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May
31
Tue
2022
PEI Bioscience Cluster – Showcase & Career Fair @ Delta Prince Edward
May 31 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
PEI Bioscience Cluster - Showcase & Career Fair @ Delta Prince Edward
Get in front of hiring managers. Network. Learn more about the Island’s thriving bioscience industry.

About this event

Join us on Tuesday, May 31 from 10:30 AM – 2 PM for the PEI Biocluster Showcase & Career Fair at the Delta Hotels Prince Edward. Free Admission. All are welcome.

Why Attend?

Explore new opportunities at companies around you whether you’re actively looking or just curious about our thriving bisocience industry here in PEI.

Our companies are currently recruiting for the following positions:

  • Engineering Associate
  • Production Technician
  • Warehouse Technician
  • Fermentation Technician
  • Post-Doctural Scientists
  • Quality Control Chemist
  • Quality Assurance Specialist
  • Health & Safety Advisor
  • Lab Support Technician

…and many more. Stay tuned for a list of exhibitors!

This is a major celebration of success, enabled by collaboration and cooperation among our BioAlliance business, research, academic, and government partners. Join us!

Jun
6
Mon
2022
Emerging Entrepreneurs Meetup with Futurpreneur @ Startup Zone
Jun 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Emerging Entrepreneurs Meetup with Futurpreneur @ Startup Zone

Connect with David, network with other entrepreneurs, and learn about financing, mentoring and support options for young entrepreneurs in PEI

About this event

If you’re 18 – 39 and ready to start a business or side hustle in PEI, Futurpreneur is here to help you!

Join us on June 6th, 2022, from 4 pm to 6 pm at the Startup Zone to meet David Eisnor, Business Development Team Lead for the Atlantic provinces at Futurpreneur! David will be chatting and answering questions about Futurpreneur’s financing, mentoring and support tools for aspiring business owners, like their Mentorship program, Black Entrepreneur Startup Program, Indigenous Entrepreneur Program, and their Side Hustle supports.

Please register in advance!

About Futurpreneur

Futurpreneur Canada has been fuelling the entrepreneurial passions of enterprising young Canadians since 1996. We’re the only national, non-profit organization that provides financing, mentorship, and resources to aspiring business owners aged 18-39. More than 15,000 young Canadian entrepreneurs, spanning every province and territory, have successfully launched their businesses with Futurpreneur’s support. Their main street businesses help drive Canada’s inclusive economic prosperity in communities from coast to coast to coast.

Futurpreneur offers an opportunity for young entrepreneurs across Atlantic Canada to access up to $60,000 in financing and mentoring to help launch their businesses. We look forward to continuing to support Canadian economic development and contributing to the success of small businesses throughout Atlantic Canada.

About David Eisnor

David Eisnor has over twenty years of experience in Community Economic Development and supporting entrepreneurs with business start-ups. For the last 11 years, he has supported entrepreneurs as the Business Development Team Lead for Atlantic Canada with Futurpreneur Canada. He has also demonstrated his passion for entrepreneurship by successfully running businesses in tourism, real estate and agriculture.

David can help support you if you are seeking financing to help start or grow your business.

Jun
7
Tue
2022
Storytelling for Startups: Applying Lessons from Pixar to your Pitch @ Startup Zone
Jun 7 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling for Startups: Applying Lessons from Pixar to your Pitch @ Startup Zone

Description:

Being able to quickly and powerfully convey your business idea has never been more important. In this highly interactive and dynamic session with Permjot Valia you will learn and be able to practice your networking event pitch, your two-minute presentation and learn how to construct a pitch for an investor.

Using lessons from the best storytellers like Disney and Pixar, this session will be highly relatable and fun. That’s a promise!

Permjot Valia’s Bio:

Permjot Valia has been involved with startups for over 20 years, as an investor, as a board member and as a coach.

He is considered one of the best pitch coaches in the world and teams he has coached have won numerous competitions winning more than $10m. With a background in Economics, Permjot began his career in sales and following his role as the Sales and Marketing Director for Entrepreneurial Services, EY, London, he began working with Startups.

He is now on the board of several companies in the UK and Atlantic Canada and continues to be a very active investor.

The Eventbrite link for registration to the workshop: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/storytelling-for-startups-with-permjot-valia-tickets-332998636887

Jun
8
Wed
2022
Junior Achievement PEI Business Hall of Fame Awards Gala @ Delta Hotels by Marriott Prince Edward in Charlottetown
Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

JA (Junior Achievement) of Prince Edward Island established the Prince Edward Island Business Hall of Fame in 1998, to pay tribute to Island business people who have made an outstanding contribution to business development in Prince Edward Island. Each year, Laureates are chosen by an independent selection committee and are recognized for their excellence in business leadership, entrepreneurial spirit, outstanding professional achievements, and enduring contributions to their community.

This annual event is a marquis event for Island businesses and a major fundraiser for JA Prince Edward Island. It is also the hope of JA, that by publicizing the achievements of outstanding business people and by exposing young Islanders to inspiring stories of opportunity, challenge and success, the PEI Business Hall of Fame will fuel young entrepreneurs’ drive to succeed.

To reserve your seat for this prestigious event or to inquire about sponsorship opportunities, please contact the JA PEI office at (902) 892-6066 or by email at kcook@japei.org.

Jun
27
Mon
2022
Economist Impact’s Global Trade Week @ Virtual
Jun 27 @ 8:00 am – Jun 30 @ 5:30 pm

Economist Impact’s Global Trade Week 2022 is the only event that convenes thought leaders from the entire trade ecosystem. It connects supply-chain, procurement, manufacturing and finance executives with high-level government representatives including ministers, policymakers and advisors. This allows for the new reality of trade to be understood in its entirety, including geopolitical and climate-change risks.

 

By attending this event, you will benefit from:

  • Exclusive in-person day in London, focusing on supply chain resilience. The day is aimed at c-suite supply-chain, procurement, manufacturing and finance executives. It will examine the progress made in the past two years and consider how to lay the foundation for future success
  • An optimized hybrid experience – join us in person in London on Tuesday 28th June and online on the 27th, 29th and 30th of June
  • 35 practical and measurable case studies from the likes of Unilever, Rockwell Automation, Philips, L’Oréal, Wayfair, Merck, Johnson & Johnson, Siemens and many more
  • Special access to over 150 high-profile speakers confirmed from a wide range of industries
  • Comprehensive and nuanced debate focused on risk assessment scenarios to help companies predict and better manage supply chain challenges
Sep
5
Mon
2022
Food & Hotel Asia (FHA) 2022 @ Singapore
Sep 5 @ 9:00 am – Sep 8 @ 5:00 pm
Food & Hotel Asia (FHA) 2022 @ Singapore

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada welcomes Canadian exporters to the Canada Pavilion at FHA 2022.  The show is scheduled to take place September 5 to 8, 2022 at the Singapore Expo in Singapore.

Registration

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Please follow the link on this page to complete your registration process.
Important Note: Exhibitors must have in-market staff prepared as part of their exhibiting strategy should travel restrictions be in place. An exhibitor’s inability to travel to participate will not be grounds for cancellation or a refund.

Payment Options

You can pay for your booth via cheque or e-payment. Details will be provided on your invoice.
Participation Fee

Government

$  5,500 – 9 sqm booth
$     500 – Corner fee
Non-Government
$  2,500 – 9 sqm booth
$     500 – Corner fee

The all-inclusive participation fee includes these basic furnishings: company signage, front counter, bistro stool, one meeting table with two chairs, three glass shelves, two spotlights, wastebasket, basic electricity and wireless internet services.

Pavilion exhibitors also have the option to expand, customize and enhance their booths with graphics, furnishings, refrigeration and other appliances and enhancements directly through the Canada Pavilion team, at an increased cost.

NOTE: REGISTRATION IS LIMITED TO CANADIAN COMPANIES ONLY.