TECH talks SMALL BIZ
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Kitchener City Hall - Rotunda
200 King St W, Kitchener ON
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Waterloo Region Small Business Centre is bringing local tech companies and traditional small business together for Geek Week!
Tech Talks Small Biz is aimed at traditional businesses looking to embrace digital thinking in order to boost sales. The event includes local technology businesses who will discuss e-commerce trends, cyber security, digital marketing tools and tips, SEO advice, video marketing and more!
This casual, networking-style event will include networking, panel discussion, Q&A period and a meet the expert session to make sure your burning questions are answered.
Inspiring Women Annual Event
Thursday, September 22
Centre In The Square
101 Queen St N, Kitchener, N2H 6P7
10th Annual Inspiring Women Event
This year, for the 10th Anniversary, we are planning nothing short of an amazing day at an exciting new location!
The Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce and the Waterloo Region Small Business Centre are thrilled to announce that the 2016 Inspiring Women Event will be held at the Centre In The Square!
This event is designed to motivate, inspire, connect and celebrate women in business, professionals, entrepreneurs and corporate leadership. Since its inception in 2006, over 6,000 women have participated in this unique day of learning, sharing experiences and information, acquiring new contacts, networking with peers and learning from the experts.
APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN!
Deadline for applications: May 6, 2016
If you are between the ages of 15-29 and you want to start your own business this summer and be your own boss, then you should consider applying for the 'Summer Company' program. If your application is accepted, you will be eligible to receive an award of up to $3000 - up to $1500 up front to help underwrite start-up costs, and up to $1500 upon successful completion of the program.
Already running your own business? Stay current and connected!
Navigate your way to success through through the SBConnect Program. This club allows you to partner with Waterloo Region Small Business Centre to get your name out there, network with other entrepreneurs, receive discounts on events and seminars, and gain access to incredible marketing opportunities.