Creativity and Convergence Conference

November 30, 2015
8:00am – 5:00pm

Event Overview

Cross-industry collaboration and innovation capacity are critical to propel Alberta’s future success.  On November 30, public and private sector leaders will gather together at a networking conference like no other, featuring insights about innovation, collaboration and for diversifying Alberta's economy.  The conference, presented by the Alberta Council of Technologies (an Alliance Member) is designed for Albertans with a stake in the future and engaging those who know the issues and proposing bold options.

Conference Objectives

"Smart Cities - Going Global" Session

The conference will also feature a session with the cities of Edmonton and St. Albert, regarding the Alliance’s recently completed ‘investment and intelligence initiative’ to Europe where it focused on the global value of Smart Cities.  Each city will speak, a dynamic panel discussion will also be held on roles in driving local innovation, and small group breakouts will be hosted on specific related topics.

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University of Calgary


Downtown Campus, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB

Event Tags:  Alberta, Calgary, Collaboration, Edmonton, Events, St. Albert