Upcoming Events

  • Networking with a Kick – BDC Small Business Week - End Small Business Week on a healthy note! Flex your way towards building healthy connections with members of the downtown business community while enjoying a light work-out led by World Health Club. This unique session allows you to grab a quick lunchtime workout followed by... more

  • Small Business Week Mixer and Trade show - Join us this year for our annual BDC Small Business WeekTM Mixer and Trade Show as we recognize and celebrate the valuable contribution Edmonton small businesses make to our City. Enjoy an evening of connection and camaraderie as you network with established and emerging indu... more

  • Meet the Makers: Taste of Italy networking event - What better way to recognize Small Business Week and celebrate the value small businesses bring to our community and economy, then to experience an Edmonton small business success story firsthand at The Italian Centre. Join us for an engaging evening of connection and charcut... more

  • Pioneering Innovation Panel – Small Business Week - From self-sufficient green homes and state-of-the-art power generation, to world renowned gaming experiences and air compression inventions: the participants in our Pioneering Innovation Panel represent a trio of Edmonton companies at the very forefront of product, science and... more

  • Hacking Small Business: BDC Small Business Week - As of 2016, the average cost of a cyber-attack to a small business is $20,000 with these costs escalating with each passing year. For businesses with less than 500 employees, a single cyber-attack can have a devastating impact: Loss of assets; Loss of reputation; Litigation... more

Past Events

  • Opportunities North 2017 - Empowering economic, social and cultural exchange between businesses in Edmonton and the North, Opportunities North 2017 attracts hundreds of delegates interested in creating and expanding economic partnerships and opportunities between the regions. Opportunities North is the... more

  • Meet the Makers: Cakes, Confections and Connection - Conversations are always more enjoyable over a piece of cake. There is something unique about taking the time to connect with someone over a slice of thoughtfully prepared cake that makes that connection just a little bit sweeter. That’s why we would like to invite you to our ... more

  • 48th Annual Golf Tournament, Presented By Gateway - Make putts and top flight business connections at Edmonton’s largest annual corporate golf tournament. Get out of the office and onto the green to experience a dynamic day of golf, networking and fun at this always sold-out event. Registration open to teams, pairs, and indi... more

  • Speed Leads - Better, Stronger, Faster: there is a more fun and more effective way to build your network and generate leads. Fasten your seatbelts for ‘Speed Leads!’ Accelerate your business in 45 seconds by introducing yourself, sharing your success stories, and promoting your business to... more

  • 2017 Mayor's State of the City Address Luncheon - Presented by Capital Power From the upcoming city election to the ongoing economic recovery, Edmonton is poised to undergo substantial change in the next months and years. What lies ahead for our city? How does Mayor Don Iveson envision Edmonton’s future? How will he, counc... more