6 Upcoming Remote Events to Add to Your Calendar Now

COVID-19 has caused many events across Canada and the world to be cancelled or postponed until further notice. Luckily, there are still tons of events, webinars, and summits taking place online that YOU can join remotely from the comfort of your own home. We’ve compiled a list of upcoming events our team is looking forward to joining in on. Here are 6 upcoming remote events to add to your calendar now.


Inventures Unbound

  • When: June 3rd-4th 2020
  • Organizer: Inventures
  • Who is this event for: Investors, entrepreneurs, researchers, academics, and thought leaders
  • Learn more and sign up here

Inventures Unbound is the ultimate platform to share, inspire and interconnect virtually—now and moving forward. Access live-stream experiences, expert content, pitch events, and engage in a vital, growing community of innovators, investors, and service providers.

Inventures promises fresh insights into six compelling tracks: innovation of work, agriculture in the technology age, the future is AI, healthier living and broader thinking, smart cities and vibrant communities, and data in the digital world.

Learn more and sign up here.

WomenTech Global Conference 2020

  • When: June 10th-June 12th 2020 @ 1:00-8:00 PM EDT
  • Organizer: WomenTech Network
  • Who is this event for: Women in technology, engineers, product managers, UX designers, and digital marketers
  • Learn more and sign up here

​​​​​​The WomenTech Global Conference 2020 is the largest ever online conference for women in technology.

The virtual conference will connect 100,000 women, minorities and their allies in tech through an interactive platform featuring keynotes, engaging panels, technical workshops, and a tech job fair with face-to-face networking sessions.​​​​​​​

Learn more and sign up here.

Women In Leadership Webinar

  • When: June 11th 2020 @ 11:00 AM EDT
  • Organizer: Evnoia
  • Who is this event for: Women entrepreneurs, professionals, and leaders
  • Learn more and sign up here

In today’s competitive marketplace personal branding is more important than ever for women professionals and their organizations. Personal branding is about creating a personal marketing campaign that helps women to stand out from the crowd and advance their careers. In this webinar, you’ll learn key steps that will help you to establish your credibility, show your unique value, distinguish yourself from the competition and effectively use social media tools to create your personal brand.

The webinar will provide a unique space for leaders to develop and refine leadership competencies through engagement inspirational speakers, self-discovery and skill-building, group discussions and action planning is a unique opportunity for all individuals in leadership to come together to learn, grow and explore.

Learn more and sign up here.

CANIE Digital Awards 2020 – The Prairies

  • When: June 11th 2020 @ 6:00-7:30 PM MDT
  • Organizer: Innovators and Entrepreneurs Foundation
  • Who is this event for: People who want to celebrate the achievements of entrepreneurs from the Canadian Prairies (our Virtual Gurus’ CEO, Bobbie Racette, won the Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2019)
  • Learn more and sign up here

After adjudicating over 400 applications from across Canada, The Innovators & Entrepreneurs Foundation (IEF), in collaboration with Startup Canada, will be recognizing 40 outstanding innovators and entrepreneurs from across Canada at the 2020 CANIE Awards Digital Tour. The tour will stop each week in a new region across Canada over the course of 5 weeks.

To focus on storytelling, the CANIE Awards Digital Tour stop in the Prairies region will include presentations from co-presenting partners and inspiring keynotes from the regional winners.

Learn more and sign up here.

COVID-19: How to Adapt Your Business to Thrive in the New Normal

  • When: June 15th 2020 @ 12:00 PM EDT
  • Organizers: BDC Advisory Services, The Canadian Chamber of Commerce, and The Canadian Business Resilience Network
  • Who is this event for: Business owners who have been affected by the global health pandemic
  • Learn more and sign up here

The COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting our everyday habits and creating an unprecedented level of uncertainty for entrepreneurs. You will need to adapt your business to the new economic reality. This free, live webinar will present a step-by-step approach to manage risks, create contingency plans and equip your business with a strategic vision that takes into account the changed landscape.

BDC Advisory Services experts will discuss the best practices to adapt your business to the current business environment. The Canadian Chamber of Commerce will share insights into its survey on Canadian business conditions as a result of the pandemic.

Learn more and sign up here.

Collision From Home

  • When: June 23rd-25th 2020
  • Organizer: Collision
  • Who is this event for: Individuals and companies redefining the tech industry
  • Learn more and sign up here

Collision is one of the world’s biggest tech conferences. Join tech’s leading lights for one incredible online event at Collision from Home this June.

A total of 30,000 attendees will join the event to meet the most important people in their industry, to learn and share ideas, and to make lifelong connections. The conference platform unlocks a world of networking opportunities for you and your company.

From tech founders and CEOs to global policymakers and cultural icons, Collision’s speakers and tech experts will focus on more than 30 topics at Collision from Home. Whatever your industry, Collision’s got you covered. You’ll learn not just from the event’s live-streamed and interactive talks, but from other fellow attendees who will be logging on from more than 100 countries.

Learn more and sign up here.

The Remote Future Summit 2020

  • When: September 23rd-24th 2020
  • Organizer: Remote-how
  • Who is this event for: Remote workers and organizations, virtual teams, and people looking to transition to the remote work industry
  • Learn more and sign up here

The Remote Future Summit is an annual virtual conference focused on remote work powered by Remote-how. During the first two editions, it has attracted over 8000 participants, both remote work enthusiasts, and decision-makers from 128 countries.

Last year’s event featured executive speakers from Wells Fargo, Oracle, HubSpot, Automatic, Toptal, Atlassian, Microsoft, Buffer, and Cisco.

Learn more and sign up here.


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