Discover Brantford Blog

May Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

May Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

Here is our May 2019 roundup for training and networking opportunities in, specifically geared to creative industry professionals! Sign up for the Arts & Culture e-newsletter to get these opportunities delivered straight to your email inbox (once per month)! 

Do you have any great training or networking opportunities to share with us? Comment below, or send your suggestions to culture@brantford.ca. Please note that these lists are compiled at the beginning of the previous month, and curated specifically for creative industry professionals. This is not a comprehensive training list, but is rather a starting point for your own professional development.

inDesign: An Introduction with Jeanette Obbink

Hosted by Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant

When? Saturday, May 4 & 11, 2019, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Where? Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, 20 Ava Road, Brantford

Fee? Non-members $80.00, Member $60.00

Registration required? Yes


Festival and Event Management Masterclass (Guelph)

Hosted by Paul Gudgin Festival and Event Management

When? May 6-7, 2019, 10:00am to 4:30pm

Where? 10C, 42 Carden Street, Guelph

Fee? $270/single day or $395/two days. Registrants can enter the Promotional Code “Brantford” on the ticketing site to receive a 20% discount!

Registration required? Yes


Tax Seminar with Canada Revenue Agency

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Enterprise Centre (BRC)

When? Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 10:00am to 12:00pm

Where? Brantford-Brant Business Resource Enterprise Centre (BRC), 1 Market Square Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes


Webinar Part 1: Action Areas and Capital Projects – What’s the Connection

Hosted by Ontario Trillium Foundation

When? 

Where? Online (webinar)

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes (see above links)


Webinar Part 2: Top Tips to Submit a Capital Grant Application

Hosted by Ontario Trillium Foundation

When? 

Where? Online (webinar)

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes (see above links)


Documentary Making 101

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Thursday, May 9, 2019, 2:00am to 3:00pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 171 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes


 

Film Industry Workshop

Hosted by: Wilfrid Laurier University

When? Saturday, May 11, 2019, 10:00 a.m.

Where? Brantford Convention Centre, 100 Market St. S., Brantford

Fee? $15

Registration required? Yes


 

Invisible Disabilities and Creative Spaces

Hosted by ArtsBuild Ontario

When? Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Where? Online (webinar)

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes


 

BWNG Luncheon

Hosted by Brant Women’s Networking Group

When? Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 11:15am to 1:15pm

Where? Hampton Inn and Suites by Hilton, 20 Fen Ridge Court, Brantford

Fee? Members $25.00, Non-Members $30.00

Registration required? Yes


 

Introduction to Microsoft Word

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 2:00am to 3:00pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 171 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes


 

Business After Hours

Hosted by Chamber of Commerce Brantford-Brant

When? Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Where? Brooks Signs 5 Worthington Drive, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes


 35th Annual Business Excellence Awards

Hosted by Chamber of Commerce Brantford-Brant

When? Thursday, May 16, 2019, networking and cocktail hour 5:30pm to 6:30pm, dinner at 6:30pm followed by the awards

Where? Best Western Brantford Hotel and Conference Centre, 19 Holiday Drive, Brantford

Fee? Chamber members: $78.50; non-members: $88.50; table of 10: $785

Registration required? Yes


 

Preparing for Large Scale Events

Hosted by Hamilton Halton Brant Regional Tourism Association (HHBRTA)

When? Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 3:00pm to4:30pm

Where? Courtyard Hamilton by Marriott , 1224 Upper James Street, Hamilton

Fee? TBD

Registration required? Yes


 

Awesome Conversations

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Thursday, May 23, 2019, 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 171 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes


 Introduction to Learning 24/7

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 171 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes


 Finding Purpose

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Thursday, May 30, 2019, 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 171 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes


 

Brant Toastmasters

Hosted by Brant Toastmasters #2580

When? Every Monday at 7:30pm (excluding statutory holidays)

Where? Charlotte Villa Retirement Residence, Downstairs Lounge, 120 Darling Street, Brantford

Fee? Membership based (fee involved). Guests may attend for free.

Registration required? Yes


 Upcoming June Training & Networking (Save the Date!)

  

Tags

Training , Creative Industry , Design , Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant , Brantford-Brant Business Resource Enterprise Centre , Brantford Public Library , Business After Hours , Chamber of Commerce , Brant Toastmasters

Categories

Arts and Culture, Industry

Share


Search Posts

Connect With Us

Blog Categories

Recent Blogs

Blog Archives