Event Recap: Branch Out Bike Tour 2017

Event Recap: Branch Out Bike Tour 2017

There is something special about Branch Out Neurological Foundation’s annual Bike Tour. It’s not just the picture-perfect view staying at Panorama Mountain Resort or working with Branch Out’s Executive Director, Crystal Phillips. There’s more to it than that. This event brings together a superfit, generous, enthusiastic crowd of Branchies. Yes, we’ve made that a word.

Event Recap: AccelerateAB 2017

Event Recap: AccelerateAB 2017

AccelerateAB really is the entrepreneurs’ conference, capturing a side of our innovation ecosystem that might not be seen otherwise. It’s the only time that entrepreneurs, mentors, investors, government and service providers from across the province come together to celebrate innovation and technology.

Event Recap: The Accelerator Demo Day

Event Recap: The Accelerator Demo Day

Launching The Accelerator’s first Demo Day event was an extra special experience because it was built from a support community for local founders!

Demo Day was a full-day experience on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. The day began with Private Investor Pitch Sessions at Dentons, and finished with the public Demo Day at Studio Bell.

Startup Calgary Launch Party 2016

Startup Calgary Launch Party 2016

Launch Party is an annual Startup Calgary program of events that provides Calgary’s tech and tech-enabled startups with a platform to validate their business and gain credibility. In its 7th year of operation, we attracted 46 startup applicants, 16 semi-finalists, 10 top startups, and 700 attendees.

How to Market Your Startup on a Shoestring Budget

How to Market Your Startup on a Shoestring Budget

You have a great idea. You know it, your team knows it. But you need EVERYONE to know about it. How are you going to spread the word when you are on a tight budget trying to maximize every dollar? Here are three easy (and effective) ways you can market your startup on a shoestring budget.

Social Media Tips to Help You Promote Your Next Event

Social Media Tips to Help You Promote Your Next Event

Social media is a powerful tool for engaging your audience and teaching them why they should attend your next event. In our first contribution to the Event Planning Toolkit, we cover three social media marketing strategies to help you get the right people in the room and to create buzz for events.

Tapping into Calgary's Tech Community

Tapping into Calgary's Tech Community

Want to tap into Calgary's tech community? Find out what YYC has to offer for the technically inclined. Check out some great organizations in Calgary and see which suit you best.