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commons membership

YOUR $35 ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP, INCLUDES:

  • $25 credit to apply to a workshop of your choice!
  • Invitations to Commons Socials, like Member Coffee, Startup Ski Trip and more.
  • Membership card for discounts and offers at our friends like Mercer Tavern, Pogo CarShare, and Fitset.

Preflight Membership

Preflight helps founders and product builders experiment and validate a scalable product idea. We take a hands-on approach to help you make the first real commitment to building a high growth tech-enabled startup. 


workshop SHOP 

BUSINESS MODEL 101: PREFLIGHT BETA

Having a great idea is just the first step to building an amazing product or service, there are lots of other factors to consider - like your customers, how to reach them, and what they are willing to pay. 

  • A one-page plan that will help you iterate on your idea as you learn about your customers.
  • Learn the ins & outs of building a business model.
  • Map your next steps.
  • Three hours of hands-on support and feedback.

*Preflight Beta is a prerequisite for our annual Preflight program - ongoing support through workshops and mentorship for early-stage technology companies.  


 

PRODUCT TOOL KIT: DESIGN THINKING 

One of our most requested workshops, our Product Toolkit helps you build products and services your customers will love.

We take a hands-on approach to learning human-centered design principles to move your ideas forward faster, with less wasted resources.

  • Ask the right questions.
  • Make feedback routine.
  • Build fast with prototypes (for services, products & technology.)
  • Build solutions that resonate with your customers.
  • Use your toolkit to share compelling stories to engage with your customers.

special events

Student Devcon 2017 - MARCH 25, 2017

THE BEST OPPORTUNITY TO LEVEL UP YOUR DEVELOPMENT SKILLS AND PREPARE FOR AN AWESOME JOB.

Join us for a full-day of workshops, panels, and hands-on experience with CTOs and Dev Teams from our city's fastest growing tech companies. 

Learn the skills and resources you need to get hired & that you won't learn at University: version control, real-world team communication tools, maintenance protocols and practices.

  • Hear from Founders and top technical talent at local scaling companies. Past companies include Jobber, Granify, Drivewyze, gskinner, plus special guests from AirBnB and Apple! 

  • Get details on how to get hired and be successful once you join a team!  

  • Show don't tell! Recruiters demo exactly what startups are looking for when hiring for technical positions.

  • Inspired to start your own project or product? Connect with the Startup Edmonton team about programs and supports for students interested in entrepreneurship.

  • Edmonton, Alberta, Canada | Shaw Conference Centre, 9797 Jasper Avenue.

Your $35 ticket is all inclusive! MEALS + WORKSHOPS + JOB MIXER + SWAG