Four events Alberta entrepreneurs should know about in April

April 4, 2019 ATB Financial

Whether you’re a “wantrepreneur” with the beginnings of a business idea or an established business owner, there’s no overstating the importance of continuous education, networking and relationship-building.

That’s why we’ve handpicked a number of entrepreneur-focused events across Alberta to share with you this month. From networking events to pitch competitions, we’ve highlighted some of the best events for entrepreneurs throughout the province.

The Art of Leadership for Women

Date: April 4, 5-10pm Location: Calgary Telus Convention Centre North Building - Hall XE, 120 9 Ave SE Perfect for: Female business owners, leaders and entrepreneurs looking for ways to shape a brighter future. The Art Of Leadership for Women will feature a number of well-known speakers, including Malala Yousafzai, Bloomberg Technology’s Emily Chang and Salesforce’s Tiffani Bova.

Learn more: https://www.theartof.com/leadership-women-calgary-2019

Alberta Food and Beverage Expo, Red Deer

Date: April 6, 5-10pm Location: Westerner Park Prairie Pavillion, 4847A 19 St Red Deer Perfect for: Entrepreneurs in the food and beverage industry, foodies, beer and wine aficionados, and anyone looking to network and learn more about local Red Deer restaurants, pubs and suppliers.

Learn more: http://eatdrinkalberta.com/events/red-deer/

ACE Class Toast Event Series

Date: April 23, 7:30 – 9am Locations:The Branch for Arts and Culture (102 8 Ave SW, Calgary & 9804 Jasper Avenue Edmonton) Perfect for: Women in Calgary and Edmonton looking to network, connect with and support each other through honest conversations about business, life and personal growth. The fourth volume of the Toast Event Series features a panel discussion on personal brand and style.

Learn more: https://www.theaceclass.com/event-posts

2019 SingularityU Canada Summit

Dates: April 23-24 Locations: Edmonton Convention Centre, 9797 Jasper Ave Perfect for: Tech enthusiasts, entrepreneurs and anyone else interested in the impact of exponential technology on our daily lives. The summit features a massive speaking list that includes experts in blockchain, energy, medicine, robotics, nanotechnology, engineering and more.

Learn more: https://sucanada.org/summit2019/

Looking for more workshops and events? Check out what’s happening across Alberta at our ATB Entrepreneur Centres.​

 

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