We're looking for Volunteers for our Events & Sponsorship Committee! The Events and Sponsorship committee is responsible for the planning and execution of the full schedule of Hive’s professional development programming and coordinating the partnerships that support it. This includes networking events, workshops, panels, and our flagship event; one of the largest conferences for emerging leaders and young professionals in the Golden Horseshoe area! If you're looking to join an ambitious team of young professionals, and give back to your community, apply today!
We're back at Toast Wine Bar to drink a little wine and be very charming! We're playing a bit of a networking game this time around. When you arrive, you'll get 5 wine charms. As people meet up to chat, they swap a charm until everyone has 5 unique charms from others. Everyone who meets the goal of 5 charms will have their name placed in a drawing for a grand prize donated by 16 Mile Cellar! Ticket includes a glass of wine or a beer. This event is strictly 19+.
The Big DiF is Innovation Factory’s annual open house and client showcase that brings the Hamilton community together to celebrate entrepreneurship and innovation in our city, as well as recognize our partners who help make what we do at iF possible. The night will feature client displays, a pitch competition, networking and more! We will also recognize one person who goes above and beyond for the community – an award we call the Mark Chamberlain DiFizen of the Year Award. Join us for an evening of celebration! Network with our ecosystem and meet some of our up-and-coming innovators!
LUNCH & LEARN: INNOVATION IN CANNABIS – THE NEW DOT-COM ERA
April 23, 2019
Last year, the world watched as Canada became the first G8 country to legalize recreational cannabis nationwide. This has sparked the biggest wave of innovation and entrepreneurship since the dotcom era. The emerging cannabis industry is filled with potential including new opportunities across an array of segments, fostering the rapid growth, research and development, and commercialization of new products in multiple jurisdictions. 11:30am - 2:00pm
Young Leaders Group - Hamilton/Halton Construction Association
Believe it or not golf season is almost here! Get back in the 'swing' of things with the YLG at our simulator golf refresher. FarAway Greens offers state-of-the-art golf simulators where you can drive one down the fairway of over 25 world-renowed courses. Network and meet fellow HHCA & YLG members between games! Great for beginners or experts! Registration includes your entry fee and snacks.
Limited golf clubs are available to use. Registration: 5:00pm
Games begin: 5:30pm
Join Cycle Hamilton on April 25th for our 2019 Annual General Meeting! This is an opportunity for members of the Hamilton community to meet members of the CH team and learn about the advocacy work we are doing! We will provide some updates from the previous year and share plans for moving forward. Whether or not you are already part of the Cycle Hamilton community, you are invited to attend! We will have membership information available during the meeting and will be able to answer any questions you may have about joining and/or renewing an existing membership.
Come up to Relay Coffee Roasters on Concession, and join us for a coffee tasting and morning networking sessions to start your Friday right! It's the day before the long weekend and it's the perfect time to learn about different beans and roasts and everything in between. Plus, meet some cool people before you even start your work day!
Our third annual etiquette dinner is happening this YP Week! This year, we're bringing in Lorna Somers, etiquette pro and proud Hamiltonian. Join us for an amazing 4 course meal at the Diplomat, and all the etiquette tips and tricks you could ever ask for! Check out the menu here: http://bit.ly/2HSYHBl ! We will contact you in advance of the event to find out if you prefer the vegetarian option.
YP Week 2019: "Yes, and" - Improv for the Workplace
May 15, 2019
Improvisation is a more than just Whose Line Is It Anyway - more than just making people laugh. It's a communication-based art form that's based in some core principles of business. Want to learn how to apply these communications principles to your daily interactions? We'll talk about how you can implement these improvisation tools and techniques inside a culture so that the culture itself and the people inside of it can be more adaptable, nimble and flexible, ready to take on change, and embrace creativity and innovation.
Shake out those Tuesday Blues with us and GOODBODYFEEL, as part of 2019's YP Week! We'll be joining them for a Be Chill session - details below: Be Chill
A class dedicated to the challenging work of slow, subtle and steady progression. Each class focuses on a movement or a set of specific movements, breaks them down into their essential components and then builds you up to performing them with ease, stability and integrity. There will be work + effort at a sustainable pace - capped off by a glorious comedown under twinkly lights.
Apply to participate in the 9th Annual Lion’s Lair Competition, Hamilton’s leading pitch competition. The competition gives 10 companies the opportunity to pitch their ideas to a panel of our city’s top business experts – the “Lions” – for a chance to win a CASH prize! • Participate in workshops to develop and refine your pitch • Pitch LIVE at our Gala in September for cash prizes • Connect with the other local start-ups and entrepreneurs Applications close on May 12, at 11am