Directions Conference

Directions Conference 2020

Directions Conference 2020 will be held February 6, 2020, at the Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park, 1405 St. Matthews Ave., Winnipeg, MB.

We look forward to seeing you there!

What is the Directions Conference?

The Directions Conference connects Red River College students in Business and Applied Arts with industry professionals in many areas of business. Keynote speakers, breakout informational sessions and the popular round table networking event combine into a rich and rewarding experience for both students and employers.

Date and Location

Date: Thursday, February 6, 2020
Location: Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park

Frequently Asked Questions

See answers to common questions we’re asked about the Directions Conference.

Financial Aid

If financial aid is required you can apply for a bursary for the fees to the Conference.

Please fill out the Application for Awards, Bursaries, and Scholarships. The name of award for which you are applying is Directions Conference Bursary.

Take the completed Directions Registration form as well as the Award Application form to a Student Service Centre as soon as possible to be entered for the early bird prize draws.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Each academic year, the Directions Conference connects over 600 students of Red River College’s School of Business and Applied Arts with local leaders in the Winnipeg business community. The day gives future business leaders an excellent opportunity to experience a symposium while networking with their contemporaries, entrepreneurs and future employers.

Become a conference sponsor today ›

Roundtable Networking Event

The Roundtable Networking Event provides business delegates a unique opportunity to network with Red River College students, while sharing career experiences.

Breakout Sessions

Breakout sessions offer something for everyone, with speakers that are informative, relevant and inspirational.

NOTE: By registering for the Directions Conference, I agree that Red River College (including its Board of Governors, officers, employees, agents and partners) can use photographs and video footage taken at this event for future educational or promotional purposes. I understand there will be no payment for the use of these images, and that Red River College will not require my approval when such images are used. I will not hold Red River College responsible if my image is blurry, distorted, edited or otherwise altered.

We acknowledge the Directions Conference is taking place on the traditional territory of the Anishinaabeg, Anishiniwak, Dakota Oyate, Dene, Ininewak, and Métis.