MaRS Client Info Sessions
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 from 5:45 PM to 7:00 PM (EST)
Are you new to MaRS? Want to learn more about what we can do for you?
This information session offers new clients and interested community members an opportunity to learn more about MaRS and the services we provide to entrepreneurs and startups.
We’ll present an overview of MaRS and also give details on:
- Entrepreneurship education programs
- Market intelligence services
- Advisory services and what it means to be a “MaRS client”
Plenty of time for Q&A will follow.
Come and meet members of the different MaRS teams and ask them your questions. Hear how we can help you build your business!
When & Where
MaRS Discovery District, Social Innovation Generation & Ashoka Canada present
MaRS (www.marsdd.com) is a large scale, mission driven innovation centre located in Toronto and networked across Ontario, focused on building Canada’s next generation of technology companies.
MaRS works closely with entrepreneurs to grow and scale their ventures into global market leaders in life sciences and health care, information, communications and entertainment technologies, cleantech, advanced materials and engineering, as well as innovative social purpose businesses.
Social Innovation Generation (SiG) (www.sigeneration.ca) is a collaborative partnership founded by The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, the University of Waterloo, the MaRS Discovery District, and the PLAN Institute. Our ultimate goal is to support whole system change through changing the broader economic, cultural and policy context in Canada to allow social innovations to flourish.
Ashoka (canada.ashoka.org) is the global association of the world’s leading social entrepreneurs – individuals with system-changing solutions for the world’s most urgent social problems. Ashoka is redefining the global citizen sector by creating a system of collaborative entrepreneurship. Connecting the work of individual social entrepreneurs to business, academic and public sector partners, they create a network effect driving the sector forward and developing new solutions to global problems.