- This event has passed.
Black Arts & Innovation Expo (BAIE) 2020 – Business Grant and Student Scholarships
February 29 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm$20.00
In 2015, Excelovate and First Book Canada partnered with leading corporations, entrepreneurs, artists, and innovators to deliver a one-day event that promoted diversity and inspired excellence in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM).
The Black Arts & Innovation Expo (BAIE) is now Six (6) Years Old and this remarkable milestone will be celebrated on February 29, 2020, at the York Mills Gallery. This one-of-a-kind event defines a new way of celebrating Black History Month with focused attention placed on the outstanding achievements of tomorrow’s legends.
Highlights of the #BAIE2020 include:
Celebrate 5-10 exceptional students as they receive Scholarships of $5000 each
Vote real-time for your favourite business idea and help 1 remarkable entrepreneur win a $15,000 Business Grant
Connect with industry-leading companies that are actively hiring diverse talent for STEAM roles
Discover 20+ unique artists and groundbreaking innovators that will exhibit their extraordinary creations at #BAIE2020 *
Experience career-boosting onsite activations that will elevate you to ‘NEXT LEVEL’ status
Engage in a thought-provoking panel discussion moderated by award-winning community leader
Enjoy live performances, complimentary food tastings, a luxurious silent auction, flash raffles/draws and a one-of-a-kind futuristic Robotic Play Zone
Get your $20 ticket to the 6th annual BAIE event to experience excellence and the ‘art of the possible’.
Location: York Mills Gallery @ 1885 Leslie Street (Leslie & York Mills)
Time: 2:00pm to 8:00pm