EWeek Calendar 2016
EWEEK IS TURNING FIVE!
November [14 – 17] – 2016
Dawson College’s Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education is proud to announce Eweek 2016. Set to coincide with Global Entrepreneurship Week, this 4-day intensive and intense entrepreneurial boot camp will bring together budding entrepreneurs and the business community for a series of unforgettable events.
Can you believe that it’s already been 5 years??? We’re going big again this year. Hold on to your hats, we have an amazing calendar again for you this year.
All events are FREE, but you must register by following the registration links.
The more events you attend the greater your chances of winning a Google Chromebook (This contest is open to Dawson College students only).
Eweek Kicks Off its Fifth Anniversary With Keynote Speaker
Best Known as the Founder of Second Cup
Monday November 14, 2016
EWeek 2016 Event Noise Party: Swing Riot!
Swing riot is a dance event that promotes Lindy Hop, good swingin’ jazz and the Montreal street culture.
Check out the great energy of this group and meet its founder Alain Wong.
Alain will also be on Thursday’s panel “Dare to Be Different” at 2:30 pm.
EWeek 2016 Keynote Speaker: The Spirit of the Entrepreneur
Bringing his entrepreneurial spirit to the not-for-profit sector, Frank’s listeners will hear about the serendipitous meeting that became Street Kids International, and how the War Child (Canada) came into existence, and how a late-night phone call from the Minister of External Affairs became the Canadian Landmine Foundation.
Tying all this together with his view on the three fundamentals that made all this work for him, Frank leaves his audience with fine examples of where one person can go, and provides a roadmap on how to get there.
EWeek Lunchtime Series: Q & A with Yanick Paquette: Illustrator of Batman, Swamp Thing & Wonder Woman
Come listen, laugh and question the Montreal based super hero of comics.
EWeek Discussion Series: Art, Design & Engineering
EWeek Workshop: Entrepreneurship for a Better World
EWeek Evening Keynote Speaker: Audacity: The Seed for Innovation
Dawson's Den 2016 - Monday's Initial Pitches
Tuesday November 15, 2016
EWeek Keynote Speaker: How to Avoid the Number One Killer of Dreams
EWeek Lunchtime Series: Dirt, Noise and Improvisation: A Case Study in Accidental Entrepreneurship
(Justin’s work has been featured in major media including the New York Times, Boston Herald, Vice, TechCrunch, Billboard and Music Radar and has been interviewed by leading business publications such as Inc, Fast Company, the Next Web and Canadian Business) – Not to be missed.
EWeek Discussion Series: Fambition!
These four entrepreneurs tell Robert their secrets to success
EWeek Lecture/Workshop Series: Entrepreneurship From a Design Perspective
EWeek Keynote Speaker: Three Vital Lessons to Build a Startup from Nano to Grande
EWeek Meets Montreal NewTech
Wednesday November 16, 2016
EWeek Lunchtime Series: Go Pokemon Go! The Future of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality
EWeek Discussion Series: Digital Trailblazers
EWeek Lecture/Workshop Series: Getting Noticed: New Branding for Startups
Bob Hendriks will share his approach and lessons learned in this session with practical tips and examples. During this presentation you will get a deeper insight into what factors play a role and determine the success of branding your startup.
EWeek Keynote Speaker: Success is Overrated
EWeek Events: Speed Date an Entrepreneur 2016
Thursday November 17, 2016
EWeek Lunchtime Series: Taking the Leap: FromBusiness to Filmmaking
EWeek Discussion Series: Dare to be Different
EWeek Lecture/Workshop Series: Protecting Your Invention: A Discussion of Patents and Trade Secrets
Dawson's Den 2016 - Final Pitches and Judging
Please select a spectator ticket when registering.