Yukon Innovation Prize: 2021 theme announcement

YukonU Innovation & Entrepreneurship 2180, 2nd Avenue, Whitehorse

Since 2015, the Yukon Innovation Prize recognizes innovative solutions addressing the challenges and seizing the opportunities for the benefit of the territory, the Yukoners and therefore Canada as a whole. The 2021 theme will be announced during the Yukon Innovation...

1:1 advice with NorthLight Experts

NorthLight Innovation 2180, 2nd Avenue, Whitehorse

This is an opportunity to learn more about the resources available at NorthLight Innovation and meet with Yukonstruct and YukonU Innovation and Entrepreneurship experts. Take advantage of a free 30-minute meeting on the following topics: startup advice, business support, prototyping...

Barriers and Benefits to Entrepreneurial Thinking in Government – Part 1

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https://youtu.be/-Dmzv-GAv2k In partnership with the University of Calgary, we are proud to invite you to this first of a two-part online recording on the opportunities and challenges of entrepreneurial thinking in government. The first part of the event is a...

Barriers and Benefits to Entrepreneurial Thinking in Government – Part II

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qj2aZ8DGkuo Join us for this second of a two-part online recording on the opportunities and challenges of entrepreneurial thinking in government. Part two of the series will examine how we foster long-term economic growth in Calgary and Alberta. The panel...

Yukon Entrepreneur Podcast – Tech Series

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A series of interviews highlighting Yukon innovators and tech entrepreneurs About the Yukon entrepreneur Podcast Kari Johnston conducts a series of interviews with local entrepreneurs and professionals to capture advice and emerging ideas that might help local businesses thrive during the current crisis....

IncubateNorth: Info Sessions

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YukonU Innovation & Entrepreneurship launched IncubateNorth, a 12 to 18 month business incubation program supporting entrepreneurs throughout the territory to grow their businesses locally, nationally, and internationally. I&E's team will work with the entrepreneurs to develop an incubation plan specific...

2021 Yukon Innovation Prize

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THEME ANNOUNCEMENT Since 2015, the Yukon Innovation Prize recognizes innovative solutions addressing the challenges and seizing the opportunities for the benefit of the territory, Yukoners and Canada as a whole. Stay tuned as we will revealed the theme for this year competition....

robotics workshop for youth

NorthLight Innovation 2180, 2nd Avenue, Whitehorse

Skills Canada Yukon and TechYukon are co-hosting a robotics workshop for youth, on November 18th and 19th from 4pm - 6pm. This event is for students Ages 11 - 14 and we have limited spots available for each day, so...

Robotics workshop for youth

NorthLight Innovation 2180, 2nd Avenue, Whitehorse

Skills Canada Yukon and TechYukon are co-hosting a robotics workshop for youth, on November 18th and 19th from 4pm - 6pm. This event is for students Ages 11 - 14 and we have limited spots available for each day, so...

Beer O’Clock

Yukonstruct @NorthLight Innovation 2180, 2nd Avenue, Whitehorse

***NorthLight Beer O’Clock is generously sponsored by Yukon Brewing**** Please join us at NorthLight Innovation for a very special Beer O’Clock with all of our event partners. Two free beers for members of Yukonstruct and the NorthLight family. To keep everyone...

Imagine: Yukon’s Awesome, Global Digital Presence

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Facilitated by Inga Petri, Strategic Moves This session is designed as a bold conversation where current limitations are cast aside and we image a world of our own making. Imagine People around the world are flocking to the Yukon for...