Entrepreneurship, existing landscape and current opportunities in Alberta. Success stories

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DateThursday, April 14, 2016
Time18:00 - 21:00
Speaker(s)Panel of Speakers
Description

According to Statistics Canada, the number of self-employed in Alberta jumped by 16,700 in December from the previous month. For many, the journey from employee to business owner can be a tricky one.

Entrepreneurs are vulnerable, especially in the early stages of launching their business and in the current economic environment. But there are potential advantages to starting a business during tough times: talented people are more available, some costs of doing business are reduced, and customers in the energy industry are motivated to identify cost savings and improve production efficiencies.

IMD and INSEAD Alberta Alumni, are pleased to invite you to an exclusive panel on Entrepreneurship. We are honored to offer a panel with exceptional guests:

  • Peter Josty, IMD Alumni, Executive Director at THECIS
  • Gary Haley, IMD Alumni, CEO of Vantage Foods Inc
  • Stephen Lougheed, IMD Alumni, CEO at Alberta Innovates Technology Futures
  • Adam Janikowski, INSEAD Alumni, Executive Director at CIBC World Markets
  • Brad Johns, INSEAD Alumni, Partner, Yaletown Partners Inc

Registration:
Please contact Carmine Fiume ([email protected]) to confirm your attendance.

Registration fee is 25$ per person.

The event is open to IMD, INSEAD and LBS Alumni. Partners and invited guests of alumni are also welcome.

FeesIMD Alumni: CAD 25.00
VenueGlencoe Club, Calgary
DC Westroom, 636 29 Ave SW
Dress CodeBusiness Professional
Registration DeadlineWednesday, April 13, 2016

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