UAlberta Innovation Showcase


The Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR), Future Energy Systems, Graduate Students' Association (GSA), Science To Business (S2BN) Edmonton Chapter, and the University of Alberta Alumni are coming together to launch the Innovation Showcase and Connect Events. Researchers from all disciplines will present virtual posters through Twitter, sharing knowledge [...]

Simplify & Scale Industrial IoT with Octave™ and Microsoft Azure IoT


According to IoT Now, 75% of Industrial IoT (IIoT) projects fail at the pilot stage. The most persistent roadblock to IIoT success is “complexity”. This complexity manifests itself in a variety of areas: the lack of interoperability between Operational Technology (OT) and Information Technology (IT), the absence of specialized technology and expertise required to [...]

Digital Collaboration Summit


Keep business moving forward equipped with faster, smarter decision making skills and the best collaboration tools to get the job done. Free registration for the Digital Collaboration Summit is now open: link here. We have a stacked line-up of international industry leaders, and two incredible keynote speakers (take a look!), and [...]


Content Marketing 101


Over 90% of marketers say their company views content as a business asset, according to the Content Marketing Institute. So, is your content working to grow your bottom line? In this interactive workshop, explore how to blend strategy and storytelling to create content that helps drive revenue. Not exactly sure [...]


Inventures 2021 is 72 hours of nonstop creative collisions. From awe-inspiring keynotes and expert panels, to thrilling startup pitches and informal networking. Make connections, strike deals and launch creative ideas into overdrive! PITCH YOUR WAY TO $10K Startup Pitch Event – Apply by May 14! Get your application in now for the [...]

Eureka Global Innovation Summit


Eureka Global Innovation Summit, May 18-20, 2021. Eureka is the worlds biggest public network for international cooperation in R&D and innovation present in over 45 countries.  Canada is a partner country, and Canadian organisations participating in international R&D projects are eligible for funding through Eureka’s Network projects, Globalstars, Eurostars and [...]

CRIN Digital Oil and Gas Technology Competition Launch


This May 18, you’re invited to the launch of the Digital Oil and Gas Technology Competition offered by the Clean Resource Innovation Network (CRIN). This competition asks innovators from across the country to identify breakthrough digital technology solutions that address environmental and economic challenges in Canada’s oil and gas sector. We’re looking for [...]

Implementing & De-risking AI


Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been extensively used in the last few years and is a buzzword that many industries use these days. At Intelius AI, we view AI as the application of Advanced Analytics to facilitate better decision-making leveraging data. In this session, we will describe how businesses should utilize [...]

Social Change through Entrepreneurship

Headlines over the past year illustrating the health risks to frontline workers — from grocery clerks to meat-packers to sex workers — have shone a spotlight on the need to better protect marginalized communities. Could entrepreneurship be used as a social innovation tool to carve out a safe space? Join [...]

We’ve Always Done It This Way – Creative Disruption and AI for Business


Companies have been repeatedly bombarded during the past year with advice to “pivot, pivot, pivot!" Many successful small and medium business owners have struggled with incorporating digital transformation into their already successful business models - particularly those who have enjoyed years of success. This workshop provides a framework for how [...]