Events

Jul
12
Thu
Mapping the future of the Internet of Me
Jul 12 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
Mapping the future of the Internet of Me @ CCIT Building, University of Toronto Mississauga | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

Mapping the Future for Internet of Me

Let’s reposition our thinking of the Internet of Things. It’s not just an array of connected devices but IoT for Me or IoMe can play a big role in personal enablement and industrial automation.

Building on the investments and focus on advanced manufacturing with the SuperCluster, and the National Centre of Excellence in Advanced Manufacturing & Materials, expert panelists will explore:

  • IoT and Mobility – Personal Movement
  • IoT and Digital Health
  • IoT and the Shop Floor – Cybernetic Enablement
  • Future of Materials & Electronics
  • Government Resources and Partnerships
Jul
26
Thu
Website 101, Small Business Basics
Jul 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Website 101, Small Business Basics @ Central Public Library (Noel Ryan Auditorium)  | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

ARE YOU AN ENTREPRENEUR OR SMALL BUSINESS OWNER LOOKING FOR WAYS TO LEVERAGE YOUR WEBSITE TO BUILD YOUR BUSINESS?

If you are a small business owner ready to design your first website or looking to optimize your current website, this seminar will offer key strategies to increase traffic and design your visitor’s experience to be both enjoyable for them and profitable for you.

Attendees will learn ways to help their website become a top performing sales, customer service, and marketing channel.

  • Learn about various website platforms available to support a growing small business
  • Help your website be found by your audiences when searching online (SEO)
  • Capture and engage your visitors to convert them into customers
  • Discover ways to track performance using Google Analytics
  • Create a checklist of essential elements to be included in your website design

The presentation will include small business industry scenarios with an opportunity for questions and answers at the end of the presentation.

Register at the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/website-101-small-business-basics-tickets-46897243919

Aug
2
Thu
Starting Your Small Business: The Basics
Aug 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Starting Your Small Business: The Basics @ Library Board Room, Mississauga Central Library | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

Starting a business? In this 75-minute session learn the key steps of starting a business, including business registration, licenses, taxes and regulation and more.

Aug
7
Tue
Developing Your Small Business, Beyond the Basics
Aug 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Developing Your Small Business, Beyond the Basics @ Class 3, Mississauga Central Library  | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

In this four-part series, go beyond the basics and learn the key components of developing your business.  This session will emphasize marketing strategy, business planning, cost and pricing, sales and more.

Sep
4
Tue
O-Week: UTM Fair
Sep 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
O-Week: Real Talk Sessions
Sep 4 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sep
6
Thu
Starting Your Small Business: The Basics
Sep 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Starting Your Small Business: The Basics @ Library Board Room, Mississauga Central Library | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

Starting a business? In this 75-minute session learn the key steps of starting a business, including business registration, licenses, taxes and regulation and more.

Registration coming soon!

O-Week – Taste of UTM
Sep 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:30 pm
O-Week - Taste of UTM @ CCT Link

Session Title:
Game-o-vation

Session Description:
Two teams of four go head to head in an idea generation activity aimed at showcasing just how easy entrepreneurship can be! Connects to ICUBE UTM, a year round program that supports student entrepreneurs.

Sep
20
Thu
HST Information for Your Business
Sep 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
HST Information for Your Business @ Central Public Library  | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

Delivered by CRA, learn key business requirements, including exemptions, liabilities, tax credits, filing returns and remitting HST and more.

Registration coming soon!

Sep
27
Thu
Business in a Box, Idea to Reality
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Business in a Box, Idea to Reality @ Erin Meadows Library | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

Want to be your own boss? Have a skill or hobby you want to turn into a business? Discover how to develop your idea, become an entrepreneur, and get support with your venture.

Registration coming soon!