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Jan
17
11:30 AM11:30

Roundhouse Pop-up!

  • Startup Edmonton - Front Reception (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Roundhouse, a new coworking space catering to Edmonton’s community of changemakers, is proud to host a monthly pop-up social enterprise market with Startup Edmonton. You can meet local, social innovators and entrepreneurs, learn more about their efforts and shop their socially-minded goods. 

Join us for January’s pop-up social market enterprise, featuring our friend and local activist Shaun Fehr from Tuff Sprout. Shaun will be sharing how Tuff Sprout support’s children facing challenges and tells their stories through selling empowerment blankets. 

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Oct
21
10:00 AM10:00

Ladies Learning Code: HTML & CSS Level 2: Learn How to Build an Online Resume

Ladies Learning Code is a Canada-wide not-for-profit organization providing women (and men) the opportunity to learn beginner-friendly computer programming and other technical skills through hands-on workshops in a social and collaborative way.

Have you taken our HTML and CSS workshop? Looking to expand your web-development skills? Wonder what all this CSS3 stuff is about? CSS is a powerful language used to create layout and design for web pages. Without CSS, the web would not be as pretty!

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Google Shop - Celebrating Canadian Tech - Build a Product Toolkit
Jun
25
1:30 PM13:30

Google Shop - Celebrating Canadian Tech - Build a Product Toolkit

Presented in partnership with leading Canadian incubators and accelerators, this series of workshops is designed with the Canadian entrepreneur in mind.

Want to build products and services your customers will love? Then join Startup Edmonton at the Google shop, where you’ll learn human-centered design principles to move your ideas forward fast, with less wasted resources. You’ll also learn how to ask the right questions, make a feedback routine, build fast prototypes, build solutions that resonate with customers, and more.

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Jun
7
12:00 PM12:00

Ask Me Anything with Randy Thompson, VA Angels

Join us on Wednesday, June 7th for an AMA (Ask Me Anything) with Randy Thompson, VA Angels Founder, Fund Manager, Entrepreneur, and Investor. With 130+ members, 151 deals, and more than $44 million invested, VA Angels is committed to making seed investments in Western Canada's most promising tech-enabled companies.

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AccelerateAB
Apr
19
8:00 AM08:00

AccelerateAB

AccelerateAB creates collisions between Alberta entrepreneurs and supporters

Be a part of Alberta’s annual celebration of tech and entrepreneurship. AccelerateAB will be held at the BMO Centre at Stampede Park in Calgary, Alberta on April 19th, 2017. Join over 400 of Alberta’s most innovative entrepreneurs, investors, key leaders, and supporters for a full day of amazing speakers, pitches, networking, and celebrating.

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Mar
18
10:00 AM10:00

Ladies Learning Code: WordPress for Beginners: Create Your Own WordPress Theme

Ladies Learning Code is a Canada-wide not-for-profit organization providing women (and men) the opportunity to learn beginner-friendly computer programming and other technical skills through hands-on workshops in a social and collaborative way.

*Please note that signing up on Meetup.com does not guarantee you a ticket. Tickets must be purchased on EventBrite. Email edmonton@ladieslearningcode.com for more information.

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Mar
16
1:30 PM13:30

AMA (Ask Me Anything) with Patrick Lor from 500 Startups Canada

Join us on Thursday, March 16th for an AMA with Patrick Lor from 500 Startups Canada. He'll give you the inside scoop on their $30M fund seed fund, including the best ways to get their attention when you're looking for funding. He'll also talk about their network of startup programs including the Seed Program for which they're currently scouting companies. The next batch starts at the end of April.

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CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap
Nov
15
6:30 PM18:30

CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap

CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap is a documentary that examines the reasons why more girls and people of color are not seeking opportunities in computer science and explores how cultural mindsets, stereotypes, educational and sexism all play roles in this national crisis.

Following the film there will be a Q&A panel discussion with local experts including Dr. Margaret Ann-Armour (WISEST), Bree Emerson (Ladies Learning Code), Stephanie Remniak (NAIT) and Maureen Engel (University of Alberta).

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HackEd Fall 24-hour hackathon
Nov
12
to Nov 13

HackEd Fall 24-hour hackathon

HackEd Fall: A 24-hour hackathon by Computer Engineering Club

Hackathons are for hacking: creating and collaborating on software and hardware projects. HackEd Fall is aimed at getting beginners into hacking by providing mentors, API access, prizes and food. This is a valuable and awesome experience for all. 

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YEG Stupid Hackathon, Organized by Tammy Lee and Lauren Briske
Aug
20
9:00 AM09:00

YEG Stupid Hackathon, Organized by Tammy Lee and Lauren Briske

The Stupid Shit No One Needs and Terrible Ideas Hackathon!

Exactly what you would expect: a one-day event where participants create projects that have no value whatsoever and solve problems that don't even exist. It's also a great way to stretch your skills for a project that doesn't really matter!

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Safeguarding Critical Infrastructures in a Hyper Connected Global Economy
Jun
21
9:00 AM09:00

Safeguarding Critical Infrastructures in a Hyper Connected Global Economy

Information and Communications Technology Council presents: Safeguarding Critical Infrastructures in a Hyper Connected Global Economy. 

Topics:

  • ICTC presentation on the impact of cyber security on Canadian businesses
  • Practical cyber practices for your Business
  • Building cyber capability and capacity
  • A featured speaker from industry
  • Q&A with cyber security industry expert to share and disseminate cyber security best practices
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Open Data Day
Mar
5
9:30 AM09:30

Open Data Day

Edmonton Public Library and the City of Edmonton are partnering again to celebrate International Open Data Day 2016

Calling all hackers, developers, designers, statisticians and anyone with an interest in open data to spend the day experimenting and creating with open data.

City of Edmonton staff involved in open data will be on site to answer questions, propose ideas and hear your thoughts on how open data can be mobilized to improve the lives of Edmontonians.

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Jan
25
to Jan 31

ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING WEEK 2016

Produced by EE Club, CE Club and EP Club at the University of Alberta.

We would like to invite you to participate in the second annual ECE Week at the University of Alberta (U of A). ECE Week is an opportunity for you and your company to meet and interact with up and coming engineering talent from the U of A. The events will be held on the U of A campus the week of January 25th to the 31st, 2016. This student run event is designed to introduce and connect our over 650 Electrical, Computer and Engineering Physics students with industry.

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GOOGLE EVENTS WITH ADSTER CREATIVE: Micro Moments & Consumer Journey
Nov
16
8:30 AM08:30

GOOGLE EVENTS WITH ADSTER CREATIVE: Micro Moments & Consumer Journey

Back by popular demand, Adster Creative will host the Google Partners team live in Edmonton for their second visit @ Startup Edmonton (located in the Mercer Building) at #301, 10359 – 104 Street. This go around the Adster & Google team will discuss:

  • The shift to mobile, and how this has altered the consumer journey
  • How this opens up opportunities like never before for Canadian SMBs. By being relevant and helping consumers solve problems, SMBs can win every moment that matter
  • How small businesses can actually win these moments – be nimble, smart, listen to consumers, and understand this new consumer journey
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IGNITE EDMONTON FESTIVAL
Sep
9
to Sep 10

IGNITE EDMONTON FESTIVAL

Ignite Edmonton is a new initiative from Edmonton Economic Development, aimed at fostering entrepreneurship, innovation and creativity in our city. The Ignite Edmonton Festival takes the best of the original E-Town Festival, infusing it with even more creative problem solving, hands-on experiences through masterclasses, innovation labs and social spaces. 

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