Speaking and Workshops

Code and Effect participates in business and technology communities by sharing our expertise as guests and speakers. We speak on a wide variety of topics such as software development, productivity, meeting and agenda management, and the challenges of entrepreneurship!

2021

  • Canadian Network of Agencies for Regulation (CNAR) - Creating a Culture of Calm in your Organization
  • Canadian Society of Association Executives (CSAE) - Keeping Pace with Technology: 5 Tactics to Evaluate Where You Stand and Where You Need to Go
  • Association Trends - Choosing the Right AMS
  • ATB X Accelerator - Calm Your Chaos - Prioritization, Focus, Self-care, Availability, and Imagining your Ideal Week Webinar
  • Canadian Society of Association Executives (CSAE) - Tête-à-Tête - How to evaluate where you stand and where you need to go Virtual Roundtable

2020

  • ATB X Accelerator - Calm Your Chaos - Part 1: Email, Calendar, and Meeting Tactics
  • ATB X Accelerator - Calm Your Chaos - Part 2: Self-Care, Themes, Focus, Decision Making, and Task Management (Pandemic Edition)
  • YEGRB Meetup - Ruby on Rails Tips and Tricks

… then COVID happened and all the events stopped until 2021 :)

2019

  • ATB X Accelerator - Bring Structure to Your Chaos: Productivity, Organization and Time Management Tactics Workshop
  • Business and Professional Women of Edmonton (BPW) - Time Mastery Workshop
  • The Meeting Leadership Podcast Interview - How Being Intentional With Your Time Helps Make You A Better Leader
  • The Meeting Leadership Podcast Interview - Effective Meeting Agenda Software That Gets Results
  • Digital Project Managers (DPM) Meetup - Running Better Meetings Presentation & Tadum Demo
  • YEGRB Meetup - Building Effective Sites
  • TEC Edmonton - Bring Structure to Your Chaos: Productivity, Organization and Time Management Tactics Workshop
  • Jobber - Breaking Barriers in STEM Panel
  • University of Alberta Applied Leadership Program - Resiliency After Failure Session: Getting Back on Track
  • TEC Edmonton - Overcoming Impostor Syndrome Workshop
  • ScaleUp YEG - Scaling with Technology Panel: When & How to Leverage Tech for Growth

2018

  • University of Alberta ArtsWorks Conference - Careers in Creative and Innovative Fields Panel
  • CBC Centre Stage - Startup Week - Meet the Founders Panel
  • CBC Edmonton AM - Startup Week - Chat about Tadum Meeting Agendas and Meeting Minutes
  • StartUp Edmonton - Launch Party 9 - Tadum Launch
  • Rainforest Lunch Without Lunch - Entrepreneur Profile
  • From KO’d to Knockout - Business Struggles Panel
  • Digital Project Managers Meetup - Personal Productivity Hacks
  • TEC Edmonton - Lab2Biz Panel - Making the Transition from research to entrepreneurship
  • The Ace Class - Babes Who Brunch Keynote Speaker - Paving your Own Pathway to Success
  • Edmonton Public Library - Lessons from Women in Leadership Table Host
  • ATB Financial & NAIT Mawji Centre - #TheStruggleIsReal Panel
  • Canada Learning Code & DiscoverE - Alberta Girls Engineering & Technology Summit - Female Leaders Brunch
  • University of Alberta - Alberta Student Leadership Summit Panel

2017

  • That’s So Maven - Podcast Interview
  • Medicine Hat College - Building Your E-Commerce Business
  • Business Networking International (BNI) Workshop - Battling the Culture of Busy – Tactics to Manage Your Time with Intention
  • Alberta Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Workshop - Building Your E-Commerce Business
  • Alberta Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Workshop - Battling the Culture of Busy – Tactics to Manage Your Time with Intention (Edmonton and Calgary)
  • Alberta Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Workshop - Battling the Culture of Busy – Tactics to Manage Your Time with Intention (Internal Team)
  • Alberta Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Workshop - Introduction to E-Commerce: How to Get Started
  • University of Alberta School of Business - Graduate banquet keynote
  • Rotary Club of Edmonton West - Intentional Networking
  • ATB Entrepreneur SpeakEasy - How do you keep your customers coming back for more?

2016

  • Digital Project Managers Meetup - Know Yourself, Manage Better
  • DisruptHR YEG - Culture = Cash
  • Storytelling & Time Management: Tips, Tools & Tactics - Workshop

2015

2014

  • UofA Engineering Cancer Head Shave - What does shaving your head mean to cancer patients?
  • UX Camp 2014 - Deliverables your developers will love
  • Capital Ideas Panel - Making the transition from freelancer to entrepreneur
  • Alberta Venture Lunch With - Two family-focused business minds discuss the need to delegate without abdicating