GROW Conference brings Deal Makers to Vancouver

Posted by Rob Lewis

Dealmaker Media - the folks behind the Under the Radar series of events - are coming to Canada and hosting the GROW Conference in Vancouver on August 19th - 21st.

GROW 2010 is a technology conference that will bring together leading entrepreneurs, thinkers, influencers and investors from Silicon Valley and Canada to inspire innovation and entrepreneurship.

According to their website that launched today, the three day conference promises to Connect, Inspire, and Challenge.

August 19th - CONNECT: This invite-only program brings together promising Canadian entrepreneurs with leading silicon valley founders, influencers, and investors to meet, discuss, and glean information for innovating in a web-fueled world.

August 20th - INSPIRE: The GROW Conference will provide inspiration for turning today's entrepreneurs into tomorrow's leaders. Speakers include founders of fast-growing companies, leading investors and influencers who will share lessons learned.

August 21st - CHALLENGE: This is an open day for attendees to expereince the best of outdoor adventure in Vancouver with local insiders. They'll take you kite-boarding, hiking, cycling, mountain biking, and kayaking.

Scheduled speakers for the Inspire Day include Chris Albinson of Panorama Capital, Jason Bailey of Adknowledge, Lane Becker of Get Satisfaction, Michael Buhr of Travelport, Wesley Chan of Google Ventures, Jeff Clavier of SoftTech VC, Tom Conrad of Pandora, Rob Hayes of First Round Capital, Tony Hsieh of Zappos, Stew Langille of Mint, Dan Martell of Flowtown, and the one and only Dave McClure.

That's quite the line-up for a Vancouver event.

Day one is invite-only, so if you're interested in attending be sure to apply now.

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Rob Lewis

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Rob is the President of Techvibes Media and Editor-in-Chief of Techvibes.com.  His diverse background includes stints in International Trade Finance, Web Development, and Enterprise Software and he is a graduate of the University of British Columbia, British Columbia Institute of Technology, and Simon Fraser University. When not running Canada's leading technology media property, Rob can be... more



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