The BC Ministry of Jobs, Trade, and Technology, invites you to attend TechDev101 Workshop, hosted in partnership with Community Futures Peace Laird.
The TechDev101 Workshop aims to introduce and incorporate technology and innovation basics into the economic development fabric of communities. The intention is to support communities’ understanding of the tech sector, their related assets and opportunities, and efforts to position themselves to use technology and innovation as a foundational driver for economic development.
Areas of discussion will include:
- Definition of technology
- Knowledge-based vs. Traditional Sectors
- Tech Jargon and Ecosystem Components
- Talent, Community, and Culture
- Mapping Your Ecosystem
- Identifying and Prioritizing Opportunities
- Government Support Programs
Date: May 28, 2018
Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm *Lunch will be provided
Location: Community Futures Peace Laird
Registration Deadline: May 25, 5:00pm