Banquet*: Three Course Dinner, Awards & Cultural Presentations Featuring Ivan Flett Memorial Dancers and Canada’s Funny Man: Howie Miller

3. Introduction to Filmmaking; A Beginners’ Guide to Camera Work

In this workshop, participants will master fundamental camera functions, explore camera movement and framing techniques with industry standard cameras, as well as learn to shoot effectively using their own smartphone. With covering key aspects of cinematography in just one session, attendees will gain practical skills to enhance their filming capabilities and storytelling prowess through the camera.

2. Trailblazing Community Environmental Projects

Meet representatives from three Manitoba communities who are trailblazing a path to sustainability. Be inspired to contribute to a healthy environment in your own community by hearing how they deal with challenges to achieve their successes.

1. Business Start Up – Build A Better Business Program

Business Start Up– Build a Better Business Program is a workshop designed for new and potential business owners to help them gain a better understanding of what they need to know to start or grow their business and manage it. Interactive activities and discussions will guide participants as they take their first steps into entrepreneurship.

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.


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