Winter Workshop Series 2021

 

Dalhousie Innovates Winter 2021 Winter Workshop Series

In this series, we invite attendees to attend bite-sized sessions designed to give you practical skills to bring you to the next level in your journey in entrepreneurship and innovation.

Workshops are free and open to all students and members of the community.

Sign up for workshops here! Click workshop titles to be redirected to Eventbrite or HopIn to register.

How Do I Entrepreneur?
Networkshop Presented by the Memorial Centre for Entrepreneurship                                           
Thursday, January 28, 12-1pm  
From phone calls and networking to social gatherings and job interviews, the ability to speak with strangers is essential. This webinar of core skills will give you the necessary confidence to inspire conversation in any situation.

Talking to Strangers: Essential Conversation Skills
Mary Jane Copps                                                
Thursday, February 4, 12-1:30pm  
From phone calls and networking to social gatherings and job interviews, the ability to speak with strangers is essential. This webinar of core skills will give you the necessary confidence to inspire conversation in any situation.

Tackling Climate Change
Networkshop Presented by the Memorial Centre for Entrepreneurship                                           
Thursday, February 18, 12-1pm  
Are you looking for an innovative startup idea with environmental impact? Learn how to find a startup idea in the up and coming green economy.

Join us as we learn to search for startup ideas within this emerging sector and the resources available to take it beyond the idea stage.

This presentation will be coupled with a chance to network and brainstorm with entrepreneurial students across Atlantic Canada.

Lean Canvas 101
Propel
Thursday, February 25, 12-1:30pm
Learn the fundamentals of how the Lean Canvas works and how to fill one out in this workshop delivered by Atlantic Canada’s leading start up accelerator, Propel.

Tip: This is a great workshop to check out before tuning into the “Beyond the Canvas” workshop on March 11 with the creator of Lean Canvas, Ash Mauyra

Pitching 101
Permjot Valia
Thursday, February 4, 12-1:30pm  
Learn how to share your idea by engaging your audience with story-telling. A great fit for any stage of development, if you just have an idea to looking for investment.

Beyond the Canvas with Ash Mauyra
Networkshop Presented by the Memorial Centre for Entrepreneurship                                           
Thursday, March 11, 12-1pm
Join the creator of the Lean Canvas, Ash Maurya, for a highly engaging talk about the traction road map, next steps, startup culture and more. This workshop is a great follow-up to the Lean Canvas 101 workshop.

Tip: If you are new to the Lean Canvas, we recommend checking out the “Lean Canvas 101” workshop we are offering with Propel on February 25 to prepare for this workshop. 

Customer Discovery 101
Katelyn Bourgoin
Thursday, March 25, 12-1:30pm
Everyone tells entrepreneurs that they should talk to customers. This workshop teaches you how to do it—with less bias, awkwardness and frustration.

If you have any questions, please email grace.ohara@dal.ca

 

These workshops are financially supported by

 

We thank our partners for their support in delivering these workshops