Validate Your Business Idea
Successful startups begin by finding a problem to solve, customers who have a pain point who are willing to pay for their solution, or better yet – both.
Join local founders and startup enthusiasts at Startup Drinks the last Wednesday of every month, to vet your idea and get honest feedback.
Rainforest Alberta has teamed up with the Calgary Public Library to offer you another chance to collide with Calgary's vibrant innovation ecosystem.
Hello Amii! is your introduction to the Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute and Applied Machine Learning team.
Experts from Cybera (Alberta’s not-for-profit technology accelerator) will delve into the nuts and bolts of machine learning. You will leave this session with a better understanding of what to consider when leveraging data science methods and some of the challenges and issues faced by the industry today.
Starting an ecommerce business is no easy task - many steps and decisions need to come together at the right time. We’re here to help you get started! Join us for an interactive workshop to help you work through the most important tasks you’ll face when building, launching and growing a profitable ecommerce business on Amazon.
Take part in an action-packed day perfect for entrepreneurs at all stages of the game.
Learn how to validate your assumptions to land your first paying customer
Join us for Startup Community Office Hours every other Tuesday at Rosso on 8th. Book a 30 minute coffee (on us!) with Andrew Browne, Startup Support Specialist at Startup Calgary.
Do you need help from someone who has been there before? Are you experienced and want to give free help in true Rainforest fashion to the ecosystem? If Yes, join Rainforest Alberta for a Mentorship 101 session.
Looking to meet members of Campus Coworking at The Edison? Drop by the Campus Member Showcase to network with the members, view the coworking spaces, and learn more about what they are working on.
Connection Silicon Valley is committed to supporting Canadian women gain deeper connections into Silicon Valley. Whether you're looking to visit Silicon Valley for the first time, are a first-time founder or working in a startup environment, we hope that our network and events will provide support on your journey to success.
Thinking about launching a startup? Find out what’s happening in Calgary’s startup community and how other founders are navigating it. Every few weeks, we send out a question to our community members to find out what they think about startup stuff. Here is what we learned in 2018!
In response to the current economic environment the City of Calgary established the Opportunity Calgary Investment Fund as a tool to attract and support transformative investments in the city.
The BDC Capital Women in Technology (WIT) Fund is one of the world’s largest venture capital funds dedicated to investing in women-led technology companies.
The Climate Change Innovation And Technology Framework (CCITF) was developed to achieve the goals of Alberta’s Climate Leadership Plan through innovation and technology.