IGNITE 2015 OVERVIEW 

Ignite Edmonton is a new initiative from Edmonton Economic Development, aimed at fostering entrepreneurship, innovation and creativity in our city. The Ignite Edmonton Festival takes the best of our original E-Town Festival, infusing it with even more creative, problem solving, hands-on experiences through masterclasses, innovation labs, and social spaces.


FOCUS

Team Experience

Team kits, spaces, and activities to get your team fired up for the year ahead.

Masterclasses

Learn new skills around product marketing, design thinking.

Thought Leadership

Main stage talks with global leaders, entrepreneurs and builders.

Innovation Labs

Discover the latest innovations in health, agriculture, and transportation.

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Breakout Sessions

Tracks including product innovation and building an entrepreneurial culture.

Social Spaces

Hack in a project lab. Share a meal and new ideas in our food hall.


WHO SPoke AT IGNITE EDMONTON FESTIVAL 2015?

Daniel Debow - Senior Vice-President, Emerging Technology, Salesforce

Daniel Debow - Senior Vice-President, Emerging Technology, Salesforce

Jane McGonigal | Author of NY Times Bestseller Reality is Broken & Director of game R&D at the Institute for the Future 

Jane McGonigal | Author of NY Times Bestseller Reality is Broken & Director of game R&D at the Institute for the Future 

Eliza Rosenbaum | OpenIDEO Business Development & Partnerships Lead

Eliza Rosenbaum | OpenIDEO Business Development & Partnerships Lead


Learn, share, build

Most conferences today are just about passively listening to speakers and networking breaks. At Ignite Edmonton Festival, we create opportunities to put ideas into action through breakouts, masterclasses, project labs and social spaces.


We're added more value to each registration:

All-inclusive, two-day festival passes for you and your team
Access to every session, workshop and social space
All meals, drinks, snacks, coffee, and goodies
An amazing attendee gift bag

Register your company team (5 or more) and you'll also get a special team kit/pack
with bonus pre-conference materials, concierge, team spaces and activities.


Location

The Ignite Edmonton Festival is held in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, at the Shaw Conference CentreConnected to public transit, steps away from hotels and the downtown core, accessible via car and cab, arriving and departing from the Shaw Conference Centre is easy in any number.