Pitch Night: Vancouver

Amy Nguyen

Join us Tuesday, May 8 for our next pitch event, hosted by Volition. Pitch Nights provide a space for startups and entrepreneurs to gain practical experience and constructive feedback on their 90 second pitch, in front of a live audience and industry expert panel. The top three pitchers, who are awarded with valuable prizes and a chance to secure a 90-second … Read More

Exits: Go Public or Stay Private? How, When, and What to Prepare.

Amy Nguyen

Exits are often an afterthought when entrepreneurs are building their companies. That’s a mistake. On April 17 the VEF will host a panel discussion on the when, the how, and the what of preparing for an exit. Plus, we’ll try to answer the age-old question: what’s better: going public or staying private? The Panelists: Andy Creech, Director of Capital Formation … Read More

Application Deadline: March 16 – Canadian Tire Pitch Day

Amy Nguyen

We’re looking for entrepreneurs and startups Canadian Tire Conference Centre 2200 Yonge St., Toronto, ON | April 2, 2018 Did you know that more than 90% of Canadians live within 15 minutes of a Canadian Tire Retail store? With over 500 locations across Canada, each offering a unique mix of products and services, we are always looking for new partners who share our focus … Read More

75th Canadian Innovation Awards

Sarah Ball

The Canadian Innovation Awards celebrate the best and brightest in the Canadian technology community. Now in its seventh year, the awards acknowledge outstanding startups, innovative businesses and influential individuals.

Industry Pitch Night: IOT & Mobile

Amy Nguyen

Inviting startups in IoT & Mobile to pitch, network & learn with the Vancouver startup community. Join us Wednesday, February 28 for an Industry Pitch Night, hosted by Volition, in partnership with Wavefront. This event welcomes entrepreneurs and startups in the IoT and mobile space (e.g., smart retail, smart cities, applications) to practice their 3 minute pitch in front of a live audience. Industry experts provide … Read More

BCTECH Summit 2018

Jonathan Wolf

Breakthrough In The Digital Age Our future is being shaped by technologies evolving faster than we ever imagined. It’s revolutionizing every part of our lives, from how we do business in today’s global marketplace to the ways our traditional industries operate. In this wave of transformation and the adoption of increasingly complex technologies, how can you breakthrough and make smart, … Read More