What To Expect
YOUth POWER 5 will be held on June 3, 2015 from 10 – 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 75 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 broadcasting his entire show LIVE from YOUth POWER 5! Be at YOUth POWER 5 on June 3, 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 vibrant leader for Edmonton, Mayor Don Iveson is also never too serious to take a fun photo with members of our community!
Live Performance and Workshop with Booming tree taiko!
Booming Tree Taiko is a professional contemporary drum group founded by Gregory Shimizu and Twilla MacLeod that specializes in taiko, the Japanese art of Drumming. We are very excited to have them join us this year at YOUth POWER 5 for an enticing live performance, which will also feature a brief discussion on connecting the art of taiko drumming not only to mind and body, but to be able to connect your creativity to your career. Youth will also have a chance to jump on stage with the duo and engage in a live performance of their own! Booming Tree Taiko's music is a celebration of the strength and power of the human form. Booming Tree's high energy performances are steeped with stamina and endurance.
For more information please visit their website: www.boomingtree,ca
BGS Youth Ventures
Blacktop Paving Inc.
Guru Digital Arts College
HOT 107 FM
Mac's Convenience Stores
Off Whyte Tattoo
Oteenow Employment & Training Society
Pixel Blue College
St. Albert Physical Therapy
West Edmonton Mall
Whyte Ave Rotary Club
Women Building Futures