Member Events

Broadview Networks: Upcoming Training

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Administering System Center Configuration Manager 20703-1
DATE:  4/23-27
TIME:  9:00 am – 4:30 pm
WHERE:  Unit #1 – 1530 Taylor Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3N 1Y1
This five-day course describes how to use Configuration Manager and its associated site systems to efficiently manage network resources.  In this course, you will learn day-to-day management tasks, including how to manage applications, client health, hardware and software inventory, operating system deployment, and software updates by using Configuration Manager.
You will also learn how to optimize System Center Endpoint Protection, manage compliance, and create management queries and reports.  Additionally, this course, in conjunction with Microsoft Official Course 20703-2A, helps certification candidates prepare for Exam 70-703:  Administering System Center Configuration Manager and Cloud Services Integration.

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2018 Epic Technology Expo - April 25, 2018

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Smart. Secure. Sustained. The 2018 Epic Technology Expo will deliver powerful content focused on these three themes. Register today to secure your spot at this year’s event. Speakers include EVP & CIO for Bell Canada, Mike Cole and Derek Manky, Global Security Strategist of Fortinet. For a full agenda, visit their website.

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Winnipeg Office 365 User Group Meetup - May 1, 2018

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Join Blueshift Software Innovations and other Office 365 users for a meeting of the Winnipeg Office 365 User Group on May 1st, 2018 (5:30pm - 8:00pm) at the ACE Project Space. Our very own Mike Dumka will be presenting on the Digital Workplace and Microsoft Teams. Details and discussion can be found in the LinkedIn Group we have created for the Group. https://lnkd.in/drt5tXZ

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University of Manitoba: The Dean’s Lecture Series - May 2nd, 2018

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Extended Education Dean's Lecture Series
Winnipeg: Smart City - Intelligent Community

Winnipeg has been recognized as one of the top seven intelligent communities in the world for 2018 by the New York-based think tank Intelligent Community Forum.
Extended Education at the University of Manitoba, in cooperation with Economic Development Winnipeg, UM Smartpark, and Forth, will explore the topic of Winnipeg: Smart City – Intelligent Community in the first session of the Dean’s Lecture Series.

WHEN: Wed. May 2, 2018, 12:15 to 1:30 pm
WHERE: Forth, 171 McDermot Ave.

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Girls Learning Code Day 2018: Collaborative Game Production - May 12th, 2018

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Technology is a powerful tool that can be used to change the world!

In this collaborative experience, learners work together to build a video game that addresses a social or environmental issue and works towards change. Learners will explore the game industry by experiencing what it’s like to work on different project teams, within a variety roles. As a group, we will track through the game development process together - from pre-production to post.

Saturday, May 12, 2018
1pm - 5pm

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University of Manitoba: Science Rendezvous - May 12, 2018

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On Saturday, May 12, the University of Manitoba is opening its doors for Science Rendezvous, a science and engineering carnival with an art twist that showcases the fun, intrigue, and discovery in science. This year’s activities will delight children and adults alike, from a robotic painting snake to chemists offering potion classes.

As part of these festivities, we would like to invite you to a special
Behind the Science - VIP Tours.

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University of Winnipeg PACE Career Hub: Industry Invitation - May 17th, 2018

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The University of Winnipeg, Professional, Applied and Continuing Education (PACE) invites industry professionals to participate in a Career Hub on Thursday, May 17 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. The Career Hub is based on the speed-mentoring concept, and is an event to provide networking and learning opportunities for our students.

When: Thursday, May 17 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Where: University of Winnipeg, Convocation Hall (2nd floor, Wesley Hall)
For Who: Human Resource Management Professionals, Project Management Professionals, Network Security Professionals, and Public Relations, Marketing, and Strategic Communication Professionals.

Format:

  • One on one resume feedback sessions: 1.5 hours (each round is 10 minutes long)
  • Networking time: 30 mins

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True North Waterloo - May 29 - 31, 2018

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True North is a ground-breaking conference that will bring together 2,000+ visionaries, leading influencers, innovators and policymakers for an honest and critical conversation about how we reaffirm tech as a force for good in the world.

With meaningful content for emerging startups, fast-moving scale-ups, groundbreaking creatives, innovative big brands and those who can effect change – along with cutting-edge art, lively music and unforgettable food – True North attendees will return to work with a renewed commitment to changing the world for the better.

When: May 29-31, 2018
Where: Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada

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2018 Lean Conference - June 4 - 7, 2018

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Embracing Excellence 2018

Preparation for the 2018 CME Canadian LEAN Conference continues and nearly 150 attendees have registered from here at home in Manitoba and as far away as New Zealand. This largest LEAN event in Canada this 2018 will take place in Winnipeg on June 4-7.

With seven keynotes, 15 workshops, 36 presentations and 18 tours, delegates will be treated to a rich learning environment.

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CIPS Manitoba Annual Golf Tournament - June 14, 2018

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It is the pleasure of the Canadian Information Processing Society (CIPS) Manitoba to make a limited number of spaces available for members and non-members to enjoy a day of golf in the company of their peers in the information technology community.  However, you must hurry.  These spaces are available on a first come first served basis to those who submit their application along with the required payment.

Register by May 18, 2018 and you will be entered in a random draw to win one of 10 spots in a half-hour golf lesson with Golf Pro James Chapman.

Location: Bel Acres Golf and Country Club - Near Stony Mountain, MB
Date/Time: Thursday, June 14, 2018 | 10:30am - 9:00pm

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RRC BIT 50th Anniversary Reunion Dinner - November 3, 2018

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Red River College's Business Information Technology (BIT, CAP, and IST) program is celebrating it's 50th Anniversary this year. Join us on Saturday, November 3 at Club Regent Event Centre for Cocktails, 4-course meal, followed by entertainment by the 50's and 60's band REWIND!

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