TechUnderTwenty Expo

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NUVO Network

1295 North Service Road

Burlington, Ontario L7P 3A7

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Learn about Tech. Talk to Entrepreneurs. See what’s happening in your community.

Do you want opportunities to learn more about different professions and industries? Do you feel like school doesn't teach you enough about the real world and how to succeed in real life? Then the TU20 Expo is for you.

This is a one-day event with informative speakers, networking sessions, student booths with amazing projects and your peers from around the GTA. You'll get to hear from the industry experts, entrepreneurs and thought leaders in your community talk about what it takes to succeed in today’s fast-paced environment.

Yes, there will be food!! (Don't worry we'll feed you well.)

Key things to look forward to

  • Inspirational speakers from a variety of industries and companies

  • Networking opportunities with industry professionals

  • Cool tech demos

  • A Show n’ Tell highlighting projects that the youth are working on in your community

  • A one day experience to accelerate your career!

Speakers and Panelists

We have 14 stellar speakers and panellists ready to share their journey with you. Here is a sample of a few people you'll be seeing on stage

Braden Ream - CEO at Voiceflow. LinkedIn

Constantly striving for innovation, Braden Ream runs a successful company that allows users to create software for Amazon's Alexa without writing a single line of code. Come hear from this amazing young entrepreneur about his journey in the world of entrepreneurship, business and technology.

Fouad Yousif - Founder of The Coding Hive. LinkedIn

Originally majoring in biochemistry at McMaster University, Fouad Yousif went on to pursue a master's degree in biostatistics at the University of Toronto. He has extensive experience working as a data scientist for the Ontario Institute for Cancer research. Hear about his journey from biochemistry to AI!

Brien Convery - Director of Talent Acquisition at RBC. LinkedIn

With work experience in some of the largest companies in the world, Brien Convery offers invaluable insight into the corporate world. He understands the importance of youth talent to companies. Come learn how you can gain valuable experiences at large companies and land your dream job. Your age is your advantage, not a barrier.

Jonathan Burns - CEO of Strategy Cube Inc and President at Back Office Stars. LinkedIn

As someone running two companies that help entrepreneurs and business owners and as an entrepreneur himself, Jonathan Burns can provide wonderful insight into the world of startups for any student interested in starting their own venture.

Jon Levesque - Senior Vice President of Sales at Densify. LinkedIn

Providing value is the name of the game and Jon Levesque certainly does that. With over a decade of sales experience under his belt, he is able to offer unique insight into the evolution of the world of sales. Sales is a skill that will be important in every job, so come get the inside scoop.

Lisa Marie Pritchett - Data Scientist at Uberflip. LinkedIn

Having received a Ph.D. in psychology with a focus in Perception & Psychophysics / Computational Neuroscience, Lisa Pritchett brings a fresh perspective to the world of data science. Her experiences and studies are sure to be insightful for anyone interested in the consciousness or the intersection between biology and technology.

Michelle Dittmer - President and Co-Founder at Canadian Gap Year Association (Cangap). LinkedIn

A truly community-focused individual, Michelle Dittmer has extensive knowledge in areas of science as well as corporate partnerships. She's the person to talk to if you're interested in finding out more about the ins and outs of what it means to take a gap year.

More to come on our Instagram page @techundertwenty

Bring Friends, Get Rewarded

Join our ambassador program to receive a unique discount code. When 10+ friends to sign up using that code, you get your ticket for free. Email info@techundertwenty.com for more information or click here to submit an ambassador application.

Dress Code - Casual

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NUVO Network

1295 North Service Road

Burlington, Ontario L7P 3A7

Canada

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