The Startup Canada Tour makes its way to BC this month and its local partners are collaborating to deliver Aha! Defining Moments of 20 Tech Entrepreneurs on September 19th at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
The unique FREE event will feature 20 lightning pitches, a keynote address from hometown boy Rahim Fazal (founder of San Francisco's Involver which was recently acquired by Oracle), and concludes with a Startup Drinks nightcap.
Registration went live last week and they are already close to their 400 person capacity, so register for free now.
Event organizers are looking for 20 tech startups to pitch at the event and share their Aha! Moments with the crowd. Prizes include for the best of the bunch include:
- One-on-one Mentor Lunch with Version One Ventures' Boris Wertz
- One-on-one Mentor Lunch with HootSuite's Ryan Holmes
- Deluxe software/hardware package from Microsoft
- Golf accessory package compliments of Gowlings
More information on how to submit a pitch are available online and the deadline in Friday, September 7th.