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Okanagan Technology Industry Night

February 22 @ 4:45 pm - 8:15 pm

Nestled in Kelowna, the beating heart of the Okanagan’s dynamic technology sector, the Okanagan Tech Industry Night (OTIN) is more than an event—it’s a vibrant platform designed exclusively for up-and-coming student talent. We invite you to join us for an inspiring evening where students from UBCO and Okanagan college will showcase their hard work to local industry professionals. Event Highlights: – Focus: OTIN is the nexus where student brilliance meets industry expertise, creating a dynamic platform for presentations and networking opportunities. – Partnership: In collaboration with local B.C. companies and the Vancouver section, we are proud to host an evening that celebrates student talent, creativity, and socialization. – Provided dinner: a fully catered event dinner and drinks will be provided for all attendees – Free attendance for all IEEE members: for all of our IEEE student and professional members we are happy to announce that we are able to make this event free of charge What to Expect: – Student Presentations: Witness the next wave of innovation as students from UBCO and Okanagan colleges present their cutting-edge projects. – Networking Opportunities: Connect with industry professionals, exchange ideas, and explore potential collaborations. – Socialization: Enjoy an atmosphere of camaraderie and celebration, forging connections that extend beyond the event. Save the date for an unforgettable night where academia and industry converge in the spirit of innovation. For any additional information please visit our official website at https://www.okgntechindustrynight.com/ Agenda: 5:00 PM – 5:10 PM: Opening Introduction A brief welcome and an overview of the evening’s agenda. 5:10 PM – 6:00 PM: Student Team Presentations The event’s highlight where top student teams from UBCO and Okanagan College compete. The presentations are judged 50% by a panel of judges and 50% by audience votes, fostering an interactive and engaging atmosphere. 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Networking, Food, and Exhibition This segment offers ample opportunity for networking over a selection of fine foods. An exhibition featuring all participating teams, including those not presenting, allows attendees to explore a wide range of projects and ideas. 8:00 PM – 8:10 PM: Closing Remarks A brief closing ceremony, announcing the competition winners and wrapping up the event with acknowledgments and thanks. Bldg: The Innovation Centre, 460 Doyle Ave , Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, V1Y 0C2