Upcoming webinars and events

The following events and webinars, which include events that EMILI is hosting as well as events hosted by others in our ecosystem are a great way to to learn about new innovations in digital agriculture and connect with leaders in the digital agriculture industry.

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Agtech adoption: empowering growers through data literacy training

Tuesday, February 27

During this one-hour, online session EMILI Director of Agri-Food Data Dan Lussier will share details on EMILI's Fundamentals of Data Literacy training as part of a discussion on technology adoption in the agriculture sector and the role that data literacy plays in driving the successful deployment of agtech tools and the use of farm data. The event is free, but pre-registration is required.

MB Tech Week

February 26 - March 3, 2024. Hosted by TechMB.

This is Manitoba's very first MbTech Week, a week dedicated to showing off the best and brightest in our vibrant and innovative tech community! Hosted by Tech Manitoba, MbTech Week will feature seven days of educational tech-focused events.

Funding Day

March 20, 2024. Hosted by BAM in partnership with EMILI, Food and Beverage Manitoba, MEIA, Tech MB, and Manitoba Agriculture

Funding day facilitates meetings between companies and start ups from across the province with program managers, consultants, investors and service providers. The goal of this event is to create connections that help companies gain access to funding, develop strategic partnerships, and secure the resources they need to grow their businesses and further strengthen Manitoba’s economy.

Soapbox Science Winnipeg - Call for Speakers

Apply by February 29, 2024.

EMILI is one of the sponsors of Soapbox Science, an award-winning science outreach platform designed to empower women, non-binary and genderqueer scientists and give them a platform to share their research. We would love to see some of Manitoba’s innovative digital agriculture research showcased here! Apply online to be a speaker for Soapbox Science Winnipeg, taking place in August 2024. Learn more about the program and follow Soapbox Science Winnipeg on Twitter.

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Agriculture Enlightened 2024

November 7, 2024. Hosted by EMILI.

Join us at the Fairmont Hotel in Winnipeg, Manitoba for Agriculture Enlightened 2024! Since 2020, EMILI's annual conference has brought together a diverse stakeholder group including agri-food and technology experts, industry leaders, decision-makers, researchers and students from across the prairies. We look forward to building on the success of the last four years with another outstanding event. Save your seat!

Food's Future Webinar Series

Hosted by CityAge and EMILI

Since Fall 2020 EMILI and CityAge have partnered on the Food's Future digital event series to explore the exciting potential of data and technology in transforming agriculture and food productivity, while emphasizing the importance of a skilled workforce to build competitive global firms. Visit Food's Future to view past events and watch for future events.