Events this week include an AI discussion for board directors, a peek at tech ideas in development, a film festival's opening night, an exploration of some wild history, and a focus on Black-owned businesses in Western Canada.
Opportunities this weekend include the ultimate fandom event, a radically open arts festival, a peek under the ETS hood, a celebration of community, a bike ride with a message, and a look at a berry with historical significance.
It's a short week, but there's a lot going on, with business-oriented sessions on due diligence, Silicon Valley investment, startup mistakes, and quantum technology, plus a cask party on rails and an art walk.
While Taproot takes a short break to rejuvenate, here are some of the festivals, performances, exhibits, workshops, get-togethers, and other events you may want to add to your calendar between now and Labour Day.
This week sees the start of this year's Fringe. Other events include a ride through the river valley, a chance to help a family festival, a couple of outdoor fundraisers, and a gathering of innovators.