What To Expect
YOUth POWER 3 will be held on June 6, 2013 from 3 PM – 7 PM at the Trans Alta Arts Barns in Edmonton, 10330 – 84 Avenue. Based on YOUR interests and experience, our professional “connectors” will introduce YOU directly to any of our 50 companies onsite. The rest is up to you! Ask questions, learn about industries that excite you, and even apply for a job on the spot. You will receive job and career information in the most engaging and experiential way possible, through music, passion, and creativity!
WITH FREE ADMISSION FOR ALL, you can expect live performances, food, iPad and prize give-aways, photo booths and instant printing by That Just Happened Inc., mini workshops to prep you for real life experiences, live art showcases, exciting keynote speakers, and a celebrity stunt by 104-0 Virgin Radio's Robbie The Intern! See below for more info.
Become Robbie The Intern's Intern Contest
Sponsored by 104-9 Virgin Radio, Edmonton's #1 Hit Music Station, 104-9 Virgin Radio’s Robbie The Intern from the Pepper & Dylan Morning Show will be onsite performing a crazy and zany stunt! Be at YOUth POWER III on June 6 at 3:30 PM sharp, and compete to become Robbie The Intern's Intern! If you succeed through a series of career and job related challenges from Robbie, YOU could have an internship with 104-9 Virgin Radio this summer!
Virgin Radio is proud to partner with Youth Power on June 6th! Youth Power aims to get Edmonton youth (Ages 14 – 30) to connect to their future careers and get insight of their path of interest and new opportunities! You will receive job and career information in the most engaging and experiential way possible, through music, passion, and creativity!
Want to be 104-9 Virgin Radio’s very own Robbie the Intern’s Intern?!?! Apply by e-mailing Info@youthpower.ca with your name, number, date of birth and e-mail and we’ll choose 25 lucky contestants to participate in various whacky challenges! We’ll to put you to the test & see if you have what it takes to to become Virgin Radio’s FIRST Robbie the Intern’s Intern for the summer!! ➤ Rules & Regulations
Keynote Speaker : Kosi Stobbs
Kosi shares his message of hard work and perseverance across Metro Vancouver, speaking to schools, community groups and youth associations. Today, Kosi is a real estate Investor and successful business entrepreneur with a multi-million dollar portfolio, who inspires teens and young adults to chase their dreams. Check out his site
Special Guest: Lauren “Lil’ Lo” Daugherty
We are excited to have Lauren “Lil’ Lo” Daugherty out at YOUth POWER, providing our event with an interactive LIVE ART exhibit! Youth will be invited to help Lauren create a YOUth POWER wall mural right at the entrance of the Trans Alta Arts Barns, adding their own flavor and ideas to a YOUth POWER mural that will be presented on the main stage at the end of the event.
Lauren “Lil’ Lo” Daugherty is an artist and interning radio host at Virgin Radio. While specializing in portrait art, Lauren has fallen in love with the world of urban graffiti. She draws inspiration from iconic rappers, the Jamaican dance music scene, and has a flair for the eccentric. Lauren currently resides in Edmonton and hopes to continually expand her passions for art and radio.
YOUth POWER Event Activity Schedule
3:00pm – 4:00pm
- Exhibitor Booths Open at 3pm
- TJH Live Photography & Career Photo Booth Open
- Live Graffiti Art Station Begins
**See Schedule in Career Corner**
- MC Welcome and 2 Major Prize Giveaways
- “Welcome Remarks” delivered by MLA
- “Message to Youth” delivered by Councillor Amarjeet Sohi
- Brendan Guy Live Performance
- Keynote Speaker, Kosi Stobbs
- 2 Major Prize Giveaways
- Play YOUth POWER Video
- YOUth POWER Live Performance
- Prize Giveaway
4:55pm – 6:30pm
Connector And Exhibitor Focus
**See Schedule in Career Corner**
- Presentation of YOUth POWER Graffiti Mural
- Virgin Radio’s Robbie The Intern Intern’s Final Challenge Round & Winner
- Prize Giveaway – Bike Package
Closing/Thank You Remarks