May. 1 – Nov. 1, 2015
Mar. 10 – May. 28, 2015
*2015 Funding Roadshow Overview*
At the 2015 Funding Roadshow, entrepreneurs working on
an innovative solution will get the chance to pitch their
business to a panel of angels, VCs, banks and government
organizations. Entrepreneur teams will individually pitch
in a closed setting to:
Receive candid feedback on their pitch
Have experts validate their business model
Meet funders and in certain cases get funded
Win a trip to pitch… Read more…
Fri, May. 1, 2015
In preparation for the Geoscience Hackathon over the
weekend, we’ll be hosting a bootcamp — open to anyone who
wants to find out more about scientific computing,
especially in the SciPy stack, and building web applications
This will be a hands-on event! Bring a laptop.
You will learn how to build a Python web application in the
Google App Engine framework…. Read more…
Mon, May. 4, 2015
Mobile Monday is an informal grassroots event that happens
around the world on the first Monday of every month for
mobile developers, carriers, and connected individuals, and
includes industry gossip, tech talk, and lots of beer. With
125,000 members worldwide, Mobile Monday is a big deal in
the global mobile industry.
December’s MoMo: Mo!Ho!Ho!
Join us for the year end MoMo featuring:
1. Vivametrica talking about wearables
2. 2014… Read more…
Thu, May. 7, 2015 9:30am
Informal coffee’s are held each week for one hour in two
locations through the city. This coffee session is for non
members of the Chamber.
*Chamber members are welcome to join the online
site, share their own testimonials and their experiences
The Calgary Chamber currently represents nearly 1700
businesses in the city and is rapidly growing. We have
changed our membership model, our social media platform and
outreach and are… Read more…
Thu, May. 21, 2015
This peer group meeting will be an informal sharing session
in which members outline their perspectives, experiences,
and best practices related to the topic.
*Already a member of the group?* Registration links for
each session will be sent to you via email, or you can visit
theCFO LinkedIn Group for details.
*If you are interested in joining the CFO Group,
please click here.*
*About the CFO Group:*
CFOs and top finance executives… Read more…
Thu, May. 28, 2015
a newly opened coworking program powered by Innovate
Calgary[http://www.innovatecalgary.com], is where physical
space, mentorship, accountability and peer support combine
to help you launch and grow a successful startup.
Drop in for snacks and drinks, explore the space, chat with
staff and come discover for yourself what The Inc. is all
Date: May 28, 2015
Time: Drop in between 3 – 5 PM
Location: The Inc., Alastair Ross Technology Centre, 3553 –
31 Street… Read more…
Fri, May. 29, 2015 7:00pm
Are you someone who loves to explore data and wants to do
good for the community? Then join this exciting DataThon
hosted by Data for Good – Calgary.
Bring your data skills and get ready to dive into the
valuable operational datasets that will be made available
for analytics and visualization.
Below is an outline of the schedule for the weekend with
specific details included for each day.
Please read it over… Read more…
Tue, Jun. 2, 2015
ACAMP is proud to present the ACAMP Seminar Series, a series
of quarterly technology commercialization events aimed at
bringing together Alberta’s innovation community.
Designed, hosted, and launched in 2009 by ACAMP, this
innovative seminar series covers the following market
sectors: Cleantech, Health and Medical, Conventional Energy
and Unmanned Vehicles.
Seminar Focus: Applications of Robotics & Intelligent
The Unmanned Vehicles and Robotics Industries are seeing
significant growth in Alberta, Canada and… Read more…
Wed, Jun. 3, 2015
Always remember – a dollar saved from costs goes directly
towards the bottom line.
Using your dollar wisely can go a long way, especially for a
startup, and the first step is planning ahead! You want to
be proactive, not reactive, because it forces you to act
under pressure, potentially paying more for something than
you should. Monitoring your inventory (and personnel!)
levels, allow you to effectively cut… Read more…
Fri, Jun. 5, 2015
“You are only as good as the people you hire” ~ Ray
When first starting out, culture & vision are beginning to
take shape and the initial hiring process, whether it be
contract workers, part timers, will can have a huge impact
on both. Finances are tight, and ensuring you can attract
the right people, at an affordable rate, can be difficult.
How can you attract… Read more…