Events

Oct
3
Mon
Fast Track to Mobility Workshop – SOTI
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm
Fast Track to Mobility Workshop - SOTI @ SOTI Inc | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

Immerse yourself in the future of Enterprise Mobility Management

Are you a new grad who is looking to kick start your career? Are you passionate about technology? Are you hoping to further develop your technical skills and enhance your portfolio? If so, SOTI is launching its first ever Mobility Management Workshop and we’d like you to sign up!

At SOTI, we are committed to providing value and giving back to the community through various programs and initiatives. To promote growth and learning in our communities, SOTI is hosting this free comprehensive two-week program starting October 3rd.

Date:
October 3rd – 14th (no class October 10th)

Time:
9am – 5pm

Location:
SOTI Inc., 5770 Hurontario Street, 11th Floor, Mississauga, ON (closest intersection is Hurontario and Matheson)

Key Offerings

This workshop offers a mixture of instructor led and hands-on training on the latest trends and insights in mobile technology. All students will gain valuable training and an understanding of:

  • How to support IoT in the enterprise
  • Configuring mobile devices running the latest OS platforms including iOS, Android, and Windows
  • SOTI’s MobiControl solution and an opportunity to be MobiControl certified

Check out more details and FAQs here.

Oct
19
Wed
Info Session: Innovation, Commercialization & Research
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Info Session: Innovation, Commercialization & Research @ Innovation Complex - UTM, KN2213

Want to learn more about Commercialization and Entrepreneurship at UofT?

U of T has become a North American leader in company creation and start-up activity.  With a growing and vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem there is an increasing number of research-based start-ups and student-led companies across all three campuses.

With expertise from ICUBE @ UTM and the Innovations and Partnerships Office (IPO), the University’s commercialization partners, U of T’s programs can be tailored to meet the needs of all different kinds of entrepreneurs, from beginners in business to world-class researchers, social innovators and more.

A joint presentation with Sam Dumcum, ICUBE coordinator and Sonya Brijbassi, Business Development from the Innovations and Partnerships Office (IPO) will focus on how the university is transforming research into innovation and entrepreneurship, and how we can help you!

When: Wednesday, Oct. 19th 10am-11:30am
Where: Innovation Complex KN 2213
Refreshments provided

Click here to RSVP by October 11th

Sonya and Sam will also be available for one-on-one meetings if you would like to discuss your specific idea/innovation, the services of IPO and/or the commercialization process in more detail.  If you would like to book a meeting please contact Sonya at s.brijbassi@utoronto.ca or Sam at sam.dumcum@utoronto.ca.

Nov
14
Mon
HackerNest Mississauga November Tech Social
Nov 14 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
HackerNest Mississauga November Tech Social

The final HackerNest Mississauga Tech Social for 2016 arrives in November! Mark your calendars! Free beer/(possibly wine)/water.

HackerNest believes that strong, supportive tech communities should exist everywhere – not just in hotspots like San Francisco and New York. Mississauga is the 6th largest city in Canada and home to a wealth of talent and innovative corporations! So come out to meet and mingle with them!

See the full HackerNest schedule here.

Nov
24
Thu
Countdown to Success featuring Manjit Minhas
Nov 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Countdown to Success featuring Manjit Minhas @ Innovation Complex | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

The 5th annual Countdown to Success will feature Manjit Minhas of CBC’s Dragons’ Den and co-founder of Minhas Brewries & Distillery, Spotlight Productions and Shergill Homes on Nov 24, 2016 (register here). As a serial entrepreneur, Minhas shares from her personal experience of spotting opportunities and how diversification can lead to big payouts. Minhas experience on the struggle of getting started, and the rewards of persistence are sure to motivate everyone looking to start their own business or get involved with something new. Once named the ‘most unknown beer baroness in the world,’ Minhas has produced a global brand and is now on national TV as part of CBC’s Dragons’ Den. Come hear her story!

The first 100 people to attend will receive a free IMI pint glass and after Manjit Minhas’ talk there will be a time of networking (including refreshments) featuring entrepreneurs, students, staff, faculty and industry members.

To register – sign up here!