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Unleashing Potential: A Black Entrepreneurship Summit in Alberta

November 20 @ 7:30 am November 21 @ 2:00 pm MST

Hosted By: Africa Centre @ Hotel Arts

The Africa Centre has been instrumental in empowering Black entrepreneurs across the cities, of Winnipeg, Edmonton, and Calgary in Western Canada.

This summit, Unleashing Potential: Black Entrepreneurship in Alberta is the first ever entrepreneurship capacity building summit for Black entrepreneurs in Alberta. It is intended to provide an empowering environment that fosters growth, success, and economic empowerment of Black entrepreneurs in Western Canada. Through a series of workshops, panel discussions, and keynote addresses, Black businesses will learn approaches to increasing and diversifying resources, strengthening leadership and governance sustaining their operations and building strong networks.

The purpose of this summit is to foster and support the growth of Black business owners in Western Canada. The summit will provide a platform for networking, learning, and collaboration among Black entrepreneurs, investors, industry experts, and other stakeholders.

Monday, November 20th, 2023 | 7:30am-3:30pm + Networking Reception

Tuesday, November 21st, 2023 | 7:30am – 2:00pm



  • Africa Centre
119 12 Ave SW
Calgary, Alberta T2R 0 G8 Canada
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