In New West, innovation belongs to everyone
The 3rd Annual Innovation Week is from March 2-8, 2019 in New Westminster. It is a week of events, activities, learning opportunities, and more for people of all ages and backgrounds. It helps advance the City’s Strategic Initiatives and programs including the Intelligent City program, the IDEA Centre (Innovation, Discovery, Education, and Advancement), Master Transportation Plan, District Energy Program, Urban Solar Garden, and New Media Gallery by helping activate partnerships and collaborations.
Come and see what it is all about!
Check out the events page to get info and register for our events, including the Innovation Forum, Transportation Forum, special day in celebration of Advancing Women in STEAM, New Westminster Business and Tech Meetup, PechaKucha Speaker Series, YEET! Child + Youth Innovation Festival, and others! There’s something for everyone. As event plans are solidified, more will be added.
Browse our list of featured speakers and upcoming presentation topics. More added as our speakers, presenters, and panelists are added.
We are living in a Renaissance in which the arts are being reintegrated with STEM education to become STEAM. The Centre For Imagination, Research, Culture, and Education (CIRCE) at Simon Fraser University celebrates arts-infused teaching in all disciplines and...read more
Most people can wrap their heads around the concept of STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics - shorthand for an Educational practice and movement. Pulling together this collection of disciplines was intended to forge collaboration and innovation....read more
We are super excited for YEET! on March 2nd and 3rd (10:30-3 each day) and hope you can join us. YEET! stands for Youth Exploration and Experimentation in Technology and takes place at Anvil Centre. YEET! is two days of low or no cost, drop-in and registered programs...read more
What we’re up to in New Westminster and highlights from Innovation Weeks past.
SAVE THE DATEs
MARCH 2-8, 2019
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