever wondered what it’s like to be your own boss?
Create something new? Be an entrepreneur?
Educators! Designers! Developers! Biz Devs! Have you ever
had an idea for improving education?
Here’s your chance to experience 54 hours of entrepreneurial
innovation as you transform your ideas into reality. Form a
team with… Read more…