Inspiring youth with Infinite Potential
They keystone of the JEC are our Economic Forums: Half day conferences with inspirational speakers and innovative workshops. Held quarterly, these forums are a free event that is open to all high-school students with the intent of stimulating change in the way that business and finance are approached.
SPRING ‘18: TMX Group
Held at the TMX Broadcast Center: the ‘Reach for Innovation’ Forum and Pitch Competition. Attendees listened to keynotes about working for the financial sector and were able to ask questions to a panel of students accepted to and studying at a variety of distinguished universities and faculties. Teams in the Pitch Competition got to present their entrepreneurial ventures for socially technological innovations to a panel of investors. The winners of the Pitch Competition received a $2000 award towards developing their creations.