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June 18, 2024 – Ready or Not – Here Comes Copilot!


A lively and interactive description of practical use cases for Copilot by IT Professionals and MSPs.

Dave, with a little help from fellow CIC Director Chris Chisholm who is a Cloud Solution Architect-Modern Workplace at Microsoft’s Calgary office, will share their experience and knowledge using Copilot over the past several months and we will also learn from others experience, questions and feedback using Copilot.

Learning objectives:

  • Learn how Copilot helps reduce time spent reviewing key points in Teams meetings.
  • Learn how Copilot can help manage time spent dealing with email messages.
  • Learn how Copilot can help IT Professionals and MSPs document instructions and internal KB articles.
  • Learn about some of the pitfalls and gotchas of generative AI.


Dave Fulton

Dave FultonAn entrepreneur and team builder at heart, Dave is the founder and CEO of True North Group Inc. His passion and reward is delivering unparalleled IT services and support to True North’s clientele while ensuring their client data is securely stored and backed up in Canada.

Dave has 25+ years of progressive experience in IT working as a desktop support specialist, network administrator, systems engineer, cloud migration expert and independent consulting CIO/CISO.

Dave was a founding Director and President of the Calgary IT Pro Community Association – the leading non-profit association advancing the interests of IT professionals in Calgary and throughout Southern Alberta.

Dave is always seeking new ways to improve productivity, efficiency and quality of work for his business as well as for his clientele. He believes Copilot will soon become the breakthrough tool for IT professionals and MSPs wanting to stay ahead of the pack.


To encourage members and guests to register for this event, we’re offering an Early-Bird Registration Incentive Door Prize Draw.

The Door Prize Draw is for a $50 Gift Card, donated by True North Group.

To qualify for this Early-Bird Registration Incentive, you must register via Eventbrite by 5:00 pm MT on Sunday June 16 2024 and be in attendance for the duration of the event.

Registration links for the virtual event will only be sent to those registered. Event Registration closes 5 pm MT on Monday, June 17th.

Date: Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Times: All times shown are Mountain Time

6:15 PM – 8:00 PM (6:15 pm welcoming- Event start at 6:30)

Place: Place: 110 9 Ave SW Calgary AB T2P 0T1 (7th Floor #710) or Online via Microsoft Teams

Cost: Current CIC Members: FREE; Guests & Future CIC Members: $20+GST


Platinum Sponsor

Microsoft Canada

Established in 1985, Microsoft Canada Inc. is the Canadian subsidiary of Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq “MSFT”), the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential Microsoft Canada Inc. is the Canadian subsidiary of Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq “MSFT”), the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.

Recognized as one of Canada’s Great Places to Work, Microsoft Canada Inc. provides nationwide sales, marketing, consulting and local support services. Headquartered in Mississauga, Microsoft Canada has nine regional offices across the country dedicated to empowering people through great software. Microsoft Canada is a creative workplace which attracts the best and brightest talent in the IT industry who bring an ever evolving vision of the future to reality.

Microsoft software helps businesses and consumers to reach their full potential, however they define it. Woven throughout daily life, whether it be work or play, Microsoft technologies flourish when they get into the hands of millions of Canadian partners and customers enabling innovation often in new ways.

Microsoft Canada is equally passionate about committing to Canadian communities. Since its inception, Microsoft Canada has had a corporate giving philosophy that goes beyond financial donations to champion inventive forms of philanthropy. For more information on how Microsoft Canada has joined forces with organizations across Canada to make a difference and invest in local communities visit

As a registered not-for-profit association, CIC has met the qualification requirements for discounted and donated Microsoft software distributed through TechSoup Canada. Microsoft has donated 10 Office 365 Business Premium subscriptions plus 25 Office 365 E1 subscriptions for CIC’s internal use. This software is used by CIC for operational and administrative purposes.

Gold Sponsor

iTech Calgary Conference

iTech is Canada’s leading portfolio of IT technology conferences and exhibitions focusing on Infrastructure, Cloud, Security, Data Centre, Virtualization & Mobility.

At iTech you will have the opportunity to; discover new cutting edge products & services, network & meet new people in the industry, stay up-to-date on the latest technology trends, see technology in action through live demonstrations, attend conference seminar sessions, research information to enhance your IT strategy, enjoy this Local event right in your backyard!

CIC Members are eligible to receive free VIP conference registrations valued at $99.

Silver Sponsor

True North Group Inc

True North Group Inc. provides Canadian integrated cloud, managed IT and security services as well as professional IT consulting services to small and mid-market enterprises.

True North Group provides door prizes at many events as well as contributions toward CIC’s operational funding.