Seminars and Events – Regional Business Seminars and Events – Regional Business

Seminars and Events

Stay On Top Of Your Money – Presented By: Desjardins Bank

Tuesday, November 29th / 12-1:30PM

November is Financial Literacy Month – Financial literacy is the foundation of your relationship with money and as an entrepreneur, it teaches you how to create a budget, pay off debt, save money, invest money, and create a financial plan that will mitigate financial risks. Learn how to improve your financial literacy and how to take advantage of the business banking tools that can help you achieve your goals and grow your business from the professionals at Desjardins.


IQ Venture Bootcamp – Week 7: Go-to-Market Strategy

Wednesday, November 30th / 12-1:30PM

Learn how to develop marketing messages that resonate with your target audience and identify sales channels to best reach them. This presentation will support you in developing a roadmap to successfully launch a product or service to market, while addressing methods for evaluating your strategy’s effectiveness. This presentation will be delivered by Bernie Aho, Founder of Time Hero.


Coffee Chat with Vineet Johnson of iRegained

Tuesday, December 6th / 9-10AM

Come learn from Vineet Johnson Founder, President and CEO of iRegained at the Innovation Quarters


IQ Venture Bootcamp – Week 8: Intellectual Property

Wednesday, December 7th / 12-1:30PM

As the economy of the World becomes more global, it is becoming ever more important that companies recognize the intellectual property that they own and understand how to protect those rights. In this seminar, you will learn about the differences between copyrights, patents, trademarks, and trade secrets and how to effectively use them to protect your business assets. This presentation will be delivered by Nathan Piche & Christopher Bown, Patent & Trademark Agents with Gowling WLG LLP.


Small Business Centres Ontario

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