Educate, Empower, Inspire - Live from eNovaScotia
April 21, 2011

Live, in person and online, three amazing digital pioneers are coming to Nova Scotians to give us a peek into their worlds and our future.

Digital technology has changed their work and the way countless individuals, industries, educational institutions and health professionals live and work. Come, learn, network, and connect with leading digital innovators. As world events prove just how powerful ideas on the Internet can be, it's time for Nova Scotians to talk about what we can do together. Come and meet your friends and colleagues at the first in a ground breaking series of events that will create a space for innovation around broadband use. The power of network innovation is serious business and serious play. Hear and discuss ideas about the future of simulation and virtuality in education, health and more with:

On stage at Pier 21- Dr. Stuart Brown, Founder, The National Institute of Play, California
On stage at Pier 21 - Dr. Ryan D'Arcy, neuroscientist, National Research Council Canada, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax
Online - Chuck Hamilton, Manager, e-Learning Strategy and Solutions, IBM Canada Innovation Centers, Vancouver

Bios: http://www.gov.ns.ca/econ/enovascotia/docs/eNovaScotia_e4mative_SpeakerBios.pdf

April 26 - 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m

Live - Pier 21, Halifax

$125 includes lunch

Pods via Internet - Shelburne, Wolfville, Bridgewater, Antigonish, Inverness, and Sydney $50

Students - $25 all locations

Pods include lunch and the opportunity for facilitated interaction with peers locally and with the Pier 21 location.

Participate virtually from your computer anywhere, free.

This is the first of a series of events to create a virtual space in Nova Scotia where innovation thrives and productivity results.

Information and registration: www.gov.ns.ca/enovascotia or e-mail enovascotia@gov.ns.ca Twitter: eNovaScotia