Now open: entrepreneur office hours

Plus, a game-changer for founders and the journey to becoming a mobile developer

Welcome to the Midweek Memo: a weekly digest of the city’s top tech events, personnel moves, job openings, and industry opportunities.

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Entrepreneur Office Hours | March 19 & 26

  • Are you looking for one-on-one support for your startup in Calgary? Join Osler and Peer Guidance on March 19 and 26 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Osler office.

  • Immerse yourself in one-on-one sessions to gain insights into growth, capital, financial and intellectual property strategies, legal and organizational structures, people strategies, and business development.

  • To book a one-on-one meeting, email: [email protected]

  • Please specify your preferred date in your subject line. We look forward to answering your questions.

  • Join a conversation about going from React to React Native in order to become a Mobile Developer.

  • This panel brings together folks who have learned React then React Native in order to become a mobile developer. The panel features:

  • Session 6 of the Thriving Minds series explores how to navigate tough conversations with the folks we work with.

  • Collectively Tangled and Peer Guidance, in partnership with Platform Calgary, Innovate Calgary, and Rainforest Alberta, bring you the sixth and final session in this six-session series where we explore common challenges experienced by entrepreneurs and individuals working in the startup and innovation space.

  • With the mission of enhancing healthcare accessibility to underserved communities, PurposeMed now serves thousands of patients each month across their multiple verticals.

  • Their latest offering is a virtual clinic designed to provide gender-affirming healthcare to trans, non-binary, and gender-diverse patients.

  • The company has captured the attention of industry experts, ranking #2 in the Companies-to-Watch category of Deloitte's Technology Fast 50™ program and being listed as one of the top 15 startups in Canada by LinkedIn.

  • Join this chat with Amaan Banwait, PurposeMed’s co-founder and COO, to find out what the day-to-day is like in a purpose-driven company and what plans they have for reinventing the future of healthcare.


Nominate a Cleantech Superstar for the Alberta Cleantech Awards!

Nominations are open for the second annual Alberta Cleantech Awards. We're looking for visionaries and innovators propelling Alberta's cleantech landscape towards a greener, more sustainable future.

Do you know someone leading the charge? 

The 2024 AB Cleantech Awards are presented by Foresight, with support from Bonsai Growth and Fasken.

  • Research from Wharton shows that Networked Founders will produce the largest profit margins, generate the most revenue growth, and are more scalable than traditional start-ups. Think of Uber, Airbnb, and TripAdvisor. All billion-dollar companies have scaled fast because of being Networked.

  • And it's not just about 'networking'. Networked Founders lead with the principle of helping others, creating relationships, and building collaborative partnerships, both inside and outside your company.

  • For founders, this is more than a strategy; it's a game-changer.

  • Join peers in person or online for two days jam-packed with digital marketing best practices, latest trends, practical solutions, strategy, and networking.

  • Plus, check out the next generation of technology and innovation: internet, mobile, adtech, martech, and SaaS technology.

Inventures 2024 | May 29-31

  • Take part in three days with the brightest minds, angel investors, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, and industry leaders from across the globe that are solving the most critical issues of our time.

  • Inventures 2024 content tracks are:

    • Growing up: Food tech, farm to fork

    • Earth tech: Building everything better

    • Tech triathlon: Quantum + AI + IoT

    • Entrepreneurship: Accelerating scale-up

    • Blurring boundaries: Tech at work

    • Live long, live well: Unveiling health data

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