BUSINESS & ECOSYSTEMS
RACIAL EQUITY ACCELERATOR
Applying technology innovation (AI, data science, coding) in partnership with Google AI and AWS to fast-track the solutions of influential organizations on the frontlines of addressing systemic racism globally.
SWISS INNOVATION FEST
Collaborating with Consulates to enrich innovation between Switzerland and Western Canada through public diplomacy and community building among organizations across sectors.
TOGETHER VS. VIRUS
With a group of organizations, incubators and universities across Canada, we came together to launch an online hackathon for multi-topical ideas that can help Canada show solidarity and emerge stronger from COVID-19.
Our programs provide actionable insights, tangible resources, and substantial connections for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color in Western Canada -- starting with black-owned businesses.
SOMETHING TO CONTRIBUTE
A mission-driven marketing platform that connects Canada's charities + small businesses through an innovative partnership model.
BOMA ECU PITCH: CLIMATE ACTION
Boma is a global network of local partners across stakeholders in 11 countries tackling humanity's biggest challenges to shape the future. Launching Boma's university community framework and toolkit worldwide, we featured members of Emily Carr University of Art + Design presenting innovations in technology, ethics, science, wellness and art that address Climate Action for a panel of experts to activate them through the Boma community. Read behind the scenes at Boma Discover.
PINTS N' PITCHES
Comprised of entrepreneurs, social innovators, scientists and storytellers, we collaborate with Conexkt Innovation Studio to use business as a force for good. We curate and prepare imminent local innovators and networks, focusing on the power of our collective intelligence and creativity to evaluate and transform ideas into successful services, products, or projects.
Moses Filter is a city infrastructure device that reduces the amount of solid waste entering the ocean, while creating inclusive employment opportunities in Canadian municipalities. We are developing and scaling community strategy and CSR partnerships.
The business summit with global impact, GLOBE Series is the largest and longest-running sustainable business summit and innovation showcase in North America with corporate, government and young leaders from 97 countries. Given the urgency of the global climate crisis, GLOBE 2020 focused on impact, action and outcomes. We represented a range of local innovators to create opportunities throughout the delegation and showcase.
A mobile app to provide diversity in digital spaces by connecting people of African descent to resources and Black-owned businesses.