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2018 Fundica Roadshow Vancouver: Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre

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Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre

162 West 1st Ave.

Vancouver, BC V5Y 1A4

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The Fundica Roadshow is stopping in Vancouver at Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre on May 31st, 2018

Grow your business today! An intense live pitch competition for the $500,000 Investment Award, valuable networking opportunities with funders and industry experts, and insightful speaker sessions are all in store for this one-of-a-kind, 2018 Fundica Roadshow.

Come network with investors from Panache Ventures, Vanedge Capital, Victory Square, BDC IT Fund, Espresso Capital, Relentless Pursuit Partners, Timia Capital, Vantec, iNovia Capital, Yaletown Partners, Northmark Ventures, VanFounders, Version One Ventures, Stanley Park Ventures, Arch River Capital, Highline Ventures.

More reasons to attend?

  • Learn about important funding trends and opportunities

  • Discover available resources to start and grow your business

  • Connect with entrepreneurs, funding experts, and advisors

If you are an entrepreneur seeking funding, apply to pitch.


AGENDA

Main Stage

  • 8:30am - 9:00 Registration, Coffee, & Networking
  • 9:00 - 9:15 Event Kick-Off
  • 9:20 – 9:50 Raising a Big Round, presented by CANARIE - Ryan Spong (CEO @Foodee), Kristine Steuart (Co-Founder & CEO @Allocadia), Anthony Alda (Managing Partner @Arch River Capital), Philipp Postrehovsky (Co-Founder & COO @RentMoola), Mike Lee (President @Fundica)
  • 9:55 - 10:25 Why We Invest in Female-Led Startups, presented by National Bank - Stacey Wallin (Director of Venture Programs @BC Tech), Alicia Close (Founder & CEO @Women in Tech World), Vivian McCormick (Co-Founder @Flax Sleep), Nicole Parmar (Founder @NPCo), Melanie Ewan (Managing Partner @Volition)
  • 10:30 – 11:00 The Future of Fundraising: Blockchain, Crowdfunding, & Venture Capital, presented by R&D Partners - Patrick Lor (Managing Partner @Panache Ventures), Peter-Paul Van Hoeken (Founder & CEO @FrontFundr), David Gens (CEO @Merchant Advance), Daryl Hatton (CEO @Fundrazr), Mike Lee (President @Fundica)
  • 11:05 - 12:40 Round 1 Pitches – 9 startups
  • 12:40 - 1:40 Networking Lunch
  • 1:40 - 2:10 The State of Artificial Intelligence, presented by Intuit Quickbooks - Jeff Cates (CEO @Intuit Canada)
  • 2:15 - 3:55 Round 2 Pitches – 9 startups
  • 4:00 - 4:15 Winners Announcement & Closing Remarks
  • 4:15 - 6:00 Networking Cocktail Party

Room B

  • 9:20 - 9:50 Business Model Canvas 101, presented by National Bank of Canada
  • 9:55 - 10:25 Legal Issues faced by Entrepreneurs, presented by Blakes Lawyers - Troy Lehman (Partner @Blakes)
  • 10:30 - 11:00 How to Acquire the Government of Canada as a Customer, presented by Built in Canada Innovation Program
  • 11:00 - 12:30 Wildcard Pitch-Off
  • 12:30 - 2:00 Networking Lunch
  • 2:05 - 2:35 Non-Dilutive Fundraising: Government Grants & Tax Credits, presented by R&D Partners - Mike Lee (President @R&D Partners)


JUDGES

  • Patrick Lor, Managing Partner @Panache Ventures
  • Brian Martin, Senior investment Associate @Vanedge Capital
  • Peter Smyrniotis, Investment Director @Victory Square
  • Byron Thom, Associate Director @BDC IT Fund
  • Caterina Papadakos, Director @Espresso Capital
  • Isabella Bertold, Analyst @Relentless Pursuit Partners
  • Gregory Smith, Chief Investment Officer @Timia Capital
  • Jill Earthy, Chief Growth Officer @FrontFundr
  • Mike Winterfield, Founder & CEO @Active Impact Investments
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Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre

162 West 1st Ave.

Vancouver, BC V5Y 1A4

Canada

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