Events

Nov
22
Sat
Full Stack Toronto Conference
Nov 22 – Nov 23 all-day

Full Stack Toronto is launching its first annual conference: Full Stack Toronto Conference or fsto.co for short. Attendees will leave fsto.co with a comprehensive understanding of the entire life cycle of web development; knowing the why and the how. If you’re not sure what “full stack” means, this may not be the right conference for you

Price: $125

Link: http://fsto.co/

Toronto Mini Maker Faire
Nov 22 – Nov 23 all-day

Come out for two days of discovery, experimentation, and innovation. Meet local makers, tinkerers, inventors and tech enthusiasts. There’s fun for all ages and skill levels! Curious about 3D printing, wearable technology and electronics? Want to learn more about robotics, woodworking and soldering? The Toronto Mini Maker Faire has it all!

Price: Free

Link: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/toronto-mini-maker-faire-2014-tickets-12875560147?aff=es2&rank=3

Nov
24
Mon
How To 3x Your Revenue Using High Ticket Offers presented by Internet Materminds
Nov 24 all-day

Com Mirza aka “The 500 Million Dollar Man” is on a mission to help over 100 people build a net worth of over $1 million. In this presentation you will discover how to: Create a value stacked offer, Set up sales-funnels and organize promotions, Prepare your sales scripts and sales pages, Execute offers, and upselling from high to higher ticket. Internet Masterminds Group is a weekly Meetup of Internet marketers that get together to discuss Internet marketing related strategies. 

Price: $10

Link: http://www.meetup.com/Internet-Masterminds/events/205697362/

Founder Institute Information Session @ Pivotal Labs
Nov 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Founder Institute is the world’s largest idea-stage accelerator. Join us for an informational event where you can meet local Directors, ask questions and learn how you can launch a startup in Toronto with help from top CEOs, experienced peers and a structured approach. What is it like to be in the Founder Institute? Who are some of the peers that you will be working with? Can the Institute help you build your dream company?

Philanthropy for Uncertain Times: Social Innovation and Systemic Change – MaRS Global Leadership
Nov 24 @ 5:30 pm – Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm

The language and practices of social innovation—including “social entrepreneurship,” “social finance,” “social labs” and “social tech”—are coming into wide use. Not only are they influencing the mindsets, work and culture of the philanthropic and community sectors, but government and business are also becoming increasingly involved.

Price: $20

Link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/philanthropy-for-uncertain-times-social-innovation-and-systemic-change-mars-global-leadership-registration-13436963319

#DevTO: Software is Eating The World & Leadership and culture
Nov 24 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 24 @ 9:30 pm

Featuring talks from Craig Hunter, CEO of Bitmaker Labs and Meredith Arnot on Leadership and culture

Price: Free

Link: http://www.meetup.com/DevTOEvents/events/217222882/

Founder Institute Information Session
Nov 24 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 24 @ 8:30 pm

Join us for an informational event where you can meet local Directors, ask questions and learn how you can launch a startup in Toronto with help from top CEOs, experienced peers and a structured approach. What is it like to be in the Founder Institute? Who are some of the peers that you will be working with? Can the Institute help you build your dream company?

Price: Free

Link: http://fi.co/courses/29591

The 1st Monthly Ottawa Marketing Meetup
Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Ottawa.The event will start with free drinks and food. We will socialize and try to find a ways to help each other in the group. Then we will have a pitch session where a few people will get up and pitch their ideas, businesses or themselves. This is a way we will help each other with public speaking and pitching ideas. Then Ill be talking about internet marketing and and going over specific tactics you can use to gain exposure to your website. Ill talk about video marketing, how video is taking over the internet and what you can do. After the main talk we will have questions and a then open the floor to marketing discussion.

Price: $0

Link: http://www.meetup.com/ottawa-marketing/events/216644502/

HackerNest Toronto November Tech Social @ TBD
Nov 24 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Drinks on us. HackerNest Tech Socials are a fun, relaxed way to connect with your local tech brethren. Atmosphere: chill, friendly, unpretentious, agenda-free (no sales pitch, yo), and brimming with UltraSmart(TM) people.

Price: $10

Link: http://www.meetup.com/HackerNest/events/182948942/

Corporate Structure and IP Strategy for Startups
Nov 24 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

This workshop will focus on corporate structure, founder agreements, IP strategy, commercial agreements, financing structures and the Legal aspects of preparing for an exit.  The Ignition Workshop Series is presented free of charge by SFU Venture Connection® and VentureLabs®, in partnership with Coast Capital Savings, the BCIC Venture Acceleration Program, and Rocket Builders.

Link: http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ignition-workshop-4-corporate-structure-and-ip-strategy-for-startups-registration-13994910153?aff=es2&rank=391

HackerNestVAN November Tech Social
Nov 24 @ 11:00 pm – 2:00 am

HackerNest is an international nonprofit community movement focused on building supportive Silicon Valley like tech communities in every city – strengthening local tech ecosystems globally through unpretentious social events and hackathons. We’re nurturing cohesive communities today to empower them with more relevant and accessible peer-based tech education tomorrow.

Link: http://www.meetup.com/HackerNestVAN/events/217452082/

Nov
25
Tue
Health2.0 Toronto Meetup
Nov 25 @ 7:45 am – 9:30 am

Talking Money with Canada’s Top Early Stage Investors in Digital Health
Join us for a morning with Amine Benmoussa from BDC, Richard Osborn from RecapHealth Ventures, and Karamdeep Nijjar from iNovia Capital.

Price: $10.00

Link: http://www.meetup.com/Health2TO/events/218097632/

Talking Money with Canada’s Top Early Stage Investors in Digital Health @ MaRS Discovery District
Nov 25 @ 7:45 am – 9:30 am

Join Health 2.0 Toronto for a morning with Amine Benmoussa from BDC Healthcare Fund, Richard Osborn from RecapHealth Ventures, and Karamdeep Nijjar from iNovia Capital.

You don’t want to miss an opportunity to hear from and network with some of the top health tech investors across Canada. The fireside chat will focus on their experience with healthcare business models and the challenges facing start-ups looking to begin fundraising.

Go Venture Accounting and Financial Reporting for Your New Business
Nov 25 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

GO VENTURE INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING PROGRAM THAT PROVIDES YOU WITH THE KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY TO MANAGE ALL KEY ASPECTS OF YOUR BUSINESS. 

Price: 125.00

Link: http://ceed.ca

LeanCoffeeTO #162 – Startup Class Series: Pt. 1 – Product, Teams and Execution
Nov 25 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

The LeanCoffeeTO Meetup will be diving into a series of sessions following the excellent content being delivered at Startup Class at Stanford University (http://startupclass.samaltman.com/). Each week, we will review one of the lectures (each lecture video is an hour in length), and coming together to discuss it during our weekly sessions.

Price: Free

Link: http://www.meetup.com/leancoffeeto/events/218781312/

LinkedIn and Twitter for Beginners @ Coastal Inn- Dieppe
Nov 25 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Learn the ins and outs of social media to grow both your business and your network. The same subject will be covered en francais in the afternoon.y

Link: http://springboardatlantic.ca

PITCH 101 Sydney @ Sydney Nova Scotia
Nov 25 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Come and hear some great pitches and network with members of the startup community. 

Link: http://springboardatlantic.ca

LinkedIn et Twitter pour les novices
Nov 25 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Apprendre tous ce qui est necessaire pour utiliser le media sociaux.See the morning event for more details.

Link: http://springboardatlantic.ca

#LeanEnterpriseTO – Lean Brand + PwC Innovation
Nov 25 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 25 @ 9:00 pm

Join #LeanEnterpriseTO at Climax Media for Part 6 of the Lean Enterprise Toronto, 6-Part Speaker Series.

Part 6 features two amazing sessions:

1. Aaron Eden, Co-Founder of Moves The Needle, which helps corporations innovate like startups with the Lean Enterprise Accelerator Program (L.E.A.P).

2. Eugene Bomba, Partner with PwC’s Tech Group and PwC’s Emerging Company Services Canadian Leader along with Ted Graham, Innovation Leader at PwC in Canada.

Come out and learn from Aaron, Eugene and Ted, who will be discussing how large companies are using lean startup principles to innovate from within.

Price: $7.50 (early bird)

Link: https://www.uniiverse.com/listings/leanenterpriseto-lean-brand-pwc-innovation-tickets-toronto-Y8WRF

Moncton Vennture Garage-Techworks
Nov 25 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 25 @ 9:00 pm

Networking event for entrepreneurs, startup fans, doers and dreamers. Come meet and network.Also check out Vennture Garage, a great startup support organization in Moncton!

Link: http://ow.ly/E8MHZ

YulDev #7 @ Pub l'Île Noir
Nov 25 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 25 @ 8:00 pm

Networking event, in French, and English, for developers: more information, and registration at http://www.meetup.com/YulDev/events/218623966/

Price: Free
Event Language: French
Link: http://www.meetup.com/YulDev/events/218623966/

Internet of Things Ottawa Meetup
Nov 25 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 25 @ 10:30 pm

Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director at the Eclipse Foundation will come and share his thoughts on how open source software will drive IoT innovation and present some of the initiatives on-going at the Eclipse Foundation.

Price: $0

Link: http://www.meetup.com/iotottawa/events/209506872/

Monthly Meeting – Web Design, UI & UX, Development, Mobile and more
Nov 25 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 25 @ 10:30 pm

A meeting we’ll hold once a month to discuss numerous topics surrounding Design, Development, Mobile and the Web in general.Topics will be chosen closer to the day, with any and all suggestions being considered. Based on the number of participants, guest speakers from various companies and background will be invited to present topics.

Price: $0

Link: http://www.meetup.com/Ottawa-Web-Professionals/events/193483222/

Ottawa Ruby Meetup ! @ check meetup event for location details
Nov 25 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 25 @ 10:30 pm

We have two Lightning Talks scheduled so far: 1. Willem van Bergen will be talking about data loss problems with MySQL not running in strict mode, how it affects Rails app, and what they did at Shopify to overcome these problems. 2. Xander Miller will be giving the second part of his series on Rails Relationships.

Price: $0

Link: http://www.meetup.com/OttawaRuby/events/207951292/