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Lessons From Leaders: Is Work-Life Balance a Myth?

December 14th | 7:15am – 9:00am | Free

Does work-life balance really exist? What does it actually mean? If it did exist, what would it look like? Come and hear from business owners just like you, who have found creative ways to find balance in their professional and personal lives.

Join us for coffee and a light breakfast as our panel of highly successful business leaders share their experiences and answer your questions!

December’s Panel:

RICK JAMIESON President & CEO, ABS Friction
PAUL RADKOWSKI CEO, Life Recovery Program
JONI LIEN Co-Founder, SupperWorks
MICHELLE Shemilt Founder, NUMI
DONNA LITT Co-Founder & COO, Kiite Inc.

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Ignite. Empower. Innovate.

March 7th | 4:00pm – 9:00pm | Early Bird Tickets: $70

Join us for Guelph’s largest celebration of International Women’s Day!

March 7th, 2019, we invite you to the Hanlon Convention Centre for an evening of celebration! This inspiring evening includes dinner, an amazing marketplace of local female entrepreneurs, and a keynote address by renowned author and teacher, Professor Maja.

Net proceeds from this event go directly to the Rhyze Award, an annual grant that is given out to  local female entrepreneurs.

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Our Repeating Workshops

Start Your Engine

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Free
Attend a free information session to learn more about Innovation Guelph, our programs, and how you can get involved.
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Toolkit Tuesdays

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Free

Toolkit Tuesdays are free learning sessions for current and potential Innovation Guelph clients. These sessions are an excellent opportunity to learn something new, connect with the experts, ask questions, and get advice!


12pm – 1pm: Pizza & A Presentation: New topic every month! Pizza will be provided. You are also welcome to bring your own lunch. Q&A will follow the presentation. To find out about this month’s topic click here

1pm – 2pm: Sponsor break-out session: An opportunity to talk with experts from Miller Thomson, BDO and Beyond Rewards Inc. . (Please note: we cannot guarantee 100% sponsor representation each month. When registering please indicate which sponsor, if any, you would like to talk with will help us plan accordingly.)

This event is free to attend but registration is required.
Space is limited, so save your seat today!

This event is free to attend but registration is required. Space is limited.

Register for the next toolkit tuesday