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Master Mentoring Session

Technology-based companies attending Inventures are welcome to apply to be paired with a Master Mentor. You get 20 minutes face to face with a mentor who has deep experience. This is a great opportunity to get feedback on an approach, test out your own solutions to a challenge and maybe even getting some new ideas.

Call for volunteers

We want you to volunteer for Inventures, our provincial flagship event bringing innovators, entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and more together in Calgary on June 5 to 7, 2019!

Technology and healthcare converge at Inventures 2019

Dr. Daniel Kraft is the latest headline speaker announced for Inventures 2019. This world-renowned health system innovator and entrepreneur will focus on the role of technology in revolutionizing healthcare. Featuring more than 200 speakers and 90 sessions over six tracks, Inventures runs June 5-7th in Calgary with extended weekend programming in Banff.

Calgary-made blood test set to revolutionize breast cancer treatment

Alberta Innovates, the Alberta Cancer Foundation and DynaLIFE have partnered to fund $1.2 million for the next stage of evaluation for Syantra, the University of Calgary spin-off company that created a non-invasive blood test and is developing it for commercialization within the next two years. Syantra has partnered with the UCalgary for the Calgary arm of the clinical study.

Inventures 2019 Offers Deep Dive for Startups

Inventures 2019 is offering a comprehensive program for entrepreneurs and innovators, June 5-7. With more than 200 speakers, the business and innovation conference, in Calgary, features leaders who have helped startups prosper and thrive around the world.