Seven new local events
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Welcome to the Midweek Memo: a weekly digest of the city’s top tech events, personnel moves, job openings, and industry opportunities.
Before we get into this, check out the results from the Weekly Poll: On Sunday, we asked if your work is related to artificial intelligence. 80% of you said yes.
Now, on to your Midweek Memo…
Calgary Tech Events
Featured: Innovation Week Launch Party | Nov. 23
Apply to be one of Launch Party’s Top 10 Startups!
Innovation Week 2023 will wrap by highlighting some of Calgary’s most promising startups at Launch Party — the largest startup-focused showcase of the year.
2,000+ people will come together to celebrate Calgary’s tech community and put a spotlight on 10 startups that made their mark this last year. Hundreds of companies have been showcased at Launch Party over the years, including big names like SkipTheDishes, StellarAlgo, Orpyx, Virtual Gurus, Red Iron Labs, and more.
The Value of International Partnerships | Aug. 22
Learn about a variety of international services tailored for startups and hear inspiring stories from a lineup of successful local startups that have triumphed through the power of international partnerships.
Finally, discover how these collaborations can fast-track your growth, boost market presence, and mitigate risks for your venture.
Faculty of Science Innovation Fair | Aug. 30
Delve into the world of cutting-edge ideas and advancements that are shaping the future and witness firsthand the incredible work happening at the University of Calgary’s faculty of science
Hear from the experts — including an IP strategy advisor, an IP transfer specialist, an IP-backed startup founder, and an IP funder — on the common problems startups face with IP.
Plus, a sneak peek into some funding that will help you with your IP strategy.
Learn about the Life Sciences Fellowship (LSF) from Alberta Innovates and Innovate Calgary, which includes $200K, expert support, and tech development space.
THRIVE Venture Studio Agrithon | Sept. 14
After an intense 24-hour agriculture hackathon, join for the resulting Agrithon pitches and networking reception.
Network with fellow agrifood tech enthusiasts, industry experts, and potential collaborators following the pitches.
The Toast Summit - For More Women in Tech | Sept. 21
The Toast Summit will bring together a growing community of women who are ready to dive deep, get real, and reignite their passion for what tech can truly be.
Toast is also offering one free month of membership with the code FIRSTFREE.
Long Calgary | Oct. 16
Bringing together the people who have chosen Calgary as home base to create, invest and innovate.
Expect raw talks, facilitated discussion, and good drinks and eats.
Founders Coffee | Every Tuesday and Wednesday
TNT Happy Hour | Every Thursday
Calgary Tech Jobs
4 more opportunities for you
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