Edmonton

AWSN Speaker Series Ideas to Reality: Perspectives from Local Entrepreneurs

March 07, 2017

5:30PM - 8:00PM

University of Alberta Faculty Club, 11435 Saskatchewan Drive NW, Winspear Dining Room

$25 Early-Bird, $15 Students & Post-Doctoral Fellows until Feb 17 (Afterwards, $30 for all admissions)

AWSN Speaker Series Ideas to Reality: Perspectives from Local Entrepreneurs

AWSN Speaker Series presents:

Ideas to Reality: Perspectives from Local Entrepreneurs

Learn from these entrepreneurs as they share their experience and their challenges. You’ll leave with a clearer vision of what it takes to succeed!

Co-hosted by WISER and MentorUP

Please join us for an evening of networking that will feature an interactive panel discussion with Edmonton-based entrepreneurs from various sectors. The panelists will give insight into creating a successful business. This event is open to all and not limited to those in STEM fields. Appetizers and refreshments will be provided. Cash bar available.

5:30 – 6:30 Networking and appetizers

6:30 – 8:00 Panel discussion and Q&A period

Panelists:

Kendall Barber, Co-founder, Poppy Barley

Dana DiTomaso, President and Partner, Kick Point Inc.; Technology Columnist (Edmonton, AB) , CBC

Chris Lerohl, CEO and Co-Founder, Honest Dumplings Ltd.

Alex Villeneuve, Director, Ceres Solutions Ltd., TEC VenturePrize, 2016 Alberta Innovates Student Grand Prize Winner

Moderator:

Sandra Spencer, Growth Programs Manager, Alberta Women Entrepreneurs

Early bird prices end February 17, 2017. Regular admission is $30. Sales end March 2 at 11:30 pm.

Parking available in V-lot after 4:30pm for $2.00 flat rate or in Windsor Car Park for $5.00 flat rate.


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