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Maker Conference – A conference for Canadian artisans, artists and designers

March 21 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

4th Annual: Maker Conference – Wednesday March 21, 2018.

Craftadian and Canadian Small Business Women present: Maker Conference
The Maker Small Business Conference is a one-day full of education, maker success stories and valuable insights from makers just like you.

ABOUT

The Maker Small Business Conference is a one-day full of education, maker success stories and valuable insights from makers just like you. The day features informative presentations by industry experts, panel discussions on topics relevant to makers. The event includes a continental breakfast, hot lunch, beverages and snacks. It’s a day to be inspired and help you grow your creative business.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

Get inspired and surround yourself with like-minded makers. Gain valuable insight on running a successful creative business.

This event is for you if you are:

    • looking to connect with other makers
    • looking for guidance and inspiration for your business
    • hoping to learn from fellow makers to grow your business
    • requiring guidance/coaching to take your business to the next level

 


WHEN:

Wednesday March 21, 2018; 8:00AM – 5:00PM


WHERE:

Mississauga Grand Banquet and Event Centre, 35 Brunel Road , Mississauga, ON L4Z 3E8

Maker Conference


REGISTRATION: Maker Conference

  • Single Full Access Ticket: $79.99 + hst
  • Bring a friend (2 full access tickets): $139.99 + hst (save $19.99)

Registration Includes:

  • Conference Full Access Pass (access to all speakers/workshops)
  • Continental Breakfast
  • Hot Buffet Lunch
  • Coffee/Snacks
  • Swag Bag

 

AGENDA: Maker Conference

*DRAFT topic times and speakers may shuffle as we draw closer*

Master of Ceremony: Gabriella Mammone

8:15am – 9:00am
REGISTRATION / BREAKFEST

Continental Breakfast: Bagels with cream chees, fruit yogurts, fresh seasonal fruit salad, butter croissants, Fruit Juices, Regular and Decafeinated Coffee, Gourmet and Herbal Teas

9:00am – 9:15am 
WELCOME MESSAGE

9:15am – 10:10am
MORNING SPEAKER:

10:10am – 10:30am
MORNING COFFEE/SNACK BREAK

10:40am – 11:30am
MORNING WORKSHOP

11:40am – 12:45pm
HOT BUFFET LUNCH / NETWORKING

Hot Buffet Lunch: Assorted crudités and antipasto platter, garden salads with homemade dressing, hot pasta selection, chefs chicken entrée selection, potato or rice selection, medley of seasonal vegetables, dessert selection, coffee, tea and soft drinks

12:30pm – 1:00pm
SWAG BAG STRETCH

1:00pm- 1:40pm
AFTERNOON SPEAKER

1:50pm – 2:40pm
AFTERNOON SPEAKER 2

2:50pm – 3:10pm
Break/Networking: soft drink refresh and cookies

3:10pm – 4:00pm
AFTERNOON WORKSHOP

4:00pm – 4:30pm
CLOSING REMARKS


SPEAKERS

Our speakers are local makers just like you. It’s a community and it takes a village. This year we wanted to inspire makers with local success stories and feature local industry experts. Stay tuned, our speaker line up will be announced soon. If you are interested in being a speaker please email info@craftadian.ca


Thank-you

Details

Date:
March 21
Time:
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category: