Startup Finance – Vancouver

About This Event

Join us in Vancouver this Spring* for a three-hour Startup Finance event that will equip you with the tools, resources, and mentorship to grow a sustainable, scalable and fully fundable enterprise. This program is delivered by Startup Canada and Spring Activator, in partnership with Intuit Canada and the Fundica Roadshow.

The experience: 
  • Inspiring keynote from Roy Hessel, President and CEO of Clearly
  • Expert panel sharing insights on Canada’s funding continuum – Non-Dilutive Funding with:
    • Morgan Beall, Vancity
    • Cecilia Mkondiwa, WEC
    • Humaira Hamid, Futurepreneur
    • Peter-Paul Van Hoeken, FrontFundr
  • 3 Breakout sessions:
    • Pitch Perfect – Spring Activator + Wavefront
    • Startup Legal 101 – Dentons
    • An Investor’s Perspective – Vanedge Capital
  • Mentor mash-ups featuring expertise on startup law, equity crowdfunding, starting up lean, venture capital, and how incorporating impact can help your startup get funded
  • Mentors
    – Peter-Paul Van Hoeken, CEO of FrontFundr
    – Charlene Tessier, CEO of CrowdGift
    – Stephanie Sang, CEO/Founder of Granted
    – Erik Kass, NRC Concierge Advisor
    – Praveen Varshney, Director at Varshney Capital
    – Sandeep Gupta, EIR at Varshney Capital
    – Morgan Beall, Microfinance Program Manager at Vancity
    – Keith Ippel, CEO at Spring
    – Geoff Pedlow, Partner at Dentons
    – Daryl Hatton, CEO at Fundrazr
    – Humaira Hamid, Business Development at Futurpreneur

Date: April 13 at 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: Second floor, 4501 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC, V5H 4V8

Refreshments will be provided.

This event is hosted and organized by our local partner Spring Activator


The Official Fundica Roadshow Roadcheck 


Special thanks to our dedicated food and beverage sponsors BCIC – New Ventures Competition and Stella Artois; and our venue Spacekraft for their generous donations.

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