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TRU Generator Events

Startup Basics series: positioning statements

  Date: September 5, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  Location: TRU Generator

Delve into exactly what your business does, who your customers are and how you are different from your competitors.


Startup Basics series: accounting & legal

  Date: September 5, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Location: TRU Generator

Properly setting up a business from the start can save a company time and money in the long run. Learn from accounting mentors.


Startup Basics: resources

  Date: September 6, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  Location: TRU Generator

Make the TRU Generator Kamloops Innovation and Kamloops Innovation your first step in your startup journey.


Startup Basics: business building

  Date: October 3, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  Location: TRU Generator

Get a complete picture of your company by breaking it into nine easy-to-consume, highly vital elements of your business plan.


Startup Basics: laws of attraction

  Date: October 3, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Location: TRU Generator

Learn best practices when reaching out to customers and how defining the difference between selling and validating.


Startup Coffee: conversations with entrepreneurs

  Date: October 4, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Discuss new business ideas with experienced founders and mentors; get feedback; ask questions and hear what other entrepreneurs are upto.


Startup Coffee: conversations with entrepreneurs

  Date: November 1, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Discuss new business ideas with experienced founders and mentors; get feedback; ask questions and hear what other entrepreneurs are upto.


Startup Basics series: resources

  Date: November 1, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  Location: TRU Generator

Get an overview of the tools, resources, mentorship, workshops, events, and support available to you.


Startup Basics series: budget building

  Date: November 7, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  Location: TRU Generator

Get a complete picture of your company by breaking it into nine easy-to-consume, highly vital elements of your business plan.


Startup Basics series: social media for startups

  Date: December 4, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  Location: TRU Generator

identify which social media platforms work for you and your business, and the best practices for each.


Startup Basics: lessons learned panel

  Date: December 4, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Location: TRU Generator

A panel of entrepreneurs and startup owners share tips, struggles and highlights of starting and growing their businesses in Kamloops.


Startup Coffee: conversations with entrepreneurs

  Date: December 6, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
  Location: Students' Union Building (TRUSU)

Discuss new business ideas with experienced founders and mentors; get feedback; ask questions and hear what other entrepreneurs are upto.


More Campus Events

Business and Economics
Graduate students orientation

  Date: September 3, 10:30am - 11:30am
  Location: Main Library

Register now for the graduate student orientation.


Trades and Technology
Trades & Tech Thursdays: 7pm tour

  Date: August 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  Repeated Dates: Aug 15, Sep 19, Oct 17, Nov 21, Dec 19
  Location: No location specified

Take a free tour to learn why a career in trades may be rightfor you.


Trades & Tech Thursdays: noon tour

  Date: August 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  Repeated Dates: Aug 15, Sep 19, Oct 17, Nov 21, Dec 19
  Location: No location specified

Take a free tour to learn why a career in trades may be rightfor you.