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Monday, November 24

The Energy Landscape 2030

Location: University of Calgary Downtown Campus
Address: 906 – 8th Ave SW
Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm

The Energy Landscape 2030 will provoke you to think strategically and help prepare your organization to navigate the evolution of energy supply, demand and policies.

Cost: $775

Website:  http://haskayne.ucalgary.ca/files/haskayne/HSB_ExecEd_Energy_Landscape_web.pdf
 
For further information contact: Haskayne School of Business, Executive Education, 403-220-6600, execed@haskayne.ucalgary.ca



Tuesday, November 25

The Wealthy Way Seminar


Location: Investors Group Calgary North Office
Address: Suite 5113, 333 96th Avenue N.E.
Time: 6:30-8:30PM

This event is geared towards Individuals who are interested in educating themselves on tax and financial strategies to improve their financial health.

Cost: Free

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-wealthy-way-tickets-13929644943

For further information contact: Rhoda Zornosa, 403-2265531, rhoda.zornosa@investorsgroup.com
 


Wednesday, November 26

Market access for Alberta's agriculture industry

Location: Delta South Calgary   
Address: 135 Southland Dr SE
Time: 11:30am to 1:30pm

Two industry experts discuss the corporate side of agriculture, and share their insights and challenges around market access for Alberta’s agriculture products.

Cost: Member Ticket: $49  |  Non-member Ticket: $69  |  Member Table (8): $392  |  Non-member Table (8): $552

Website: http://www.calgarychamber.com/interact/events/chamber-event/market-access-albertas-agriculture-industry
 


Wednesday, November 26

Business Mastery

Location: Clarion Hotel & Conference Centre
Address: 2120 – 16 Ave. N.E.
Time: 7 p.m.

Helping you grow your business to the next level, presented by Colin Sprake of Make Your Mark Training and Consulting. Content-filled educational talk.

Cost: Complimentary with pre-registration

Register at www.events.mymsuccess.com/activate, access code #12363.

For more information please visit www.mymsuccess.com, call toll-free 1-844-560-5609.
 


Wednesday, November 26

YYC Talks – Social Media as an Influence Agent

Location:  Champions Career Centre
Address: Suite 650, 839 – 5th Avenue SW
Time: 4:30-6:00 pm

YYC Talks is a new series of information evenings which aim to inform, empower and promote success in Calgary. Open to all Calgarians, topics will vary and will provide current, relevant and applicable information for both professional and personal success. This month’s topic: Social Media as an Influence Agent

Cost: Free

Website:  www.yyctalksnovember.eventbrite.ca   

For further information contact: Champions Career Centre, 403.265.5374, info@championscareercentre.org
 


Thursday, November 27

Build a Better Brain!

Location: University of Calgary – Downtown Campus
Address: 906 – 8th Avenue SW
Time:  8AM – 12PM. Breakfast & registration @ 7.30AM

Canada’s first brain based Leadership Assessment tool and program. Identify and strengthen key brain processing capacities critical for effective leadership.  Discover and utilize individually prescribed brain training games and coaching to improve your impact and effectiveness across four key areas:
1. Thinking
2. Feeling
3. Emotion
4. Self-regulation.

Cost:  $875 launch event price (-- reduced from $1475). Spaces limited.

Website: http://noesislearning.com/whats-new/2014/10/20/first-time-in-canada-build-a-better-brain.html
 


Thursday, November 27

PTAC Ecological Issues and Resource Access Forum

 
Location: Calgary Petroleum Club
Address: 319 – 5th Avenue SW. Calgary, AB
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

The oil and gas industry is committed to managing physical footprint on the landscape and to minimizing industry-based effects on species, ecosystems and ecosystem components. The challenge facing industry is to minimize impacts to all levels of biodiversity (including flora and fauna) and ecological processes while continuing to develop oil and gas reserves, and to effectively restore impacted areas.

Cost: PTAC Members $495, Non-members $695

Website: http://www.ptac.org/events/176    
For further information contact: Lorie Frei, 403-218-7707, lfrei@ptac.org
 


Thursday, November 27

Ideal Life Experience Workshop


Location: Ideal Life Experience
Address: 205-2505 17th Ave SW
Time: 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM

Most people spend more time planning a vacation than they spend thinking about and really planning their Ideal Life. This workshop is an invitation to slow down for 20 minutes and really think deeply about what you want from your life and to prioritize those wants in a way that will dramatically increase the likelihood of actually living your Ideal Life.
The purpose is to provide value to the community by facilitating you through an exercise that helps give you more clarity about your IDEAL LIFE and the importance of making good choices in alignment with that.
For the people who want to fulfill on getting more clarity around their IDEAL LIFE there is a complimentary book provided and a 20 minute phone consultation.
The end result is help with aligning your financial choices with your most important goals and most deeply held values.

Cost: Free

To register for 11:00 AM -  https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ideal-life-experience-workshop-tickets-14194992605

To register for 5:00 PM - https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ideal-life-experience-workshop-tickets-14195149073

For further information contact: Laura Donnelly, TA@ideal-life-experience.ca
 


Saturday, November 29

Christmas in Song


Location: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
Address: 1415 14 Ave NW,
Time: 7 p.m.

Kick start the holidays with Christmas in Song, a festive family tradition for more than 25 years. Hear classical masterpieces and traditional favourites from Mount Royal University Conservatory choirs and the Calgary Youth Orchestra, along with some seasonal swing, courtesy of jazz faculty. Enjoy a holiday singalong with guest emcees the Heebee-jeebees.

Cost: Adults $30, Students/Seniors $20, Children under twelve $10, Family and group discount available

Website: http://mtroyal.ca/christmas
For further information contact: Mount Royal University Conservatory 403-440-7770