t's that time of year again! We are currently looking for our executive committee for 2020!
If you are a team player, with a passion to be a bigger part of your community, this opportunity is for you!
Visit the link below to get all the details on how to complete your application!
Strength. Tenacity. Effervescence. Entrepreneurship. Leadership. These are the qualities found in Young Professionals across Hamilton Strength. Tenacity. Effervescence. Entrepreneurship. Leadership. These are the qualities found in Young Professionals across Hamilton. The leaders and future leaders who are shaping our city need a place to grow their soft skills - and that's where the STEEL Conference comes in. On January 18th at Tim Horton's field, we'll bring together Young Professionals from across the city to build their skills and networks.
Ticket includes coffee in the morning, lunch and a mid day pick-me-up, plus networking opportunities, professional and personal development.
DEADLINE TO APPLY SUNDAY NOVEMBER 10TH The Synapse Competition is Ontario's premier life science pitch competition and is dedicated to fostering the commercialization of innovation in the life science sector. Delivered by Innovation Factory, in collaboration with the Synapse Consortium, this competition assists innovators, scientists and researchers to bring their ideas to market, increase revenues, attract investment and create jobs.
Lunch & Learn - Leveraging Your Intellectual Property to Grow Your Business
November 19, 2019
Leveraging Your Intellectual Property to Grow Your Business
Intellectual property has become the currency of innovation. Learn why an IP strategy is critical to the success of your business. Innovation and creativity are core to a technology-driven business. To build and retain your competitiveness, it is important to transform your innovations into a leverageable asset that is right for your business. Intellectual Property is key to this process. During this discussion, Patricia and Stephen of Bereskin & Parr LLP will discuss how intellectual property has become the currency of innovation. They will clarify the role intellectual property plays in innovative businesses and offer some insight through case studies on how an intellectual property strategy can maintain and grow your market share.
Do you want to take your leadership skills to the next level, create opportunities for diverse rising leaders, and expand your network while having fun connecting with a dynamic and engaged network? If you're nodding your head, then apply now to join the ELN Executive Committee and build up leaders making an impact on our region! Now that recruitment for ELN Co-Chairs has closed, we're looking for six to eight committee members to fill out the ELN Executive team for a two-year volunteer term starting in January 2020. Here are the open positions on our bench:
Programming and Events Leads: Bring ELN programming to life! In this role, you'll find new ways to connect and support ELN members through planning thought-provoking and skill-building events. Communications Leads: Flex your communications muscles! In this role, you’ll develop your ability to create outreach strategies and communication pieces to effectively reach and support ELN members and stakeholders.
Got questions about being on the ELN Executive Committee? Tune into an Ask Me Anything with current ELN Exec for answers:
Tuesday, July 23, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.: Twitter chat with Alyssa Lai. Tweet your questions with the hashtag #AskELNExec and follow the convo with @ELNOnline. Save the date in your calendar.
Monday, July 29, 12:15 p.m.: Instagram Live Video with Meryam Al-waadh and Sean MacKay. Submit your questions on @CivicActionGTHA’s Instagram Story or through a DM. Save the date in your calendar.
Applications close August 12 at 9:00 p.m.
The Hacking Health Hamilton chapter started in 2013 and this year marks our fourth hackathon, our biggest event of the year. With a highly-regarded network of medical centers, educational institutions, and a large pool of talented individuals, we believe Hamilton is becoming a hub of healthcare innovation. Pitch your ideas, form teams, get advice from mentors, and build a usable health solution in one weekend. Present your finished product in front of a panel of judges for a chance at winning some fantastic prizes!