The Kootenay Outdoor Recreation Enterprise (KORE) Initiative is hosting Canada’s first-ever conference dedicated to the outdoor rec-tech manufacturing and product design sector and there are scholarships available for young people to attend. The Summit will be held October 19-22, 2022 at the Kimberley Alpine Resort’s Conference Centre in the East Kootenay region of British Columbia.
If you are between the ages of 16-29 and interested in starting your own outdoor gear business or want to know more about working for local companies in the industry, consider applying to attend. Thanks to funding from ETSI-BC, there are 20 first-come-first-served spots for young people to come to the Summit.
There will be a one-time registration fee of $50 to attend the entire two-day event and accommodation and transportation are not provided. The scholarships are awarded on a first-come-first-served basis and are limited to 20 participants.