What To Expect
YOUth POWER 5 will be held on June 3, 2015 from 12 – 6 PM at the Edmonton EXPO Centre, 7515-118 Avenue. Based on YOUR interests and experience, our professional “connectors” will introduce YOU directly to any of our 50 plus 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, and exciting keynote speakers. HOT 107 FM, Edmonton's Hottest Music, will also be onsite with a LIVE Remote Broadcast!
Keep checking back on our website for exciting new updates to our program for the day!
Win a Chance to be LIVE On Air with Jake Ryan!
Sponsored by HOT 107 FM, Jake Ryan will be LIVE on location doing a Remote Broadcast LIVE from YOUth POWER 5, as well as emceeing the event! Be at YOUth POWER 5 on June 3 at 4 PM sharp, and compete for a chance to learn about the radio industry up close and personal with a full station tour. One lucky winner will receive a tour of the HOT 107 FM Radio Station, and have the opportunity to introduce their favorite HOT 107 hit LIVE on air!
"I Met Iveson" Photo Booth With the Mayor!
We're honoured to have Edmonton's Mayor Don Iveson at YOUth POWER 5! Come by the That Just Happened photo booth from 5-6 pm, and get your signed photo taken with Mayor Iveson for free! Not only intelligent, good looking, inspirational, and a young a vibrant leader for Edmonton, Mayor Iveson is also never too serious to take a fun photo with members of our community!
Live Performance by United 1ne
Back with a b-boy dance performance to rock YOUth POWER 4 once again, we have the United 1ne crew in da house! United 1ne is a local Edmonton b-boy crew that was formed in 2008. They have battled in many competitions across Canada earning respect from various hip-hop communities across the country representing the City of Edmonton. They have performed at numerous festivals, conferences, and private events. Their goal is to have their city (Edmonton) eventually become recognized nationally/internationally by other major b-boy communities as a city that can be acknowledged as a heavy hitter in the competitive world. United 1ne is committed towards expressing that hip-hop culture is thriving, and it is positive. For more information please visit their website: www.united1ne.com
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