Events

Upcoming Events

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Past Events

07/10/2014

Annually, the entire B-Corp Community comes together for a global gathering called the B Corp Champions Retreat. A different host city is chosen each year. We come together to celebrate our collective success and the growth of the global movement. Individually, our actions create ripples that...

15/10/2014

Duane Raymond and FairSay may not be big names in the Ottawa Non-Profit world, he is widely recognised as one of Europe's leading e-campaigning experts and pioneers. Duane was Oxfam GB's first e-campaigning manager and grew the online supporter base from 5,000 to 400,000 in 3 years.  He...

06/11/2014
What is BADCamp?

The Bay Area Drupal Camp is a gathering of like-minded people to discuss and learn about Drupal, an open-source content management system that is powering more of the web every year. In its 8th year, BADCamp provides four days of training, summits, sprints, sessions, BOFs,...

06/12/2014

The 2nd edition of a11yYOW will be held December 6th, 2014. The event aims to bring to Ottawa the capital’s Web industry, as well as the Ontario, Quebec and Canada governments around the theme of web accessibility.
In the spirit of active participation and to encourage networking, the...

24/02/2015

Benefit Corporations - or "B-Corps" - are businesses committed to solving social and/or environmental problems. We want to make money; but we're committed to doing it the "right way". A more holistic, seriously sustainable way.

Join us on February 24th to learn more about sustainability...

02/03/2015

The Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference, also known as the CSUN Conference, is turning 30 this year, and has been actively committed to fulfill its role in advancing the quality of life for people with disabilities.

For the third time, the conference...

14/03/2015
What is Ladies Learning Code?

Ladies Learning Code is a Canada-wide community driven not-for-profit working to empower women and youth to feel comfortable learning beginner-friendly technical skills in a social and collaborative way.
OpenConcept is proud to be an official sponsor of LLC and...

14/04/2015

Learn about GreenPAC, an exciting new non-partisan initiative to harness the broad support for environmental issues in Canada. This evening will be a unique opportunity to hear about an innovative plan to build the leadership we need and create a stronger voice for the environment in the next...

29/10/2015

Mike will be presenting on a panel at Business for Good: Best for Ottawa at Hub Ottawa on Thursday. As you are aware there is a growing movement of people using business as a force for good by becoming a B Corporation. Join us at HUB Ottawa and meet some of the city's leading social enterprises...

03/02/2016

 

Drupal 8 Accessibility: What We Didn't Get in Core (Yet!)

 

We accomplished a great deal with Drupal 7’s accessibility when it was released in 2011. In Drupal 8, the community built on this and added broader support for ARIA & ATAG, two W3C standards which were not stable in...