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startGBC Monthly Newsletter | October 2019



GBC News



George Brown College Celebrates Women Entrepreneurship Week 2019


Women Entrepreneurship Week 2019 at George Brown College

George Brown College is proud to be part of Women Entrepreneurship Week 2019, supporting, promoting and empowering the growth of more women entrepreneurs.  Check out and register for our events today...

startGBC Fundamentals Business Model Canvas Workshop


The Fundamentals Business Model Canvas Workshop


This workshop will be cover the important document every entrepreneur should work through: the Business Model Canvas. If you have never heard of it, or are curious as to why it is so important when starting a business, join us as we discuss it's benefits and how it can help you better understand your customers and business model.


Workshop: Friday, October 25, 2019

Research & Innovation Design Showcase





GBC Research & Innovation Design Showcase


Join us for a celebration and showcase of applied research at George Brown. Featuring panelists, equipment demonstrations, student awards, exciting industry innovation and a showcase of research.






Symposium: Thursday, October 24, 2019



Enactus George Brown Logo


Interested in entrepreneurship?


Are you a George Brown College student who has a passion for trying to develop solutions to problems?


Do you have a passion to make a positive change to the world we live within via social innovation?


Enjoy collaborating as a team to provide greater impact?


Then join Enactus George Brown now and stand out from the crowd.


GDG Cloud Toronto Women in Tech Social


GDG Toronto Women in Tech Social


A dedicated social event for George Brown College women to meet others interested in tech, form friendships and collaborate to support and promote the growth of women in tech.


Event: Wednesday October 23, 2019






Nikole Goncalves HealthNut Cookbook and Amy Symington The Long Table Cookbook


Not one, but two talented George Brown College alumni entrepreneurs celebrate the launch of their cookbooks this month, both that promote health and wellness.  Nikole Goncalves launched The HealthNut Cookbook and Amy Symington launched The Long Table Cookbook to help increase planet based cooking.  BUY YOUR COPIES TODAY!!



GBC #WhyNotMe Alumni Entrepreneur Spotlight


Chef Amy Symington, Founder Amelia Eats and George Brown College Professor


What is one piece of advice you would give to aspiring entrepreneurs?


Don’t wait till you’re ready, just start. You’ll figure it out as you go. You’ll never feel 100%.


Upcoming Events


TechTO Logo


HealthTO, MarketingTO & TechTO


October 9, 15 & 21, 2019






Small Business Forum


October 11, 2019




OPG Innovation Challenge


People in Cyber Conference


(discounted for GBC students)


October 19, 2019




Black Professionals in Tech Summit



Black Professionals in Tech Summit

(discounted tickets for black women in tech)

October 25, 2019






Made in York Region Pitch Competition




Application Closing Date: October 14, 2019







OCE 5G Funding


OCE is pleased to let you know that intake is now open for a new ENCQOR 5G Academic Technology Development Challenge Statement.

The ENCQOR 5G Academic Technology Development Program partners researchers at Ontario-based post-secondary institutions with ENCQOR 5G Anchor Firms on 5G technology development projects. Areas of research interest are defined by Challenge Statements submitted to OCE by the ENCQOR 5G Anchor Firms and posted to the OCE website on a rolling basis.





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