Posts Tagged: alberta

VenturePrize 2007 with Leonard Brody

Earlier today, Dickson and I attended the luncheon and awards ceremony for the 2007 VenturePrize business plan competition. As you probably know, we competed last year and narrowly missed out to ProExams (now ProTraining). The ProTraining guys invited us to join them at their table this year, and we happily accepted! First of all, congratulations… Reads more »

Ottawa to help Alberta energy go green

Here’s something you don’t hear every day – the federal government wants to help Alberta with it’s oil and gas industry! I think it’s great, as long as the funding is actually used appropriately. From the CBC article: Ottawa will spend $155.9 million to make Alberta’s oil and energy industry more environmentally friendly, Prime Minister… Reads more »

Breakfast with Indira

If you’re a student at the University of Alberta and you’ve been itching to share something with the woman in charge, you may be in luck! University of Alberta President Indira Samarasekera is inviting all students to a special breakfast event: I’m writing you today with an invitation. I am planning a Breakfast Roundtable meeting… Reads more »