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Edmonton Chapter of CPAs Presents Alberta Innovates Strategic Update with L...

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The Derrick Golf and Winter Club

3500 119 Street NW

Edmonton, AB T6J 5P5

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We are very pleased to welcome Laura Kilcrease, CEO of Alberta Innovates. She will be talking about "all things tech" in the Alberta Marketplace, and how best to deliver 21st-century solutions for the most compelling challenges facing us, using platforms such as artificial intelligence and nanotechnology.

Ms. Kilcrease will provide an overview of Alberta Innovates’ strategic direction. Her presentation will include:

  • The process of developing their strategic plan
  • Extensive stakeholder engagement and takeaways
  • Highlights from their competitive scan
  • Details surrounding their strategic priorities related to data-enabled innovation, digital technology for business transformation, clean technology and innovative production and distribution

Laura Kilcrease leads Alberta Innovates as its Chief Executive Officer. Recruited from Austin, Texas, she is recognized as a significant motivator in shaping Austin’s economic revitalization. Laura influenced the creation of the Austin Technology Council and founded the Austin Technology Incubator, where companies have raised over $3 billion to date.

With over 25 years’ experience in commercializing technology, Ms. Kilcrease is sharing her enthusiasm and entrepreneurial expertise to create innovation coalitions that leverage the talent and spirit of Alberta. Prior to becoming Alberta Innovates’ CEO, Laura was a seven-year member of the Alberta Research and Innovation Advisory Committee.

Born in London, Laura received her Chartered Management Accountant certification in the U.K. and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Texas.

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Please join us for a hot buffet breakfast and an insightful presentation.

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Edmonton, AB T6J 5P5

Canada

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