ICE Series 5: Best Practices in Building Innovative Communities and Research Parks – from Waterloo to Alberta
Innovation Champion Co-hosts: Edmonton Research Park Business Consortium (ERPBC)
Join us for a panel session, food, networking, and community. Hear insights about innovation, community-building, and research park collaborations across Canada – drawing from mechanisms, systems, and best practices for building meaningful partnerships for greater impact.
- Mike Pereira, Manager, David Johnston Research + Technology Park, University of Waterloo
- Rajesh Jaiswal, MBA, PhD, Executive Director, Northern Alberta Business Incubator (NABI)
- Ahmad Jawad, MBA, CEO Intellimedia and ERPBC Steering Member
- Andrew MacIsaac, MSc, CEO API
- Ken Bautista, CEO & Co-Founder, Makespace Group and Co-Founder, Startup Edmonton, OG
- Gail Powley, P.Eng, President, Technology Alberta (Facilitator)
Date: Monday, May 29, 11:00 – 1:00 PM. Light Lunch Provided.
Location: Advanced Technology Centre – 9650 20 Ave NW, Edmonton
Program Managers from the First Jobs Program and ASTech Awards will be on hand to answer questions.
Required Dress Code: Business Casual
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