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June 2014
Free

We Are Wearables Toronto event happening on June 23rd

June 23, 2014 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
MaRS Centre,
CR-3 101 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7 Canada
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The June We Are Wearables Toronto event explores Connected Textiles as we look at how connected clothing can help us better express ourselves (MeU) and better understand ourselves (Hexoskin). The night will kick off with IDC Canada presenting findings from its recent report “Canadian Consumer Wearables 2014-2018 Forecast”. After that Toronto-based MeU will present and demo its LED matrix meant to be worn on the body to display information. Followed by Montreal-based Hexoskin who will present and demo its biometric…

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July 2014
$750

Launch Academy – The Lean Entrepreneur Program

July 7, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - August 27, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Launch Academy,
300-128 W. Hastings, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1K6 Canada
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The Lean Entrepreneur Program provides first-time entrepreneurs and career-changers with the best practices for building a lean startup. This program focuses on what’s essential to you in your first six months of your startup journey, covering topics from incorporating your business to acquiring your first customer. Learning Outcomes Understanding and implementing the fundamentals of lean methodology Understanding and implementing customer development processes Learning the step-by-step guide of operating a small tech-based business Implementing tips and tricks of multi-channel distribution with minimal resources…

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Be Like Ada

July 19, 2014

1 Day, 8 Hours of Fun, 500 New Friends BE LIKE ADA BOOTCAMP Develop your own superpower…learn to code! July 19th 9am-5pm Vancouver  

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August 2014
$20

Microsoft Kinect For Windows Weekend Hackathon (August 8th – 10th)

August 8, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - August 10, 2014 @ 1:00 pm
Kitchener Studio Project,
44 Gaukel St, Kitchener, ON N2G 4P3 Canada
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Waterloo Region is hosting the only Canadian location for the Microsoft Kinect for Windows Hackathon tour! Microsoft is bringing a crew of their top Kinect engineers Kitchener to help make this hackathon weekend a great experience. This hackathon welcomes Developers, UI/UX designers, artists, gamers, roboticists, engineers, product managers, marketing visionaries, entrepreneurs… anyone interesting in learning how to use Kinect v2 features for innovative creations. Come as a team, form a team when you arrive or work independently. Bring your talent,…

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September 2014
$750.00

Launch Academy’s “The Lean Entrepreneur Program” starts September 16th

September 16, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - October 9, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Launch Academy,
300-128 W. Hastings, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1K6 Canada
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The Lean Entrepreneur Program provides first-time entrepreneurs and career-changers with the best practices for building a lean startup. This program focuses on what’s essential to you in your first six months of your startup journey, covering topics from running and designing a startup experiment to acquiring your first customers. Learning Outcomes Understanding and implementing the fundamentals of lean methodology Understanding and implementing customer development processes Learning the step-by-step guide of operating a small tech-based business Implementing tips and tricks of…

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Workshop: How to Ship, and Overcome the Cliché – Hardware is Hard

September 27, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
MaRS Centre,
CR-3 101 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7 Canada
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Do you have a hardware project in the works but don’t have an industrial designer or manufacturing lead on the team? This hardware workshop with give you the tools to figure out how to design, prototype, line up manufacturing at scale, and bring your product to market. Together with a group of seasoned founders, industry experts and MaRS Commons, we bring you a comprehensive workshop open to a small group of 20. Join in with some like-minded entrepreneurs for a…

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December 2014
Free

Online to Offline: How local mobile search drives in-store traffic

December 2, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
SweetIQ Office,
615 René-Lévesque Blvd W 10th Floor, Montreal, Quebec H3B1P5 Canada
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SweetIQ and Thirdshelf In collaboration with LBMA are pleased to host a meet- up that will explore How Local Mobile Drives In-Store Traffic Guest speakers Mohannad El-Barachi, Co-founder and CEO, SweetIQ Mohannad (Mo) is a veteran of all things web, having accumulated over 15 years of experience in cloud services architecture and technology expertise. Since the late 90’s, Mo has been aligning business and technical strategies to help build everything from digital asset management systems to roaming mobile telephony platforms,…

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February 2015
Free

We Are Wearables: Wearables for Women Panel + Smart Jewellery

February 3 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
MaRS Discovery District Centre,
101 College Street, Toronto, Ontario Canada
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If wearables are going to succeed they need to be worn and in order for people to wear them they need to look a lot more fashionable. Fashion and design is a huge talking point around wearable technology right now especially when it comes to the female demographic. Many critics have recently suggested that wearable companies are either making devices void of style or are using overly girly and almost insulting designs. This month, we have put together a panel…

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Free

Microsoft Industry Collision Day happening at Communitech on February 12th

February 12
Communitech Hub,
151 Charles Street West, Kitchener, ON ON N2G 1H6 Canada
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Microsoft is closely watching what’s happening in Waterloo Region tech and looking to form deep connections with local companies in a variety of ways – regardless of the platform on which you develop. Connect with Microsoft’s top influencers at Communitech’s next Industry Collision Day. Microsoft will send top influencers to our region to meet with high-potential startups. You’ll learn about self-serve programs like BizSpark, and the Microsoft Ventures Accelerator, for which they are actively seeking Canadian companies to participate in…

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March 2015
$200

Canada’s Inaugural Crowdfunding Summit is happening March 3rd

March 3
MaRS Centre,
CR-3 101 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7 Canada
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Become a part of Canada’s rapidly growing industry & learn what opportunities await you as an entrepreneur, service provider or investor. On Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at MaRS Discovery in Toronto for an exclusive opportunity to learn vital content and network with industry experts gathering to highlight economic progress, regulatory updates, emerging opportunities, best practices, insights and trends impactful to the future growth of the Canadian crowdfunding industry. The full day conference will cover all aspects of crowdfunding including equity/investment,…

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