The Kootenay Association for Science and Technology (KAST) helps lady entrepreneurs develop their technology-based companies by introducing the Woman in Tech Entrepreneurship Mastermind Program.

KAST hopes that this program won’t solely enhance the individuals technological literacy, but in addition help to speed up firms and careers, curate an intimate reference to different skilled lady in tech and create a non- judgmental house to discuss fears and challenges in the world of enterprise.

KAST is the solely nonprofit tech affiliation serving the complete Kootenay area. KAST gives the Venture Acceleration Program, The Kootenay Pitch Competition, The Nelson Innovation Centre and GLOW.

“We are thrilled to provide a women-specific program to support our local tech entrepreneurs.” mentioned Melanie Fontaine, the new supervisor of KAST, in a information launch. This program will convey lady with a shared sense of endeavor, collectively.

Starting in January of 2021 there shall be six, 90-minute periods held over 12 weeks. Each session is a hybrid occasion, this may permit individuals to attend in individual at the Nelson Innovation Centre or over Zoom convention. Whether you’re from Invermere or Revelstoke, this program will help you’re taking what you are promoting to the subsequent step.

People who determine as lady which might be wanting to find out about entrepreneurship and enterprise are welcome to apply. This program will solely be accepting eight women to be part of. KAST shall be accepting purposes from now till midnight on Dec. 13.

KAST shall be operating this program in partnership with volition, an entrepreneurship advisory firm whose focus is constructing connectivity and information inside international startup ecosystems by co-creating and delivering worth alongside trusted companions.

To apply for this program, go to the KAST net web page or e mail [email protected]


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