• Learn from Alberta’s Best - February 17th, 2016

    Connect. Collaborate. Participate.

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  • Alberta’s Best - Nominee Reception February 17th, 2016

    Celebrating Entrepreneurial Success

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Special Events

Feb
17
Wed
2016
8:00 am Leadership Day – Learn from Albe... @ MacEwan University
Leadership Day – Learn from Albe... @ MacEwan University
Feb 17 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
  AWE’s full-day entrepreneur learning event will bring together entrepreneurial thinkers for a day of conversation on breaking through challenges and innovating change in their industries and their businesses to achieve success. The Leadership Day[...]
4:30 pm Alberta’s Best – Nominee Reception @ MacEwan University
Alberta’s Best – Nominee Reception @ MacEwan University
Feb 17 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Alberta’s Best will celebrate the 2016 award nominees. The reception will give the opportunity for nominees, members of the business community and guests to connect and celebrate. The Upsurge and Emerging award finalists and winner[...]

Upcoming Events

Feb
10
Wed
2016
5:30 pm Are you Ready for Entrepreneursh... @ District Ventures
Are you Ready for Entrepreneursh... @ District Ventures
Feb 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Starting and creating your own business is life-changing. It can be fun, exciting and challenging. In this interactive, two hour introductory workshop you will be introduced to the life of an entrepreneur. You will be[...]
Feb
11
Thu
2016
5:30 pm Roadmap for Success – Calgary @ District Ventures
Roadmap for Success – Calgary @ District Ventures
Feb 11 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The number one starting point for any business small or large should be a business plan. This 3 hour workshop will show you how to build a business plan and learn the basics of marketing,[...]
Feb
17
Wed
2016
8:00 am Leadership Day – Learn from Albe... @ MacEwan University
Leadership Day – Learn from Albe... @ MacEwan University
Feb 17 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
  AWE’s full-day entrepreneur learning event will bring together entrepreneurial thinkers for a day of conversation on breaking through challenges and innovating change in their industries and their businesses to achieve success. The Leadership Day[...]
4:30 pm Alberta’s Best – Nominee Reception @ MacEwan University
Alberta’s Best – Nominee Reception @ MacEwan University
Feb 17 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Alberta’s Best will celebrate the 2016 award nominees. The reception will give the opportunity for nominees, members of the business community and guests to connect and celebrate. The Upsurge and Emerging award finalists and winner[...]
Feb
23
Tue
2016
5:30 pm Are you Ready for Entrepreneursh... @ AWE Edmonton Office
Are you Ready for Entrepreneursh... @ AWE Edmonton Office
Feb 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Starting and creating your own business is life-changing. It can be fun, exciting and challenging. In this interactive, two hour introductory workshop you will be introduced to the life of an entrepreneur. You will be[...]
Feb
29
Mon
2016
5:30 pm Roadmap for Success – Edmonton @ AWE Edmonton Office
Roadmap for Success – Edmonton @ AWE Edmonton Office
Feb 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The number one starting point for any business small or large should be a business plan. This 3 hour workshop will show you how to build a business plan and learn the basics of marketing,[...]

Start

Our workshops and advisors can help you get started.

Grow

Growing your business? AWE can connect you to the resources you need.

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Build

Learn strategies and tactics to take your business to the next level.

Loans

We offer repayable loans up to $150,000.

Happenings

The GEM Canada Report on Women’s Entrepreneurship is now available – Read it here

Listen to AWE CEO Tracey Scarlett’s CBC Radio interview segment from November 19th, 2015

Women’s Enterprise Organizations of Canada launch their new website – Check it out here

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