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Member Events

CTA Mentor Meet-up Calgary 2018

Description

The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (CTS), in collaboration with CED and AEDT, are giving Alberta companies a chance to hear from expert advisors about growing your company and seeking US-based venture capital funding. The US-based investors and corporate executives will share thier insights on the challenges and opportunities available through US expansion.

In addition, a limited number of companies will be selected for 30-minute private meetings with one of the two experienced CTA advisors. Both advisors support the TCS’s Canadian Tech Accelerators (CTA) which provides high-potential companies with access to coaching, mentors, specialized workshops and events, and introductions to potential partners, clients and investors through market immersion programs in New York, Boston and Silicon Valley

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BDO Cybersecurity 101 Webinar Event November 15, 2018 (2)

 

Cybersecurity is a very relevant topic for any organization in today’s world and our webinar is focused on providing:

  • Organizations with education on what are the critical issues that could potentially affect their day-to-day operations in both information (IT) and operation technology (OT). 
  • Options on identifying potential gaps and creating a plan ensure your environment is secure and protected.
  • How an efficient cybersecurity strategy should be proportional with the risks faced by each company and should be founded on the results of a risk assessment accompanied by a long-term cyber security architecture and plan.

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Global Knowledge: November Winnipeg Training Courses

Global Knowledge

Global Knowledge is offering Technical courses scheduled in Winnipeg.
Please click here to search courses by date range, Guaranteed to Run, brands and topics.
Best of all, you’ll get to interact face-to-face with expert instructors and your peers, in a comfortable, well-equipped training environment.
For questions regarding course registration and schedules, please call Customer Service at 1-877-568-2482. Consult your confirmation letter for course location information, or call the Customer Service number provided here.

When: November 5 to November 30, 2018 | Between 9 am - 4 pm (Varies per course)

Where: Online and Global Knowledge, 201 Portage Avenue, Suite 1903, Winnipeg MB, R3B 3K6

For a list of Virtual courses and opportunities, please click here.

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Salary Negotiations: Knowing Your Value & Getting to a Win-Win

 

Presented by Allison Ford, VP & Recruitment Consultant at The Headhunters

You’ve made it through the interview process and an employer is ready to hire you! Your final step is to negotiate salary, benefits and other forms of compensation. Do you know where to start? In this webinar, Allison Ford will share expert tips on how to navigate negotiations, including:

• How to prepare
• Why, what and when to negotiate
• Understanding your value according to the market
• ‘Old school’ vs. ‘new school’ views on negotiation
• How to handle counter offers

 

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WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018

TIME:    10am Pacific | 11am Mountain | 12pm Central

 


 

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Online Business Systems: Upcoming Agile Training


Online Business Systems will be hosting experts from California to deliver two Agile training courses in Winnipeg.


Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)

A Certified ScrumMaster® helps project teams properly use Scrum, increasing the likelihood of the project's overall success. CSMs understand Scrum values, practices, and applications, and provide a level of knowledge and expertise above and beyond that of typical project managers. CSMs act as “servant leaders,” helping the rest of the Scrum team work together and learn the Scrum framework. CSMs also protect the team from both internal and external distractions.

WHEN: November 5 - 6, 2018
WHERE: Winnipeg – Online office (200 – 115 Bannatyne Avenue)
REGISTRATION: $1,600 + GST. Please contact Marieshel Abayan (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to register.
DETAILS: https://www.scrumalliance.org/courses-events/search/coursedetail/201803685

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IT Courses at Red River College, School of Continuing Education

 

Invest in yourself. The School of Continuing Education offers hundreds of industry-recognized part-time certificate programs that deliver the hands-on training you’ll need to succeed in your career. Check out these upcoming Fall  Continuting Education IT Courses.

Full-stack Web Development
Study the Ruby programming language and the Model-View-Controller (MVC) application design pattern. You will also learn about server configuration, application deployment, source control and other contemporary web development topics.
WHEN: 
Aug. 28 – Nov. 30, 2018
WHERE: Roblin Centre (Prev. PSC)
REGISTRATION: Register here at https://bit.ly/2nwgi5U

Linux/Unix Administration
Gain the skills and knowledge required to install, configure, and support network services on a Linux server.
WHEN: Sept. 10 – Dec 11, 2018
WHERE: Roblin Centre (Prev. PSC)
REGISTRATION: Register here at https://bit.ly/2nBfKvO

Read more: IT Courses at Red River College, School of Continuing Education

leadHERship

 

Women from diverse industries, backgrounds and causes join us to share their thoughts around leadership, influence, and how they impact the greater community!

It’s an exciting and inspiring time for women; more than ever, women are striving to be stronger, more confident, and reach higher goals, both personally and professionally.

We will garner insights from these special women on the challenges they face in today’s world, the confidence every woman should have, and future career growth.

As always, this is never a Women only event and is open to all! 

WHEN:  Thursday, November 15, 2018, 9:00am to 1:00pm
WHERE:  Cabota Centre, 1055 Wilkes Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
REGISTRATION: Click here to register.

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BDO Cybersecurity 101 Webinar Event 0- November 15, 2018

 

Cybersecurity is a very relevant topic for any organization in today’s world and our webinar is focused on providing:

  • Organizations with education on what are the critical issues that could potentially affect their day-to-day operations in both information (IT) and operation technology (OT). 
  • Options on identifying potential gaps and creating a plan ensure your environment is secure and protected.
  • How an efficient cybersecurity strategy should be proportional with the risks faced by each company and should be founded on the results of a risk assessment accompanied by a long-term cyber security architecture and plan.

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To post an upcoming event to our website please contact ICTAM’s Member Services Specialist at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 204-944-0533.

Ladies Learning Code: Data Insights with Python for Beginners

Why learn Python? Python is a great language for beginners. It’s beautiful and clean-looking syntax means you'll spend less time being confused (it looks sort of like English!), and more time understanding and applying the fundamentals of programming. Python has a wide variety of uses from creating web applications to hardware programming to data analysis and scientific computing. 

In this workshop, you’ll learn the fundamental concepts of programming and how you can use this powerful tool to analyze data. You will learn how to read data from a file and extract useful insights for marketing and data analysis. 

What will I have learned by the end of the workshop? 

By the end of the workshop, you'll know the answers to the following:

  • What is programming?
  • What is Python used for?
  • How do I write and run a python program?
  • How can I read & analyze data in a file?

WHEN: Saturday, November 17, 2018 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM CST
WHERE: Red River College, ACE Project Space, 321 McDermot Ave, 5th floor
REGISTRATION: Click here to register

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MBiz Breakfast feat. Robert Ghiz, President & CEO

 5G Revolution – Is Manitoba Ready?

Another revolution in wireless is coming to Canada. 5G networks have tremendous potential to drive innovation and create jobs – adding as much as $40 billion in annual GDP and 250,000 permanent new jobs to the Canadian economy, according to a recent report from Accenture. 

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Global Knowledge: Courses in Winnipeg

 

Global Knowledge is offering Desktop Application and Technical courses scheduled in Winnipeg up until December 2018. 

Please click here to search courses by date range, Guaranteed to Run, brands and topics. Best of all, you’ll get to interact face-to-face with expert instructors and your peers, in a comfortable, well-equipped training environment.

For questions regarding course registration and schedules, please call Customer Service at 1-877-568-2482. Consult your confirmation letter for course location information, or call the Customer Service number given above.

When: July 30th to December 21st, 2018 | Between 8:30am - 4:00pm (Varies per course)
Where: Online and Global Knowledge, 201 Portage Avenue, Suite 1903, Winnipeg MB, R3B 3K6

Cost: Various - group rates available, click here for promotions on Tech Courses

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Manitoba Customer Contact Association: Fall Webinar Wednesday Series

 

Manitoba Customer Contact Association (MCCA) is launching their Fall Webinar Wednesday series. MCCA are offering their membership discounted price point to all ICTAM members. Join all 6 webinars at a reduced membership pricing of $99. This is a membership savings of $195! 

MCCA's webinars allow you to participate in a variety of leadership specific topics in the comfort of your office chair.  With timely topics, professional presentation, and compelling conversations you will be developing your support network and assembling some powerful tools for professional success.

When: July 25th to December 19th | 9:45am - 11.00am (One Wednesday per month)
Where: Online
Cost: $99 for all 6 webinars (Member Promo: Webinars on Wednesday)

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