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Leading Your Team Using Agile Development with Arsho Toubi

by sandy on March 19th, 2014

  Launching your startup or your e-commerce business may present you with your first experience collaborating one-on-one with technical teams. Learning how to effectively get your ideas and business needs across to developers and programmers can help you to avoid costly surprises stemming from a lack of organization...

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Everything eCommerce with Pat Romain

by Liesl Barrell on February 19th, 2014

  Anyone who has ever launched an e-commerce site knows that the process, both online and offline, can be hella painful! Never fear, Pat Romain is here to help us through all the major considerations to factor in before that big GO-LIVE moment. Canadians alone...

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Machine-to-machine Technology with Heidi Wilson

by Liesl Barrell on January 15th, 2014

  The Internet of Things is quickly moving from science fiction to reality, and brings with it a host of opportunities for businesses large and small alike. With a global opportunity approaching $1.4 trillion, this is serious business with serious implications. Join us in our...

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Digital Campaign Trail: Mobilizing Political Support for Melanie Joly with Rowena Roy

by sandy on November 18th, 2013

In the recent Montreal Mayoral election, Mélanie Joly went from being a complete newcomer on the political stage to becoming the runner-up candidate with over 26% of the vote. This feat has many wondering just how she managed it, and now it’s time for Montreal...

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Learn to Code Ruby FOR FREE with RailsBridge

by Liesl Barrell on October 30th, 2013

We get dozens of requests from women looking for a great way to pick up coding: in a fun, understanding environment of peers and experts. Well aren’t we in luck that Railsbridge MTL is holding a two-day workshop for FREE to teach registrants of all...

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Women in Tech : Press Conference & Networking Evening

by Leann Brown on October 23rd, 2013

On Wednesday October 30th Montreal Girl Geeks will join YES to celebrate the release of their Gender Based Analysis of the Technology Sector in Quebec as part of the Women in Technology Project.   Many of you kindly contributed to this research by responding to...

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Why Open Data Matters with Lisa Green

by Leann Brown on September 10th, 2013

  As the largest and most diverse collection of information in human history, the web grants us tremendous insight if we can only understand it better. Web crawl data can be used to spot trends and identify patterns in economics, health, politics, popular culture and...

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Working with Industry Analysts with Susan Etlinger

by Leann Brown on July 9th, 2013

One of the challenges of starting a company is how to work with with the analysts who cover your industry–or the industry you’re planning to disrupt. But analysts operate in different ways, and it can be easy to miss opportunities or invest unnecessarily if you...

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Made in China: Intro to Manufacturing with Amanda Williams

by Leann Brown on May 21st, 2013

  Ever wonder what it really means when you read “Made in China” on the label of a piece of consumer technology?   What’s behind the scenes in the manufacture of the Makerbot, Roomba, Furby, Nerf Guns, Walmart signs, LEDs, Arduino clones, and mobile phones?...

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Font Swoon with Sara Cannon

by sandy on April 18th, 2013

Times New Roman. Helvetica. Comic Sans. We’ve all got fonts we love to use or love to hate. Typography is one of those topics that’s easy to overlook, but when you bring it up, everyone has an opinion. Sara’s talk is not just for designers...

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