Idea Rodeo

Join us for the Idea Rodeo a week of inspiring and creative approaches to small business, technology and innovation at Central Library as part of Calgary's Innovation Rodeo. All programs are held from 9:30 am to 11:30 am at Central Library. Register for each event on Eventbrite.


10 Steps from Idea to Business

Join Craig Elias, a successful serial entrepreneur, as he shares the 10 steps that turn ideas into successful businesses. Monday, July 11. Register on Eventbrite.

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How Do I Know if my Idea is Good?

Join us for a workshop on validation hacks, followed by a fireside chat with successful entrepreneurs who have used validation to get their idea off the ground. Presented by Mount Royal University, Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Tuesday, July 12. Register on Eventbrite.





Design Thinking 101

Join Design Thinking facilitator, Jonathan Jacobs, as he shares about his experience establishing the first Innovation Lab in the National Basketball Association. Wednesday July 13. Register on Eventbrite.


Making Creativity Flow: Innovation Through STEM!

Learn the principals of design innovation and why it is critical to solving real-world problems that impact today’s technically driven workplace. Thursday, July 14. Register on Eventbrite.

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Delight Gets Things Started

Join in to hear how big ideas from all over the place come to life at Beakerhead. Discover how Beakerhead brings together the arts and engineering sectors to build and exhibit interactive works of art, spectacle, and entertainment, culminating in a five-day international phenomenon every September right here in Calgary. Friday, July 15, 2016. Register on Eventbrite.

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