Tech Mash Up: "2018 Trends for Canada’s Technology, Media, and Telecommunications Industry" - February 21st, 2018
Wednesday, February 21st, 2018, 12:00pm - 1:15pm
Presented by Deloitte
2018 Trends for Canada’s Technology, Media, and Telecommunications Industry
This session will provide highlights of Deloitte’s predictions of the key trends for the technology, media and telecommunications (“TMT”) sector for the coming year. These predictions are designed to provide insight into the transformation and growth opportunities expected to affect businesses across all industries in the next 12 months to five years, and address questions including: Will augmented reality become mainstream? How will machine learning affect the enterprise? What's the future of the smartphone?
||Main Floor, 435 Ellice Avenue, NRC Building
||Wednesday, February 21st, 2018, 12:00pm - 1:15pm
||There is no cost but please register to attend.
||A light lunch will be available. firstname.lastname@example.org or 204 944 0533
||Matt Hlynsky and Andrea Legary, Deloitte
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International Women's Day: keynote from Microsoft's Vaz Rosario - March 8th, 2018
Featuring a keynote from Vaz Rosario, Senior Service Engineering Manager, Microsoft
Vaz Rosario overcame unimaginable challenges to become a successful manager at the headquarters of one of the world’s largest information technology companies, Microsoft.
Thanks to her own gritty determination and some mentors who recognized her extraordinary potential, Vaz was able to secure a job at Microsoft and rise through the ranks to become a Senior Manager, accountable for their worldwide Core Hybrid Cloud Services.
Learn more about Vaz’s inspiring story and connect with champions in Manitoba’s tech industry at our International Women’s Day event, March 8. Men are (of course!) welcome, but we encourage you to bring a female with you.
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Info Session: Big Data Science and Deep Learning: from academia to industry - March 23rd, 2018
Presented by University of Manitoba
Big data science and deep learning are two hot topics in both academia and industry. This free info session will present an introduction of the current state of big data science, computer vision, data mining and analytics, and deep learning: what problems can be solved by these technologies, and what are the possible difficulties of adopting these technologies in industry applications.
While targeted to anyone interested in data science and deep learning, this info session will be especially for industry practitioners who are interested in adopting these advanced technologies into their products and workflow.
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Bell MTS Presents: The Innovators 2018 - April 26th, 2018
When: Thursday, April 26th, 2018 | 5:30pm - 10:00pm
Where: RBC Convention Centre, Winnipeg
Cost: Early bird (until April 12, 2018)
Table of 8: $1,375
Table of 10: $1,675
Table of 8: $1,425
Table of 10: $1,750
(alternatively, if you're having difficulties with the above link, register here)
ICTAM’s signature event, The Innovators, returns for its 7th incredible year! Join us April 26, 2018 as we showcase leaders who are inventing the future. We’re delighted to have as our featured guest Lawrence Levy, former Pixar CFO + EVP, Author + Business Strategist. Join Lawrence and host Kevin Newman, Host + Managing Editor of W5 for a robust conversation on innovation and how technology is shaping businesses now and in the future.
There’s nothing like The Innovators in Manitoba. For every member of the ICT and business community in Winnipeg and beyond: join us for a remarkable evening.
It’s all about making connections. Get up close, ask questions, share ideas. Let’s create the future we want to see.
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DisruptED: The Future of Work - recap
Thank you to all attendees of DisruptED: The Future of Work! Visit www.educationdisrupted.ca for news content, photos, those neat graphic recordings, media coverage and more!
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