Member Events

Broadview Networks: Upcoming Training


Introduction to SharePoint 2016 for Collaboration and Document Management – 55193A
DATE:  10/31
TIME:  9:00 am – 4:30 pm
WHERE:  Unit #1 – 1530 Taylor Avenue, Winnipeg, MB  R3N 1Y1
PRESENTER:  Broadview Networks MCT, MOS
This one day class is designed for SharePoint team members and end users who need to know how to use the team collaboration, document management and social features of Microsoft SharePoint 2016. This class features live inline interactive labs where the student interacts with both SharePoint and other students.
Prerequisite:  Basic Microsoft Office Skills 

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Ladies Learning Code Data Insights with Python for Beginners - November 4th, 2017

LLC Data Insights with Python November 4 2017


Why 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.

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Global Knowledge: Upcoming Training Events

Global Knowledge

XenApp and XenDesktop Administration (CXD-210)
Delivery Format: Classroom Live
Date: November 6 - 10, 2017
Location: WINNIPEG, MB (201 Portage Avenue)

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Gender Summit - November 6-8, 2017, Montreal


November 6-8, 2017 - Montreal, Canada

The Gender Summit is a platform for dialogue where scientists, policymakers, gender scholars and stakeholders in science systems examine new research evidence showing when, why, and how biological differences (sex) and socio-cultural differences (gender) between females and males impact on outcomes. The aim is to reach consensus where improvements to science knowledge and science practice are needed and who should take action.

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MEDICA 2017 Dusseldorf, Germany - November 13-16, 2017

Manitoba Trade and Investment will lead a mission of Manitoba companies to participate in the MEDICA 2017 Tradeshow in Dusseldorf, Germany, November 13-16, 2017. MEDICA is the world’s largest event for the medical sector. In 2016, MEDICA attracted more than 5,100 exhibitors from 70 countries.

For additional information please contact:

Sharon Cohen
Manitoba Trade and Investment
Tel: 204-945-8495

Western Canada Cleantech Innovation Forum - November 29 & 30, 2017


The inaugural Western Canada Cleantech Innovation Forum will be held on Nov. 29-30 at the RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg. The forum will feature keynote speakers, plenary sessions, technical concurrent sessions, and a special edition of the Green Dragon’s Lair.

Keynote Speakers:
Thomas Homer-Dixon, Author of:  'Carbon Shift:  How the Twin Crises of Oil Depletion and Climate Change will Define the Future'
Terry O’Reilly, Host of CBC's " Under the Influence" and author of:  'This I Know'
                     Topic: Jump the Fence:  The Power of Counterintuitive Thinking
Mike Gerbis, The Globe Series
                     Topic: An Introduction to Cleantech

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Western Canada Cleantech Forum’s Green Dragons' Lair Pitch Competition - November 30th, 2017

For the first time ever, early stage clean tech startups in Western Canada have a business pitch event made just for them!

Why compete in The Western Canada Cleantech Forum’s Green Dragon’s Lair?

Win $10,000 Cash

  • Participate in a full day of plenary sessions and workshops at the Forum
  • Connect with cleantech startup/business leaders, and subject matter experts from across Canada and the U.S.
  • Get valuable advice and feedback on your business model
  • Meet with potential investors
  • Raise your profile – be known as the Western Canada’s Most Promising Cleantech Startup!

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2018 Lean Conference - June 4 - 7, 2018

Lean Conference

Embracing Excellence 2018

Preparation for the 2018 CME Canadian LEAN Conference continues and nearly 150 attendees have registered from here at home in Manitoba and as far away as New Zealand. This largest LEAN event in Canada this 2018 will take place in Winnipeg on June 4-7.

With seven keynotes, 15 workshops, 36 presentations and 18 tours, delegates will be treated to a rich learning environment.

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