Empowering Students to Achieve their Highest Potential

Ascent is holding a full day event on Jan. 16th 2022 featuring entrepreneurship in technology – speakers, workshops, prizes

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1:00pm on Sundary, January 16th, 2021.

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What will I do?

Entrepreneurship in technology is Ascent's upcoming full day event that will feature the following and much more.

Guest Speakers

Take part in personalized networking sessions with tech professionals.

Technology Keynote

Attend an engaging keynote to widen your knowledge in business in tech.


Participate in many engaging and interactive workshops.

Raffles and Prizes

Have a chance to win prizes and giveaways throughout the event.


Entrepreneurship In Technology Event

Technology is often viewed as tools we use to facilitate our lives. However, all democratized technologies initially relied on innovation and entrepreneurship to progress society. This event aims to give a feel of the vast opportunities that exist when technology is used for entrepreneurship. Below is the timeline for the event:

1:00 PM - 1:10 PM - Introduction
1:10 PM - 1:40 PM - Keynote speaker
1:40 PM - 2:30 PM - Panel of startup and tech business speakers
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM - Workshop #1
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM - Workshop #2
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM - Closing Remarks

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Any Questions? Answered

Here are some of the most common questions we have had regarding our upcoming entrepreneurship in technology event.

The event is scheduled to take place on Sunday, January 16th, 2022. It will begin at 1:00 pm and will run until 4:15 pm.
The event is totally free!! Your time and passion are the only things required to attend our event.
You can sign up by filling out the google form found through the “Sign Up” button anywhere on this website; the closest on the navigation bar.
The workshops have been designed to develop specific skills that allow someone to undertake entrepreneurship with technology. This will be done to hopefully inspire our attendees to use up and coming technologies for entrepreneurship.
This event has been designed to be geared towards high school students but people of all ages are most definitely welcome to benefit from the expertise our event has to offer!
No prior knowledge is needed to attend the event. Anyone from any skill level can attend and is greatly encouraged to do so. Notes can be taken at your discretion as the event will take place virtually.

Our Previous Webinars

Learn more about Ascent by watching one of our previous webinars hosted by Matthew and Derek on the aspects of AI.

About Us

Who and why Ascent?

Ascent is a youth-led organization founded by high-school students from Ottawa, Ontario, which aims to expose young students to the expanding fields of the future. We allow students to learn about emerging technologies, (such as AI and augmented reality etc.) explore career options, and network with professionals; as well as take part in interactive workshops, challenges, and much more!!

Our aim is to provide the resources and platforms to jump start careers in becoming tomorrow’s intellectual pioneers. We hope to see you at one of our upcoming events soon!

Our Team

What our Attendees Say

Comments and remarks made by students who previously attended our various Ascent webinars.

“A very informative and well-structured webinar. The speakers were great and the content was explained very well."


Ryan Norkum

Grade 12

“Notable and knowledgeable speakers. A great opportunity to ask questions and learn from them."


Victoria Hansen

Grade 11

"An excellent webinar to introduce several concepts in tech. I throughly enjoyed my experience."


Justin Wong

Grade 12

Our Team

Meet The Team

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Matthew Biniam
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Derek Huynh
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Ateeb Faizi
Logistics Director
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Jason Wei
UX Developer

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Our Location

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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