Made in Alberta Online Conference

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 to Thursday, October 1, 2020
Take your locally made brand further.

Grow your Alberta business with insights shared by other local entrepreneurs at this online conference. Specifically for Alberta makers and producers interested in growing their business, the Made in Alberta Online Conference brings together producers, marketers and retailers from across the province. Whether you are making food, drinks, homewares, fashion or any unique product, you’ll learn how to better understand your clients, scale your business and share your local story.

Learn local, grow local, think global.

    What to expect:

    • Take your business from “Clicks to Bricks” with our exploration of how to know you are ready for a physical space, and the importance of having both online and physical presence.
    • Learn how story sells product and get video tips from the marketing experts at Simba Creative.
    • Hear wholesale pricing tips from Jameela Ghan of Alora Boutique.
    • Improve your product packaging to sell more with our package design and retail panelists including Daughter Creative and Platform Design.
    • Become a better “Art-repreneur” and connect with more customers at our artist’s business panel session.
    • Learn the good, the bad and the ugly of going global — during a pandemic!
    • Find out how to scale your food business from local experts including SAIT instructors.
    • And more!
    • Following the conference, on October 1, join us for a virtual toast to the winners of the second annual Made in Alberta Awards.

    Markets & Showcases

    September 26 and 27

    Southcentre mall in Calgary
    11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

    October 3 

    Kingsway mall in Edmonton
    10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

    October 4 

    Kingsway mall in Edmonton
    11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    Made in Alberta Awards

    The Made in Alberta Awards celebrate great Alberta products, businesses and ingenuity. By highlighting Alberta-made products through a variety of channels, including digital, in print and in person, the Made in Alberta Awards program supports and promotes local businesses and encourages people to shop local.

    Proudly made in Alberta.

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    100, 1900 11th Street S.E., Calgary Alberta, T2G 3G2