QueerTech MTL - Investing in Technology, with Anthony Housefather

QueerTech MTL - Investing in Technology, with Anthony Housefather

Categories

Industrial

Keywords

  • Investment
  • technology
  • microsoft

Type of event

  • Conference

Adresse

Microsoft Research Labs
2000 McGill College Avenue, Reception suite 550
Montreal
(Quebec)
H3A 3H3

Event details

Event planner:
QueerTech MTL
Pricing:
Free

QueerTech MTL - Investing in Technology, with Anthony Housefather

Published on:
April 12, 2018
Event date:
Thursday, 12 April, 2018 - 17:30 to 20:30

How can us tech professionals benefit from the federal government’s unprecedented investments in technology, entrepreneurship and diversity initiatives? Find out at our next VIP speaker event, with special guest and member of parliament, Anthony Housefather.

We’ll sit down with Anthony for a discussion at Microsoft Research Labs to better understand Canada’s huge support of:

  • Technology mega projects;

  • Promoting minorities in entrepreneurship, and;

  • Being the most Queer-friendly government in Canadian history.

When? Thursday, April 12th, 2018, from 5:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M.
Where? Microsoft Research Labs

Topics for discussion include:

Take this opportunity to ask your government questions about how you can benefit from these programmes.

About our VIP speaker

Formerly the executive vice-president of corporate affairs for a telecom tech company, Anthony went on to lead several political and advocacy initiatives. Of particular note was his 10-year stint as mayor of Côte- St. Luc; his lead role in creating the government programme, Youth Employment Services, which provides mentorship and support for entrepreneurs; and since 2015 is the Liberal member of parliament for Mount Royal and Chairman for the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights. In his spare time, Anthony is big on athletics and dons a swimmer’s physique he developed from his achievements as a competitive swimmer.

Light refreshments & food will be served.

TO REGISTER, CLICK HERE !

QueerTech MTL - Investing in Technology, with Anthony Housefather