Jan 22 2020
INVENTURES Connect with brilliant minds and big ideas from around the world. Be part of the Inventures Innovation Unbound event in Calgary, June 3 - 5, 2020.
THE STAR A new ranking has placed Edmonton as the No. 1 city in Canada for youth to work in, beating out Vancouver and Toronto, the country’s busiest hubs, as well as Calgary. The Urban Work Index, put together by RBC Future Launch and YouthfulCities, an initiative that aims to spark a conversatio...
Nov 21 2019
GOVERNMENT OF ALBERTA An online survey is open until November 28 to give employees, employers, employer associations and members of the public an opportunity to provide input on employment rules that directly affect them. The survey includes questions on: group termination temporary layoff notices accrued vacation time on termination youth employment rules hours of wor...
Nov 8 2019
MOUNT ROYAL UNIVERSITY Mount Royal University will be hosting its Innovation Accelerator program in Edmonton in winter 2020. The Innovation Accelerator is a four-module innovation program held over a 20-week period, involving face-to-face workshops, innovation team coaching and webinar-based milestone reviews.
Nov 8 2019
Learn more about opportunities for businesses to participate in global trade missions, tradeshows, and conferences, in all sectors. Why participate? Get introduced to the right people and connect with potential business partners and clients. Benefit from unparalleled exposure to doing business abroad by joining an upcoming trade mission or by participating in ...
GOVERNMENT OF CANADA The Innovation Canada digital platform is the place to go to get a tailored list of everything that government can do for your business.
Nov 6 2019
SPRUCE GROVE ECONOMIC & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Congratulations to Amanda & Trevor owners of Wilhauk Beef Jerky - winners of Spruce Grove's 2019 Community Spirit Award! Presented at the annual Spruce Grove Chamber Gala, the Community Spirit Award recogizes local businesses who go above and beyond to give back to th...
Oct 30 2019
Alberta Economic Development, Trade and Tourism’s (EDTT) Asia Pacific branch is considering a mission to the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) Asia 2020 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 24-27, 2020) in collaboration with the Global Affairs Canada (GAC). The main objective of the mission is to connect Alberta companies with potential customers...
Oct 11 2019
Small business owners are often the unsung heroes of our economy. Join us in celebrating and encouraging our local entrepreneurs during the upcoming Small Business Week held from October 20 – 26.
Oct 1 2019
ALBERTA VENTURE Making the decision to start your own business can be a difficult one. After all, while startups may be fulfilling, they're also risky. So what does it take to succeed? Show me the tips!
Aug 2 2019
GOVERNMENT OF CANADA The Government of Canada has made available $450 million through the Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative to help Canadian small and medium-sized businesses start up, scale up and access new markets.
Aug 2 2019
EXPORT DEVELOPMENT CANADA Need help exporting? Export Development Canada (EDC) committed $250 million over three years to provide financing and insurance solutions for women-owned and women-led businesses that are exporting or looking to begin exporting. To complement this commitment, EDC has announced a $50 million Women in Trade Investments Program t...
On the Business Stories page of our website you can learn more about businesses who are finding success in Spruce Grove. Download our Here We Grow Profile series including the newest version of Finding Success in Spruce Grove.
Jul 26 2019
ALBERTA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, TRADE & TOURISM has release a series of upcoming Alberta Missions to Greater China.
Jun 12 2019
EDMONTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE The World Trade Centre in partnership with Edmonton Economic Development Corp. and the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce presents TAP - Canada's Trade Accelerator Program. TAP is a dynamic, hands-on six-week workshop for small to medium-sized enterprises, providing essential knowledge, resources and coaching to scale up, develop an...
Jun 12 2019
THE BUSINESS LINK Looking for opportunities to learn and connect with other entrepreneurs? Check out the Business Link website for upcoming events and webinars to learn from local experts, hear from Alberta’s small business owners and find out how the small business community can support you in your journey
May 22 2019
TECH WEST CANADA provides practical support to Western Canadian technology companies looking to grow their business by participating in international events. Learn more and register for these events at Techwestcanada.ca. To ensure you don't miss out on future opportunities sign up for the Tech West newsletter.
May 10 2019
As part of City Centre revitalization in Spruce Grove, a City Centre Area Redevelopment Plan bylaw was developed and will go in front of Council on Monday, May 27th.
Apr 24 2019
Calling all makers, artisans, producers and crafters in Alberta! If you have a product that is made in Alberta, you may be eligible for the first Made in Alberta Awards. The awards celebrate the ingenuity, creativity and quality of Alberta products and entry is open now. Albertans love Alberta-made products, bu...
Mar 15 2019
Are you interested in expanding your markets to Europe? As a government and business official, are you sometimes at a loss to explain and/or understand the European Union? The Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the European Union (EU) opens a huge market of more than 450M consumers t...
AUVSI XPONENTIAL The Government of Alberta, in cooperation with Global Affairs Canada, is supporting Alberta companies interested in participating in the Alberta Pavilion at AUVSI’S Xponential in Chicago, Illinois from April 30th – May 2nd, 2019. AUVSI is the world’s largest non-profit organization exclusively devoted to advancing the global unmanned system...
Mar 7 2019
EDMONTON The Trade Accelerator Program (TAP) is a comprehensive, hands-on series of workshops helping small to medium-sized enterprises scale up and strategically enter the global market.
Mar 7 2019
SPRUCE GROVE & DISTRICT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Would you like to learn how to make your business more profitable and enrich your workplace culture? The Spruce Grove & District Chamber of Commerce is proud to host a Trade & Workshop Expo show highlighting the profitable benefits of inclusion and diversity in the workplace.
Jan 21 2019
SPRUCE GROVE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Stacey Berger specializes in helping entrepreneurs and business leaders build their dreams, accelerate their results, and create richer more fulfilling lives. Register today!