Events

2017 Manning Innovation Symposium

Join us at the Symposium, to hear from and mingle with six innovators – four Manning Laureates and two OCAD U innovators. Their brief and dynamic presentations about their pathways to innovation will be followed by a complimentary lunch and a ‘speed innovating’ experience where you can connect one-on-one with these inspiring innovators and more.…

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Hatching a High Tech Startup

Tech startups have special challenges.  Founders need to keep an eye on technology disruption, they have to find, recruit and keep the best talent, and they have to stay ahead of their competition. In the early stages there are no funds and never enough resources or time. In spite of this tech startup founders find…

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Pitching to Investors Workshop

Pitching to Investors (2 sessions, 4 hours each) Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Workshops are hands-on sessions brought to you by experienced entrepreneurs. The workshops offer ventures the tools, mentoring and peer feedback they need to solve specific problems and develop essential business components. In each four-hour session you will generate a deliverable that you will use frequently…

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Sales ABC Workshop

Sales ABC Workshop on December 5, 12 and 19, 2017 (3 sessions, 4 hours each) Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Workshops are hands-on sessions brought to you by experienced entrepreneurs. The workshops offer ventures the tools, mentoring and peer feedback they need to solve specific problems and develop essential business components. In each four-hour session you will generate…

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The MarCom Toolkit (Marketing and Communications)

Marketing and Communications Workshop – November 16, 23 and 30, 2017 (3 sessions, 4 hours each) Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Workshops are hands-on sessions brought to you by experienced entrepreneurs. The workshops offer ventures the tools, mentoring, and peer feedback they need to solve specific problems and develop essential business components. In each four-hour session you will…

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Racialized Maternal Health Conference

The Racialized Maternal Conference is now accepting abstracts for their upcoming conference on the exploration of racialized maternal health through the lens of social determinants! This conference offers students and professionals the chance to come together and discuss efforts to improve racialized maternal-newborn healthcare practices in Canada. Abstracts are due on December 1st, and the…

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IBM’s Disruptive Innovation Forum 2017

Look around you. The predictions have come true. We live in a digital economy powered by a seismic shift in consumer expectations. Every day, disruptors are tapping into the power of data, AI and cloud technologies to design, build and run their businesses securely – at maximum speed and scale. Disruptors are leaders, not followers. Be a…

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LSO’s Annual Policy Forum

LSO’s Annual Policy Forum. On December 1, 2017, LSO will host its Annual Policy Forum, where life sciences leaders and senior government officials will discuss how we can move our sector to the top of the political agenda, positioning it for global success. Register Here

MaRS Studio Y Launch Student Work-Integrated Learning Fellowship

You’re invited to attend the official launch of the new MaRS Student Work-Integrated Learning (SWIL) Fellowship. The program will connect 400 Canadian university students to paid internships with scaling ventures in the MaRS ecosystem over the next three years. The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will join us for this special announcement. Date: November 24, 2017 Arrival: 8:30 a.m. Announcement: 9:00 a.m.…

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HealthEDGE 2017/2018: Devices for better care, better health & better science.

HealthEDGE Challenge:   Join us  Monday November 20th 4-7pm @ Autodesk to kick off HealthEDGE 2017/2018. Hear from Medical Device Startups in our community and learn more about this year’s events. The HealthEDGE Challenge focuses on further supporting and encouraging early stage ideation and prototyping of solutions that address real healthcare challenges. This is achieved…

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