Techstars Edmonton Startup Week 2021 Techstars Edmonton Startup Week 2021

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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Developer Meetup Virtual
Weekly Chat for Dev Edmontonians
Chris C
Chris C Saturday Morning Productions, Software Consultant
Entrepreneurship Sponsored by DrugBank Virtual
Good but Now Great! Startup Founders Panel with Startup Edmonton
Allan Waine
Allan Waine Startup Edmonton, Program Facilitator
Tristan Ham
Tristan Ham Startup Edmonton, Program Facilitator
Allie Knull
Allie Knull ResumeFree™, Founder & CEO
Kate Popiel
Kate Popiel What's the Deal?, CEO
Jeffrey Franc
Jeffrey Franc Stat59, CEO
Developer Marketing Virtual
Motion Capture DIY with NAIT's Centre for Innovative Media & Edmonton Screen Industries Office
Steven Gilmour
Steven Gilmour NAIT, Senior Technical Lead
Skylar Zerr
Skylar Zerr NAIT, Studio Technologist & Animator
AJ Sharpe
AJ Sharpe NAIT, Studio Technologist & Animator
Tom Viinikka
Tom Viinikka Edmonton Screen Industries Office, CEO
Funding Virtual
Pitch Foundations Bootcamp with Volition
Paul Brassard
Paul Brassard Volition, Co-Founder, Managing Partner, and Lead Advisor
AI/ML Sponsored by Amii Virtual
✨ FEATURED✨ ML in the Wild with Amii
Adam Danyleyko
Adam Danyleyko Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute, Product Owner, Startups
James Bell
James Bell Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute, Machine Learning Scientist
Xiao Zheng Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute, Program Coordinator
Legal Virtual
✨ FEATURED✨ All Your Legal Questions Answered: Q&A and Mixer with Parlee McLaws
Patrick Laycock
Patrick Laycock Parlee McLaws, Intellectual Property Lawyer
Rhiannon Adams
Rhiannon Adams Parlee McLaws, Intellectual Property Lawyer
Iain Walker
Iain Walker Parlee McLaws, Labour and Employment Lawyer
Michael Gieb
Michael Gieb Parlee McLaws, Labour and Employment Lawyer
Jack Harmon
Jack Harmon Parlee McLaws, Corporate Lawyer
Chris Peng
Chris Peng Parlee McLaws, Corporate Lawyer
WTF is Bitcoin with Bitcoin Well
Benny Sarnelli
Benny Sarnelli Bitcoin Well, Customer Success Leader
Equity, Diversity & Inclusion People & Culture Virtual
Leveraging the Immigrant Talent Pool to Grow Alberta Startups with Immigrant Techies Alberta
Vartika Manasvi
Vartika Manasvi Sovereign Internet and Identity, Founder and Managing Partner
Yousuf Khatib
Yousuf Khatib Global Skills Hub/TKG, CEO
Wunmi Adekanmbi
Wunmi Adekanmbi Immigrant Techies Alberta, Organizer and Host

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

From start-up to scale up, Alberta’s new business Accelerators are getting ready with Innovate Edmonton & Alberta Innovates
Dawn Newton
Dawn Newton Innovate Edmonton, Head of Accelerate Edmonton
Ashif Mawji
Ashif Mawji Community Safety and Wellness Accelerator, Chair
Sherif Saadawi
Sherif Saadawi Plug and Play, Director, Corporate Partnerships
Douglas Holt
Douglas Holt Alberta Innovates, Associate Vice President, Investments

Thursday, October 21, 2021

Entrepreneurship Sponsored by DrugBank Global Morning Keynotes Virtual
Global Morning Keynote with Odun Eweniyi
Skye Kihara
Skye Kihara Black Business Ventures Association, Operations & Community Manager
Odun Eweniyi
Odun Eweniyi PiggyVest, COO & Co-Founder
Virtual Makerspace Tour with Edmonton Public Library
Holly Arnason
Holly Arnason Edmonton Public Library, Associate Manager, Makerspace
People & Culture Virtual
Strategies to Support Mental Health in the Workplace with Startup Edmonton
Tiana Field-Ridley
Tiana Field-Ridley Mental Health Commission of Canada, Implementation Specialist, Workplace Mental Health
AI/ML Sponsored by Amii Virtual
Navigating the AI Resources in Your Ecosystem with Cybera
Byron Chu
Byron Chu Cybera Inc., Program Manager, Data Science
Ahmad Bisher
Ahmad Bisher WestGrid, Director, Strategy & Partnership Development

Friday, October 22, 2021

AI/ML Sponsored by Amii Social Impact Virtual
Social Impact powered by AI/ML with the Edmonton Police Foundation
Ashif Mawji
Ashif Mawji Community Safety and Wellness Accelerator, Chair
Chett Matchett
Chett Matchett ATB, AVP Strategy, Operations and Social Economics
Dale McFee
Dale McFee Edmonton Police Service, Chief of Police
AI/ML Sponsored by Amii Meetup Virtual
✨ FEATURED✨ AI Seminar with Amii & UAlberta
Jacob Jaremko
Jacob Jaremko Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute (Amii), Fellow and Canada CIFAR AI Chair
Career Data Virtual
Breaking into Data Science - The How’s and Why’s with Cybera
Byron Chu
Byron Chu Cybera Inc., Program Manager, Data Science
Graham Sucha
Graham Sucha Cybera, Community Outreach Specialist
Jerric Chen
Jerric Chen Cybera Inc, Data Scientist
AESA Insight Podcast: Startup Edmonton Week Edition
Thai Sirikoone
Thai Sirikoone Alberta Esports Association, Media Team
Ryan Coutts
Ryan Coutts Alberta Esports Association, Executive, Business Development
Brad Jones
Brad Jones Alberta Esports Association, Vice-President & Co-Founder
Victor Ly
Victor Ly Alberta Esports Association, President & Co-Founder