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TRU Generator Events

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 up to.


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.


Startup Basics: resources

  Date: December 6, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
  Location: TRU Generator

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


More Campus Events

Business and Economics
Mitacs Workshop: Essentials of Productive Teams

  Date: October 29, 9:00am - 5:00pm
  Location: Main Library

Hosted by Mitacs, this all-day workshop features team simulation exercises designed to gain a clear understanding of working in groups.


Write a winning Insight Development Grant

  Date: November 4, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  Location: Brown Family House of Learning

Led by Dr. Megan Prins, this information session will walk faculty through how to apply for an Insight Development Grant.


TRU Job Fair 2020

  Date: March 5, 10:00am - 3:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

This is the largest job fair held at a college or university in the BC Interior, and one of the largest in the province.


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.


TRU Job Fair 2020

  Date: March 5, 10:00am - 3:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

This is the largest job fair held at a college or university in the BC Interior, and one of the largest in the province.