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in and around the parks

* Innovation Place tenant programming

lunch & learn: foundations of mental wellness

saskatoon: march 20

Learn about how mental wellness fits into the full picture of “health” and how we can increase awareness and reduce stigma.

Presenter: Kristin Schulkowsky, Bridges Health

Tuesday, March 20
12:00 pm
Philae Room, Galleria
Learn more and register

 learning 

lunch & learn: being innovative with employee recruitment

regina: march 27

Recruitment has changed. Gone are the days of the "post and pray" and paper resumes.

Future-proof your recruitment tactics! Attend this luncheon and explore outside-the-box strategies and learn about the difference between traditional and innovative recruitment.

Presenter: Dawn Hillrud, Knibbs/Associates Sourcing People

Wednesday, March 27
12:00 pm
Boardroom B, Terrace
Learn more and register

 learning 

lunch & learn: cracking the code

saskatoon: march 27

Attend this lunch & learn to discover five simple and effective steps to attract more leads and turn them into buying customers!

Presenter: Alice Wheaton, Extreme Sales Growth Expert

Wednesday, March 27
12:00 pm
Span Room, Atrium
Learn more and register

 learning 

startupville live: fireside chat & live podcast recording

saskatoon: march 27

Don't miss this fireside chat and live podcast recording, where Dan Gold will interview VersaBank's CEO and Chief Cyber Security Architect, both flying in from Toronto. See you in Startupville!

VersaBank is an Innovation Place tenant located in Saskatoon.

Wednesday, March 27
5:30 pm
Candle Span Room, Atrium
Learn more

 social 

deep dive: cracking the code

saskatoon: march 28

Take a deep dive into the recent lunch & learn topic: "Cracking the Code" with Alice Wheaton.

This format is an up-close-and-personal opportunity that allows for deeper exploration. It's part roundtable, part discussion, part workshop and a whole lot of fun!

Thursday, March 28
12:00 pm
Business Centre Boardroom, Atrium
Learn more and register

 learning 

lunch & learn - sustainability series: green stem

saskatoon: april 2

Learn all about Green Stem, an online resource powered by Tourism Saskatoon designed to guide its membership in making deliberate choices to minimize their environmental impacts.

Presenter: Paula Lichtenwald, Tourism Saskatchewan

Tuesday, April 2
12:00 pm
Philae Room, Galleria
Learn more and register

 learning 

comIT: training

saskatoon & regina

ComIT is a project aimed specifically at young people to provide employment solutions in the tech field. Eligible applicants receive programming training and professional development opportunities.

Build Your Future: Learn to Code
 
Saskatoon: February - May
Regina: March - June

For more details, read the scene feature.

Visit the ComIT Facebook page.

* Innovation Place sponsors ComIT

 

technical resources available to tenants
saskatoon & regina

Startup with IBM

Register to access services like AI, blockchain and data science to build leading-edge solutions at scale. Receive up to $120K in IBM Cloud credits.

AWS Activate

Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides startups with low cost, easy to use infrastructure to scale and grow any size business. Try AWS Activate at no cost and obtain services valued at $3,000.

Learn more in the Tenant Resources websites!

Saskatoon Tenant Resources
Regina Tenant Resources

 


more events

* presented by Innovation Place, tenants and partners

canada learning code

regina & saskatoon

Canada Learning Code presents the following workshops:

Girls Learning Code
Graphic Design with Canva & Scratch
Sunday, April 7
1:00 - 4:00 pm
PTRC Boardroom
Learn more and register

Teens Learning Code
Virtual Reality with A-Frame
Saturday, April 13
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Candle Span Room, Atrium
Learn more and register


* Innovation Place sponsors CLC workshops

slideshow karaoke

regina: march 20

HackRegina presents Slideshow Karaoke! It's a fun improv activity intended to help hackers practice public speaking, where the presenter is given a randomly-selected presentation to share with the crowd.

Virtual Reality with A-Frame
Wednesday, March 20
5:30 - 8:30 pm
Terrace Rotunda
Learn more and register

* Innovation Place is an event partner for Slideshow Karaoke

dragons' den auditions

regina: march 20
saskatoon: march 21

Dragons’ Den is calling all entrepreneurs to present their business pitches for a chance to be featured on CBC.

The audition tour welcomes participants of all ages with businesses at any stage of development. Entrepreneurs will deliver five minute pitches to the producers and may be invited to Toronto to face the Dragons.

Regina
Wednesday, March 20
Double Tree by Hilton

Saskatoon
Thursday, March 21
Co.Labs at Innovation Place

For more information visit the website.

raj manek events

saskatoon: march 20

Persuasive Technology
Presenter: Julita Vassileva, Department of Computer Science, University of Saskatchewan

Wednesday, March 20
6:30 – 9:30 pm
LFK Boardroom
Learn more
RSVP by email by March 15

* Innovation Place sponsors the Raj Manek Mentorship Program

workshop: adding value through due diligence

regina: march 26
saskatoon: march 27

Effective due diligence is one of the most important parts of angel investing. This workshop will teach you how to uncover major risk factors and potential deal-breakers before proceeding with a funding partnership.

Regina
Tuesday, March 26
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
2 Research Drive
Learn more and buy tickets

Saskatoon
Wednesday, March 27
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Span Room, Atrium
Learn more and buy tickets

* Innovation Place sponsors both SCN workshops

co.mmunity

saskatoon: march 28

Meet the 10 companies in the newest Co.Launch cohort! They'll present on their startup and you'll have the chance to poke holes and help them think about their startup critically.

Thursday, March 28
5:30 – 7:00 pm
Co.Labs - Suite 229, Concourse
Learn more and register

costco information

saskatoon: april 24

Costco will be on site to provide information about membership benefits. Tenants are welcome to drop by for free samples and learn more about Costco services and products.

Wednesday, April 24
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Candle Room
Atrium

up conference

saskatoon: may 2–3

UP Conference is where the top VCs & angels, prairie expats & tech leaders come together to share knowledge & experience with startups and to elevate and unite the prairie tech community.

Featuring fireside chats, breakout sessions and networking, UP will showcase the best of Western Canada's prairie tech ecosystems.

Thursday, May 2 & Friday, May 3
Delta Hotels by Marriott Bessborough
Saskatoon
Learn more and buy tickets

* UP Conference is presented by event partners Co.Labs and Cultivator, Saskatchewan's technology incubators located at Innovation Place.

toastmasters club

saskatoon

Check out the Toastmasters Club #8195 at Innovation Place. Come as a guest and see if Toastmasters can help you develop your speaking, communication and leadership skills.

Tuesdays
12:00 - 1:00 pm
Room 210, Concourse

For more information, visit the website.

fitness sessions

regina & saskatoon

Interested in yoga, bootcamp or Zumba at Innovation Place in Regina or Saskatoon?

Check out current sessions on the Fitness & Wellness page.


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