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Innovation Forum 2017
Tue, 28 February 2017, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM PST
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The 2017 Innovation Forum is hosted by Public Services and Procurement Canada and the City of New Westminster, and supported by Vancity. The day will feature presentations and discussions with support programs and experts.
8:30am - 9:00am Registration
9:00am – 9:30am: Welcome
9:30am – 12:00pm: Presentations and discussions
- Build in Canada Innovation Program
- Scientific Research & Experimental Development
- Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council
- Concierge Service
- Global Affairs Canada
12:00pm – 2:00pm: Lunch and speakers
- Mayor Jonathan Coté, City of New Westminster
- Jill Earthy, Chief Growth Officer, FrontFundr
- William Azaroff, VP of Community Investment at Vancity + Board Chair at Modo Co-op
- Mike Walkinshaw, CEO, TIMIA Capital Corp.
2:00pm – 3:00pm: Selling to Government
3:00pm – 5:00pm: Post event stand up reception
This event is a great choice for anyone in the tech industries and research and development, such as business owners, knowledge-based workers, funders, or just people with an interest.
It is a great way to understand the relationship between emerging technologies and our economy.
The Anvil Centre is conveniently located just across the street from New Westminster SkyTrain station, and there is reasonable on-site parking.
Your free registration includes refreshments and a light lunch.
The City of New Westminster gratefully acknowledges the sponsorship from Vancity to help expand the 2017 Innovation Forum.
The 2017 Innovation Forum is part of the City of New Westminster’s Innovation Week. Check out other events at: https://www.newwestcity.ca/innovation-week#innovation-forum