Member Events

Epic: The Technology Expo – April 26th, 2017


The Technology Expo is Manitoba’s premier information technology conference, hosted at the RBC Convention Centre in Winnipeg. It features:

  • Five keynote sessions
  • Four Demo Theatres and a tradeshow floor showcasing the latest solutions and technologies
  • Networking with other industry professionals

Our world is connected. We are increasingly incorporating technology into all aspects of our lives, both professional and personal. Learn about the information technology landscape and the solutions organizations need today and what’s coming tomorrow.

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Ladies Learning Code: Upcoming Training Events


Responsive Design for Beginners: Build Mobile Friendly Websites with HTML5 & CSS3
For this workshop, we are going to take a super crazy, complicated website and make it mobile friendly using HTML5 and CSS. Bring with you an understanding of HTML and CSS or none at all; it’s not a requirement. We will be teaching you how to design for multiple screen sizes, select content that makes sense for mobile and of course, unmask the mysterious yet widely discussed HTML5.

Date: May 2 - 4, 2017 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM CST
Address: Red River College - Princess Campus (160 Princess Street)

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CIPS MB Winnipeg: "Hyper-Cannibalism – Why Competition is for Losers (and Survivalists)" - May 2nd, 2017


Disruption is the new norm. Technology is advancing at such a rapid pace that the cycles of disruption is frightening. To remain significant, companies will have to adopt this philosophy of "Hyper Cannibalism". Strategy is no longer played out the marketplace – market competition is for losers. Today, the game is played within your organization – organizational competition is for survivalists. Hyper cannibalism requires you to build competitive teams that will fail as quickly as possible to build products, services or experiences.

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Wavefront 2017 IoT Summit - Toronto, May 1-2, 2017


Drive your digital & IoT advantage at Wavefront 2017 IoT Summit (Toronto, ON)

Disrupt or disrupted – this is the reality of doing business in the Digital Era.  Half of the world’s leading businesses believe they will be vastly digitally transformed in the next two years, but only 11% describe their digital strategy as “excellent”, according to Forbes Insights.

Wavefront is helping Canadian companies bridge this gap between intentions and actions. The Wavefront 2017 IoT Summit focuses on enterprise IoT, helping large companies embrace digital transformation and helping emerging companies seize market opportunities.

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MCWESTT - May 5th, 2017


Join us on May 5th, 2017 at the Fort Garry Hotel for MCWESTT 2017: a local, one-day conference dedicated to connecting women in engineering, science, trades, and technology, and empowering them to create, foster, and lead.

Friday, May 5, 2017
7:15 AM to 4:30 PM
The Fort Garry Hotel

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Cyber Defence Challenge - May 16th, 2017


2017 marks the 6th Annual Canadian Cyber Defense Challenge. The CCDC is proud to be working in conjunction with the Western Canadian Information Security Conference (WCISC) at the RBC Convention Centre. Over the past 4 years Canadian Cyber Defence Challenge has brought together Information, Communications and Technology (ICT) industry professionals to educate and empower hundreds of students in the field of Information Technology (IT) and Security and 2017 will be our biggest event.

The Canadian Cyber Defence Challenge provides an unprecedented opportunity to prepare the new generation of students in the challenging and everevolving industry of ICT technology. The CCDC is the industry’s opportunity to connect Corporate Partners with students, Winnipeg business community, colleagues and friends. It is a chance for students from across Canada to meet, be introduced to and learn about your organization and be top of mind as these future leaders begin careers in our great industry.

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CIPS Manitoba Annual Golf Tournament - June 8th, 2017


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 12, 2017 and you will be entered in a random draw to win one of 10 spots in a half-hour group golf lesson with Pro James Chapman. This event will sell out quickly.

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Global Knowledge: ITIL® Service Lifecycle Training - June 20, 2017

Global Knowledge

ITIL® Service Lifecycle: Continual Service Improvement
Delivery Format: Classroom Live
Date: June 20 - 23, 2017 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
Location: WINNIPEG, MB
Address: 201 Portage Avenue, Suite 1903, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3K6

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All-Girls Codemakers Camp - July 18-20 & Aug 1-3, 2017

wise codingcamp

Have exciting hands-on intro to computer science experiences, learn the fundamentals of software coding, and experience the building blocks of hardware. Put your new knowledge to test by building a robot and bringing it to life.

WHO: Girls in Grades 7-9
WHEN:   July 18-20 & Aug 1-3
9:00 am until 4:00 pm daily.
Drop-off starts at 8:30 am, and pick-up ends at 4:30 pm.
WHERE: University of Manitoba Fort Garry campus in the Engineering Information Technology Complex.
COST: $125

Don't miss your chance to have fun experimenting, designing, and testing with experts in the field!

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