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Winnipeg Satellite Event

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Event Info

Date: Thursday, October 12th, 2017
Location: ICTAM, 435 Ellice Ave. Winnipeg, MB R3B 1Y6
Time: 8am – 4:30pm

Community Partners

ictam

ICTAM is an evangelist, advocate and conduit for connection for stakeholders in Manitoba’s tech industry. Through collaboration, networking and presenting key events like conferences and workshops, they bring together government, educators, non-profits, private enterprise and consumers to promote and lead the rise of the information and communication technologies industry in Manitoba. At ICTAM, they believe in Manitoba’s potential as a national and world leader in building and cultivating an ecosystem with the infrastructure and the legislation the global tech community needs to thrive. With the support of member organizations, they work to make this vision a reality.

Our Program

TimeSessionSpeakers
8:00 - 8:30Registration / Networking
8:30 - 8:45Intro / WelcomeJoel Semeniuk
8:45 - 8:55STREAM: SingularityU Canada LaunchOren Berkovich
8:55 - 9:00STREAM: Welcome / OverviewHost [Salim Ismail]
9:00 - 9:05STREAM: Intro to the Health ThemeMolly Shoicet
9:05 - 9:30STREAM: The Future of MedicineZayna Khayat
9:30 - 10:15Health Now Panel
10:15 - 10:30Break
10:30 - 10:45STREAM: [Performance] Can an Avatar Change Your Life?Alexx Henry
10:45 - 11:15STREAM: Programming LifeRaymond McCauley
11:15 - 11:40STREAM: Improving Our Human SelvesDivya Chander
11:40 - 12:40Lunch
12:40 - 12:45STREAM: Intro to the Energy ThemeGlen Murray
12:45 - 1:30STREAM: Introduction to Exponential Energy TechnologiesRamez Naam
1:30 - 2:45Transportation of the Future Panel
2:45 - 2:55STREAM: Living in a World of Energy ContradictionsSean Collins
2:55 - 3:05STREAM: The Path to Electric TransportationJosipa Petrunic
3:05 - 3:15STREAM: Why Low-Carbon EnergyTom Rand
3:15 - 3:30Break
3:30 - 4:15Energy Debate + Conversation Circle: What Does the New Energy Economy Mean for Canada?

Speakers

Joel Semeniuk

Joel Semeniuk

Joel Semeniuk is the Founder and Executive Director at Horizon Three as well as a Founder and Chief Innovation Officer of Imaginet, a Canadian Microsoft Gold Partner.

Joel Semeniuk

Joel Semeniuk is the Founder and Executive Director at Horizon Three as well as a Founder and Chief Innovation Officer of Imaginet, a Canadian Microsoft Gold Partner.

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Grand Challenges

Based on the foundations set by SingularityU, at SingularityU Canada Summit we believe that the convergence of exponential technologies will set us on the path to solve our global grand challenges. There are twelve global grand challenges – at the SingularityU Canada Summit, we will be focusing on Health, Energy, Prosperity, and Citizenship.

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Citizenship

“Creating abundance is not about creating a life of luxury for everybody on this planet; it’s about creating a life of possibility.”

—Peter Diamandis
Co-founder, Singularity University

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