STUDENT EVENTS

"Spotlight on Recovery"  - A discussion on Alberta’s current economic conditions and long-term growth.  

 

When: October 26, 2022, at 4:30 pm

Where: Art Gallary of Alberta

Ticket Cost: $30 (includes food and drink), please purchase via Eventbrite

Who: This all-inclusive event is open to all professionals, mentors, mentees, and post-secondary students.

 

We are excited to have the following panellists:

Kim Drever, FCPA, FCA, ICD.D - Partner, Taxation Services and Regional Tax Leader Member of the Board of Directors at MNP LLP

Kim Drever leads the tax group in the Edmonton Region and specializes in Canadian corporate reorganization and tax planning. Kim is often called as a witness by the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance (FINA) and the Senate Committee on National Finance to discuss various tax and budgetary measures.

 

Lynette Tremblay - Chief Operating Officer, Invest Alberta

Lynette Tremblay is an executive with a proven track record of helping build organizations from the ground up and transforming cultures and brands in established organizations and ecosystems across three provinces and multiple sectors. In her current role Lynette oversees all investor services and investment attraction activities, including domestic and international teams. Previous to joining Invest Alberta, Lynette was Vice President, Strategy and Innovation at Edmonton Global.

 

Kristina Milke - Partner, Sprout.VC

Kristina Milke is General Partner at Sprout.VC. which just completed a first close of a second fund that invests in early stage Western Canadian B2B SaaS tech startups. Kristina is an A100 member and sits on various boards. She supports the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Edmonton by mentoring and chairing the Board of Advisors at Threshold Impact Venture Mentoring Service (TIVMS), a world-renowned mentoring program with a local branch operating at the University of Alberta. Kristina spends time coaching and mentoring many entrepreneurs on various aspects of their companies and is a proud recipient of the Mentor of the Year award from the Edmonton startup community in 2021, as well as the 2021 University of Alberta Alumni Service Award.