RIC Centre’s Startup Boot Camp is an intensive program that connects early stage entrepreneurs with professional service providers to teach foundational legal, financial and funding basics that will provide a strong start to their business.
We are proud to offer our clients free access to professional service providers during bi-monthly bootcamp workshops to help provide basics of starting a tech-based businesses. Our professional service providers will also offer a follow-on opportunity for RIC Centre’s entrepreneurs to meet one-on-one for a more detailed discussion.
We’ve forged strong partnerships with top tier organizations (such as Bereskin & Parr LLP, Pallett Valo LLP and NRC-Concierge) in Peel Region committed to helping entrepreneurs and fostering innovation. Professional representatives from these organizations meet with our clients to understand their business and offer strategic advice catered to each client’s business needs and requirements.
If you're interested in getting a head start for your new startup, come out to RIC Centre's Startup Boot Camp! Details below:
Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Time: 8:30AM - 12:00PM
Venue: Xerox Research Centre of Canada (Pake Auditorium)
Address: 2660 Speakman Drive, Mississauga, ON L5K 2L1
Learn more here.
8:30am – 8:45am Continental Breakfast & Networking
8:45am – 9:00am Startup Pitches (1 min pitch – 10 companies)
9:00am – 9:15am RIC Centre Overview with Corinne Sharp + Pam Banks
9:15am – 10:00am Legal Boot Camp (30min) + Q&A (15min) hosted by Pallett Valo LLP
10:05am – 10:50am IP Boot Camp (30min) + Q&A (15min) hosted by Bereskin & Parr LLP
10:55am – 11:40am Financial Literacy Boot Camp (30min) + Q&A (15min) hosted by BDO
11:40am – 12:00pm Closing Remarks and Networking
1. Andréa Brinston, Lawyer, Pallett Valo LLP
2. Stephen Beney, Partner, Bereskin & Parr
3. Kevin Shipley, Lawyer and Patent Agent, Bereskin & Parr
4. Maria da Silva, Senior Manager, BDO
5. Richard Burdeniuk, Senior Manager, BDO
For more information about our speakers, please click here.