Calgary: May 1-3, 2013
Our aim is to showcase and share innovative experiences and solutions of the most successful, disruptive and creative educational technology startups, SMEs and entrepreneurs in Canada and worldwide. Join us as we bring together innovation and creativity to engage with venture capitalists, technology buyers and top notch researchers.
WAVE 2013 Conference
Lake Louise: May 5-8, 2013
The Wave conference brings together global business leaders and innovative companies to discover and create business opportunities with investable technology products. Come interact with executive keynotes At Wave 2013 the keynotes will all be available for one-on-one meetings during the three day conference. This is valuable face time with key executives who could support and provide feedback on your product and company.
BarCamp Calgary May 2013
Calgary: May 11, 2013
BarCamp is a community-powered unconference, filled with open events, discussions, and workshops, where the agenda is collaboratively created and run by the participants rather than predetermined speakers. The first BarCamp took place in 2005, and since then BarCamps have been held in over 350 cities around the world.
Analytics, Big Data and the Cloud II
Calgary and Edmonton: May 13-15, 2013
The 2013 Analytics, Big Data, and The Cloud II Conference will feature keynotes, presentations, and networking.
Canada 3.0 Digital Media Conference
Toronto, Ontario May 14-15 2013The Canada 3.0 Conference is Canada’s only national digital media conference. The conference focusses on commercial of digital media inventions. This is the fifth year of thew conference, and the first time in Toronto. The 2014 Canada 3.0 Conference will be in Calgary.
InnoTown Innovation Conference 2013
Alesund, Norway: May 22-23, 2013
InnoTown is a truly unusual business conference for people who want to open up to the new opportunities that lie beyond the traditionally tried and tested. The aim of InnoTown is to move people's minds, both rationally and emotionally; to inspire and enhance creativity and innovation, to help motivate people to think new thoughts and dare to fail—to succeed.
CVCA's 2013 Annual Conference
Banff: May 22-24, 2013
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2013 Industry Studies Conference: Industry Flexibility and Agility in the Global Economy
Kansas City, MO: May 28-31, 2013
The Industry Studies Association has announced a special theme for the 2013 Industry Studies Conference: Industry Flexibility and Agility in the Global Economy. While the 2013 Conference is open to all papers and panels relevant to industry studies, we are particularly encouraging panels and presentations this year that look at creating flexibility and agility in the global economy.
2013 Sustainable Chemistry Summit
Montreal: June 5-7, 2013
The 2013 Sustainable Chemistry Summit, presented by GreenCentre Canada, will map the journey of green chemistry technologies from lab to market.
Gas and Oil Expo North America 2013
Calgary: June 11-13, 2013
We're a leading biennial event for the North American gas and oil industry. Held in the energy capital of Canada - Calgary, Alberta - the event offers opportunities for brand exposure, business development, education, and networking. Indoor and outdoor exhibits showcase emerging technologies, a diverse range of products and services, and leading expertise. The largest Canadian energy event of 2013, Gas & Oil Expo hosts over 500 exhibiting companies and attracts 20,000 registered attendees.
16th Uddevalla Symposium 2013 on Innovation, High-growth Entrepreneurship and Regional Development
Kansas City, MO: June 13-15, 2013
Empirical studies show that a limited share of new business ventures have the capacity to rapidly up-scale and to generate substantial new jobs in the regions where they are launched. From the perspective of regional policy makers, this implies that it is critical to understand what regional economic milieus are capable of generating innovations that can be the basis of high-growth entrepreneurship as well as provide the right environment for entrepreneurs to launch entrepreneurial initiatives.
Fourth Annual Conference on Internet Search and Innovation
Chicago: June 20-21, 2013
The goal of this conference is to provide a forum where economists and legal scholars can gather together with Northwestern's own distinguished faculty to present and discuss high-quality research relevant to Internet search and innovation. The conference will cover academic work on Internet search and innovation, and the discussion will examine related public policy issues in antitrust, regulation, and intellectual property.
EURAM 2013 Democratising Management
Istanbul: June 26-29, 2013
Current debates in management point to the need for reassessment of existing structures, processes, inter and intra organisational relations and management practices for a fair treatment of different stakeholders' interests. As a governance system that focuses on the supreme goal to include diverse opinions and views into the functioning of society, democracy may represent a novel (maybe even revolutionary) way to think about, govern and act in the management of business activities as well. EURAM 2013 aims to offer a platform to discuss the opportunities, the challenges and the processes related to democratising management across the wide range of topics related to this notion.
AccelerateAB 2013 Conference
Calgary: July 11-12, 2013
AccelerateAB is produced by The C100 and The A100, two groups passionately dedicated to promoting tech entrepreneurship in Canada and Alberta. This event is a true melting pot that brings together Alberta's seasoned veterans, young punks, quality mentors, whip-smart investors and keen students, all with the goal of building Alberta's tech ecosystem.
Calgary Startup Weekend
Calgary: July 12-14, 2013
Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. It is the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 400 past events in 100 countries around the world in 2011.
Calgary: September 25, 2013
The Sunshine Summit is an important opportunity to talk with expert guest speakers one-to-one. Learn and share ideas about how to improve transparency and promote confidence in government by increasing access to information.
Canadian Innovation Exchange
Toronto: November 21, 2013
The Canadian Innovation Exchange (CIX) is the foremost destination for key leaders in the innovation economy to learn from one another, explore new relationships and accelerate the development of the ground-breaking technologies, products and services propelling the Canadian economy into the future. This forum attracts the people behind innovative new technologies "entrepreneurs, investors, corporations, service providers, government, and media" for an unparalleled program of visionary keynotes and panel discussions, facilitated networking opportunities, and the CIX Top 20 a showcase of Canada's hottest innovative companies working in Digital Media and Information and Communication Technology.