4. Dragon’s Quest Business Plan Competition Finals

Vision Quest is pleased to partner with Indigenous Business Development Services (IBDS) in presenting the Dragon’s Quest Business Plan Competition. IBDS is dedicated to assisting Indigenous entrepreneurs across Manitoba, and this competition is a great way to inspire entrepreneurship among Indigenous people. Cash prizes will assist the winners in turning their business dreams into reality. Be part of the voting audience as the finalists present their business plans to a panel of judges. The winners will be announced at the Banquet on Wednesday, May 15.

3. Demystifying AI and Exploring Career Pathways in Technology

Join our workshop to explore the influence of Artificial Intelligence and gain valuable insights into its future impact! Be inspired by firsthand career stories from D’Arcy Lussier, Partner Technology Strategist at Microsoft, and discover key takeaways from a recent RRC Polytech’s Pathways to Information Technology Program graduate. This workshop concludes with an enjoyable and educational activity for all.

2. How To Sell Your Project Idea

Struggling with grants? Catalyste+ partners with Indigenous organizations in Canada are offering support and advice for funding applications. This session will guide you through steps and equip you with tools for success. Plus, learn about the Manitoba Mineral Development Fund’s $20M pool for projects that boost Indigenous partnerships and local employment.


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