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  • Mar 18th 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

    Office Hours with BDO

    Stop by Accelerate Okanagan to chat with the team from BDO during their open office hours! (every other Monday) 

    BDO is well positioned to help technology companies wherever they may be in their business life cycle! The Okanagan technology community continues to grow in leaps and bounds, and we invite all technology companies interested in finding out more about business accounting to c...

  • Mar 20th 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Women Leading Innovation – Trailblazing Stories & Conversations

    Join us in honor of International Women’s Day – Celebrate female entrepreneurship and local Innovation with stories from three inspiring women at the forefront of their industries!This event is for you if you’re curious to know who is leading local business growth and development in Kelowna, the challenges and successes it’s taken to get them there, and what’s happening in their hubs right now!...

  • Mar 21st 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    BWB Coffee Collaborations

    BRAINSTORMING AND BUILDING BRIDGESBalance Well-Being Centre Inc. is proud to present BWB Coffee Collaborations!!!Register EARLY, spaces are limited and we expect to fill up quicklyWhat to expect:Meet at 9:00Agenda:Round table introductionsDiscuss successes & challenges each of our individiual businesses are facingLook for opportunities to learn from each otherMake connectionsHelp support th...

  • Mar 22nd 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Startup Weekend Okanagan

    Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. It is the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 1800 past events in 120 countries around the world in 2014.

    Events are over a 54-hour period where developers, designers, marketers, product managers, an...

  • Mar 23rd 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

    Startup Weekend Okanagan

    Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. It is the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 1800 past events in 120 countries around the world in 2014.

    Events are over a 54-hour period where developers, designers, marketers, product managers, an...

  • Mar 24th 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

    Startup Weekend Okanagan

    Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. It is the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 1800 past events in 120 countries around the world in 2014.

    Events are over a 54-hour period where developers, designers, marketers, product managers, an...

  • Mar 27th 8:00 am - 9:00 am

    #devKL

    #devKL is a bi-weekly meetup to encourage local software developers to collaborate and learn from each other. We're hoping to build the development community by providing group mentorship and encouraging members to connect and continue the collaboration between events.Each session's topic is announced a week ahead of time. If you'd like to present a topic or facilitate a session, please contact...

  • Mar 27th 8:30 am - 9:30 am

    Funding and Support

    There are many funding and support programs in Canada that can help startup entrepreneurs and small and medium businesses.

    Join Alex Goodhew for this one hour informative session where she will discuss the programs most relevant to technology companies. Funding and Support will be held every 4th Wednesday of the month, from March through until the end of May.

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  • Mar 27th 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

    Office Hours with Paul Matthews of Lawson Lundell

    Stop by the Accelerate Okanagan office to chat with IP Lawyer, Paul Matthews of Lawson Lundell! He will be available on a first-come first-serve basis. Bring your Intellectual Property, strategic sourcing and commercialization questions. 

    (office hours are every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, 130p-3p)*

    About Paul: 

    Paul’s practice focuses on helping clients develop ...

  • Mar 27th 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    BWB Conversation Wednesdays

    BWB Conversation Wednesdays   * An opportunity for you to join in the conversation about People and Topics that Inspire or Challenge us * BWB Business Members will lead the Conversation, share their experiences and wisdom * You will be given practical take aways you can use 4th Wednesday of each month (Sept-June) 5:30-7:30 Kelly O'Bryans (upstairs in Pub) - 262 Bernard Ave...
  • Mar 28th 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

    Cannabis in the Workplace

    by Okanagan College, Continuing Studies and Corporate Training

    Explore the impact of this cultural shift in the workplace. How have things changed? What are some of your rights as an employee? Find out during this short and informative workshop.

    You bring your lunch, we supply the coffee and tea!

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  • Mar 28th 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    OBSA Connect presented by BDO

    OBSA Connect Presented by BDO is the only networking event that provides students of the Okanagan Valley with the opportunity to connect with leading local businesses in a dynamic setting, as evidenced by the integration of both modern and traditional forms of communication amongst tastings of local beer and wines.For the past 39 years, the OBSA has hosted an annual networking event titled “The...

  • Mar 28th 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    South Okanagan Technology Professionals

    This is going to a great night, so throw your shovels and sorel's aside and join us as we drink to longer days and warmer temperatures!All types of technology professionals or lovers of technology in general are welcome. They have beer & pizza.... 'nuff said.

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