An INVENTURE$ 2019 Connect Event

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June 3-5

Research & Innovation Impact Assessment Course
(sold out)

Banff, Alberta, Canada

June 5-7

Inventures 2019

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

June 7-8

In the Trenches: Implementation to Impact Summit

Banff, Alberta, Canada


Inventures 2019 is the must-attend ‘unconference’ for creative minds. This year will be more exciting than ever! You’ll be part of a network that connects entrepreneurs and start-ups with venture capitalists, angel investors, service providers, and thought leaders to discover and share the latest in innovation. Explore 6 tracks of programming with the opportunity to network with like-minded people, forge new relationships and make life changing deals, all while getting inspired by high-profile keynote speakers, executive panel discussions, experiential learning and more.


Join us for our fifth impact assessment course and learn how to assess the process and value of your work and tell your impact story to diverse audiences. This unique professional development course provides participants the skills to optimize their research and innovation through planning, assessing, and communicating the impact of their work. Learn from international and local experts and join a vibrant community of practice.

(This event is now sold out.)

“The [RIIA] Course was the most significant educational experience I have had since I completed my post-doctoral training.”

Frank P. MacMaster, PhD

Associate Professor, University of Calgary, Scientific Director, Strategic Clinical Network, Addictions and Mental Health

“I would recommend this course [to] anyone with an interest in the emerging practice of research impact assessment. It
is exciting. Learn from skilled trainers on the ‘cutting edge’ of this work.”

Michele Moon, BScOT, MSc

Former Manager, Program Development and Evaluation, Orion Health/CBI Health Group