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Arcadian Court

401 Bay St.

8th Floor

Toronto, ON M5H 2Y4


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Action Entrepreneurship Canadian Summit: Celebrating and Connecting Canada’s Entrepreneurial Community

On May 30th and 31st in Toronto, more than 300 young entrepreneurs and leaders from across Canada will bring their ideas, energy and ambitions to the 2016 Action Entrepreneurship Canadian Summit.

What can you expect?

  • Networking. Meet other business owners, mentors and leaders from across Canada.
  • Workshops. Participate in workshops on the topics and issues that are top of mind for Canadian entrepreneurs.
  • Speakers. Hear from inspiring Canadian entrepreneurs.
  • Shop. Buy products from Canadian business owners at the Futurpreneur Canada Marketplace.
  • Celebrate. Attend Futurpreneur Canada’s 20th anniversary party.

Download the Summit app to create your profile, build your agenda and get connected with other attendees: and click "login” in the top right corner to get started!


Monday, May 30, 2016 (Entrepreneurs Only)

1:30 - Registration and Networking

2:30 - Welcome Remarks

2:45 - Keynote - Greg Taylor, Co-founder of Steam Whistle Brewing

3:30 - 15 minute break

3:45 - CollaborACTION

This unique activity developed by Gen Y Inc. will get you talking about real issues and challenges and collaborating on crowdsourced solutions that you can take back to your business

Join fellow entrepreneurs for a fast-paced, high-impact afternoon of tackling your biggest business challenges as a group. This is an incredible opportunity to have real challenges and issues “mind-chewed” by a group of peers from across the country!

We’ll have three broad topic rooms covering GROWTH, SALES and CHANGE, where entrepreneurs will present their challenges, followed by an intensive brainstorming session in small groups.

6:00 - Entrepreneur Networking Night

Get to know entrepreneurs from across the country over drinks and a bite to eat at Shopify’s downtown Toronto office. Beer generously provided by Steam Whistle Brewing!

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

8:30 - Registration and Networking

9:30 - Welcome Remarks

9:45 - Fireside Chat
Herschel Segal, Founder of Le Chateau and Co-founder of DAVIDs Tea and Sarah Segal, Founder of Squish Candy in conversation with Ian Portsmouth, Publisher of Canadian Business and PROFIT

10:30 - Presentation by Julia Deans, CEO, Futurpreneur Canada

10:45 - Break

11:00 - Breakout Sessions

12:30 - Futurpreneur Canada’s 20th Anniversary Awards Lunch
Join us as we celebrate entrepreneurs, mentors and partners across Canada!

1:45 - Breakout Sessions

3:15 - Break

3:30 - Breakout Sessions

5:00 - Ignite! – Celebrating 20 Years of Futurpreneur Canada
Join Futurpreneur Canada as we celebrate our 20th birthday! You’ll have the chance to make more connections and to browse the Futurpreneur Canada marketplace showcasing products and services from entrepreneurs and partners from coast-to-coast.


Summit participants are welcome to book a room at the Chelsea Hotel at a discounted rate. Please note that rooms and discounts are subject to availability. To book your room, please CLICK HERE or call 1-800-CHELSEA (243-5732) or 416-595-1975 and mention that you are attending the Futurpreneur Summit 2016.


Air Canada (including Jazz) is the Official Canadian Airline of the Action Entrepreneurship Canadian Summit. If you are planning to book travel to the Summit on Air Canada, please email to request a discount code for online booking. Discounts will vary from 5% to 12% based on fare class and are not valid on Tango fares within Canada and the U.S. Other restrictions may apply.


For any questions regarding Action Entrepreneurship, please contact:

Action Entrepreneurship 2016 is presented by:

With thanks to our generous supporters:

Please note: all tickets purchased are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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401 Bay St.

8th Floor

Toronto, ON M5H 2Y4


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