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March 24: Idea Lab-Let’s Talk Policy

March 24: Idea Lab-Let’s Talk Policy

  DATE: March 24, 2020 LOCATION: Tech Manitoba, 435 Ellice Ave COST: FREE, but registration is required Register HOW DO WE IMPROVE CONDITIONS FOR TECH IN MANITOBA?  Have a say in how our government can support growth of Manitoba tech-based organizations Tech Manitoba is developing a public policy strategy that will focus on driving an agenda for the tech sector ... Read More ...

Gazheek Sinclair – Indigenous Tech Perspectives

Gazheek Sinclair – Indigenous Tech Perspectives

    Gazheek Morrisseau-Sinclair remembers playing around on her dad’s Mac computer at the age of three. She grew up with an interest in technology but never considered it a serious career option until her early twenties. She was good at math however coding was considered ‘uncool’ amongst her peers. After high school, she enrolled in Education at the University ... Read More ...

Connecting Students to Industry – Workplace Mentorships

Connecting Students to Industry – Workplace Mentorships

Mentorship matters. As a vital component of Pembina Trails Early College (PTEC), mentorship and work placement mentorships provide students with new opportunities and invaluable experiences. By becoming a workplace mentor you are helping shape the next generation of tech workers in Manitoba. Welcome learners into a week-long work placement to attract, influence and invest in the future of our local ... Read More ...

Emily Franz-Lien – Entrepreneurship in Technology

Emily Franz-Lien – Entrepreneurship in Technology

In 2016, Emily Franz-Lien was ready for a change of scenery after graduating from the University of Manitoba with a Statistics degree and a minor in Computer Science. At that point, Emily had been in University for five years and needed a break. Lee Klimpke, her boyfriend, had an engineering job and was also ready to try something new. They ... Read More ...

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