We are looking forward to kicking off the new year with our annual AGM and Member Bash!
Our AGM will take place during the first 30 minutes and only our MEMBERS can attend. Everyone else is welcome after 6:00 PM.
Focusing on the importance of inclusion in the workplace and why it's good for business, we will have a special presentation from Lorelei Higgins, a Metis Canadian Cultural Mediator, Rotary Peace Fellow, Rotary Positive Peace Activator and an Indigenous Relations Strategist. She is also Mrs. Canada Globe 2021!
Your ticket will also include a canape dinner and a complimentary drink upon arrival.
Date: Wednesday, January 19th Time: 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM for Members 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM for Non-Members
Tickets:Members - FREE - must register prior to the event. Non-Members - $89 - must register prior to the event.
All members and non-members must register for the event below. All event attendees must be fully vaccinated and able to show proof of their COVID-19 vaccination upon arrival.
About the SpeakerLorelei Higgins is a Metis Canadian Cultural Mediator, Rotary Peace Fellow, Rotary Positive Peace Activator and an Indigenous Relations Strategist. She is also Mrs. Canada Globe 2021! Lorelei leads conflict transformation projects globally, with a focus on Indigenous human rights.
Lorelei focuses on bringing diversity, equality, and inclusion to businesses, governments, and society. During her presentation, she will talk about how indigenous voices can be included and represented, and what peace building skills are required to have good conversations among indigenous people.
Focusing on the topic of peace building, Lorelei's presentation can be applied to many diverse groups helping create a more inclusive community. She will build on the importance of diversity and inclusion and why it's good for business.
To increase the number of technology companies that start and grow in the Okanagan
We do this in two ways:
1. Helping to develop and support a vibrant entrepreneurial, creative and innovative technology community.
Our community ranges from students and aspiring entrepreneurs to startups and early stage companies; as well as established technology companies and the wide range of service providers who are critical to our industry
Our objective is to encourage people to start and grow technology companies!
2. Offering programs that support entrepreneurs and technology companies looking to start, accelerate and grow.
These programs combine elements such as needs assessments, hands on coaching, mentorship, and access to world class expertise - including connections provincially, nationally and internationally.
Our objective is to help entrepreneurs and companies accelerate their growth and maximize their opportunity