Quality Hotel & Conference Centre 424 Gregoire Dr.
Fort McMurray, AB
780-791-7200 Google Map
Registration / Continental Breakfast
Welcoming remarks and housekeeping
8:35 a.m. – 8:45
Opening remarks brought by: Carol Forster, Senior Advisor - Status of Women
8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Intro to Financing- TBD
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Access to Financing, Panel Discussion with:business link business model canvas
ATB, AWE, BDC, Community Futures, futurpreneur Canada
10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Breakout Session #1 - The Business Links Wendy Muise, presents the Business Model canvas
Ever wondered what it takes to get a business off the ground? Join us for our Business Model Canvas Workshop to learn how to utilize the lean startup template for developing new or documenting existing business models. We'll show you how to use this visual chart to describe, design, challenge and pivot your business model
Breakout session #2 - AWE presents Strategic Planning for Growth (10:15- 11:30)
Economic Development and Trade, present Access to new markets. (11:30- 11:45)
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Networking Opportunity – converse with any of the Service Providers in the room
12:00 p.m. - 12:20 p.m.
Break & Grab lunch
12:20 p.m.- 12:40p.m.
Keynote: The Sprouting Fawn Children's Boutique, From Home based to Household Name - with Christina Bursey
12:40 p.m.- 12:55 p.m.
Business Bingo- get a Bingo and win a fun prize!
12:55 p.m. 1:00 p.m.
Economic Development & Trade, Nicole Martel, Senior Director, Small Business and Entrepreneurship.
Thank you & closing remarks