Students to Startups works with universities and colleges to expose students to startup culture, hands-on experiences and connections to our startup community.

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student developer conference

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM | SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2016


Student DevCon is a chance to learn from some of the top developers in our community and around the world, put into action what you learn in hands-on workshops, and meet and connect with other student developers from across campuses. 

  • Topics: 
    • Machine Learning
    • Version Control
    • Game Development
    • Web Development
    • How To Get Hired At A Startup / Why You Should Work At A Startup
    • Panel: What I Wish I Knew When I Was A Student

Student DevCon is for university-level students with a focus on computing science. High school students with Comp Sci 20 or 30 are also encouraged to attend. 

Your registration fee includes: 

  • 6 Sessions: Keynotes, Workshops and Panels
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee, and Snacks
  • Startup Edmonton T-Shirt


March 3, 2016

Community show and tell – seven minutes, all demos, no powerpoint. DemoCamp is one of our most popular community events.

  • See new products and features before they hit the market. 
  • Get feedback on your projects. 
  • Hear about job opportunities. 
  • Connect with students from across campuses; free pizza for students prior to each DemoCamp! 

On Campus Programs

Fall 2015: Startup 101 and Preflight Beta programs on-campus. Dates and locations announced shortly. 


Being part of the community at Startup Edmonton has been really helpful to the development of our startup. We learned a lot going through the student summer program that helped us shape our product and company.
— Michael Wilson, Co-Founder/CEO, OMx