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May 10, 2023 at 5pm MT
Community Initiative of the Year

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Community members, groups, service providers, or partners working to provide a high-impact initiative for the community.

Award Category

Community

Selection Criteria

  • Organizers: Organizers can be groups of/individual community members, support organizations, service providers, corporations, startups, etc.
  • Engagement: The event brought together broad members of the Edmonton ecosystem and created a lot of buzz in the community.
  • Innovation: The event centered around promoting local innovation from Edmonton.
  • Content: The event delivered unique and interesting content that promoted or supported the startup community.
  • Must be hosted by an organization, team, or individual based in Edmonton

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Community Initiative of the Year
Award Information

Description

This award recognizes the best, most impactful program, event, or another initiative that contributed to the startup community in a meaningful way. It should reflect the spirit of Edmontonโ€™s startup community and should be focused on bringing together a broad group of individuals for a common purpose.

Eligibility

  • Organizers: Organizers can be groups of/individual community members, support organizations, service providers, corporations, startups, etc.
  • Engagement: The event brought together broad members of the Edmonton ecosystem and created a lot of buzz in the community.
  • Innovation: The event centered around promoting local innovation from Edmonton.
  • Content: The event delivered unique and interesting content that promoted or supported the startup community.
  • Must be hosted by an organization, team, or individual based in Edmonton

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Pivot of the Year

New this Year. People's choice โ€“ Vote below

2023 Award Recipient ๐Ÿฅณ
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Most Edmonton Startup of the Year

Wyvern ๐ŸŽ‰

Best Startup Workplace of the Year

Levven Electronics ๐ŸŽ‰

New Startup of the Year

Atadel ๐ŸŽ‰

Pivot of the Year

True Angle ๐ŸŽ‰

Community Champion of the Year

Gail Powley ๐ŸŽ‰

Connector of the Year

Paramita Chaudhuri Basu ๐ŸŽ‰

Volunteer of the Year

Keenan Pascal ๐ŸŽ‰

Mentor of the Year

Shaheel Hooda ๐ŸŽ‰

Student Entrepreneur of the Year

Samย Yasinksi ๐ŸŽ‰

Community Initiative of the Year

Support Organization of the Year

Startup TNT ๐ŸŽ‰

Investor of the Year

Arden Tse ๐ŸŽ‰
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How can I register to attend?

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