I am thrilled to be giving away two tickets to the inaugural International UAV show to two of my Toronto-based readers! Continue reading GIVEAWAY: Two Tickets for the International UAV Show December 6-7!
Let the festivities begin! I love the holiday season and, while I normally wait till December to start celebrating, I kicked things off early this year at the launch party for RBC’s Avion Holiday Boutique at Yorkdale Shopping Centre! Open … Continue reading RBC Avion Holiday Boutique Launch Party at Yorkdale
On April 15, 2016, 200 young female leaders arrived at the Perimeter Institute for the Inspiring Future Women in Science conference. An inspiring day of talks from women in STEM careers awaited them, along with a candid address by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. I am honoured to have given a keynote address at this conference. Continue reading Inspiring Future Women in Science at Perimeter Institute
Dozens of students gathered on Dalhousie University’s Agriculture campus in Truro, Nova Scotia on the weekend of January 22, 2016, all with a common goal: to build a startup in 56 hours. The majority of the students majored in Management or … Continue reading Startup Weekend Mixes Agriculture and Innovation
Energy was high and innovation was in the air at the second annual Microsoft Student Partner Summit in Redmond, Washington. This year, the 55 best and brightest MSPs from around the globe were invited to Microsoft headquarters for a week-long retreat … Continue reading Microsoft Student Partner Summit 2015
Only a company like Microsoft would rent out a world-class football stadium for its employee party. On July 30th, 2015, attendees of Microsoft’s biannual TechReady conference were invited to Century Link Field, home of the Seattle Seahawks, for a party of epic proportions … Continue reading Inside Microsoft’s TechReady Party at Century Link Field
It’s said that 50% of the job market requires basic technical proficiency, and that that number will increase to 77% in the next decade. With a shortage of qualified computer science graduates to fill these roles and the fact that … Continue reading Microsoft Empowers Youth at YouthSpark Live Vancouver