C100

C100

C100 is a non-profit, member-driven organization dedicated to supporting Canadian technology entrepreneurship and investment.

C100 is comprised of a select group of Canadians based primarily in Silicon Valley, including executives of leading technology companies, experienced startup entrepreneurs and venture capital investors. C100 members are passionate about leveraging their collective experience, expertise and relationships to help mentor and grow a new generation of successful Canadian-led technology companies.

C100 Charter Members include startups CEOs, top executives of companies such as Apple, Cisco, EA, eBay, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Oracle, and venture investors representing more than $8 billion in capital.


Website:
http://www.thec100.org/

News on C100

C100 Unveils the 15 Startups Heading to US for 48hrs in the Valley This June
The C100 is hosting the next crop of top Canadian technology startups at 48hrs in the Valley. Held June 16 and 17, the event gives a select group of Canadian startups access to networking,... more
Win Tickets to AccelerateMTL from the C100
The C100's AccelerateMTL is an exclusive event that celebrates and showcases the Montreal startup community. Montreal’s emerging technology companies come together and connect with investors... more
Advice from Veterans on Tackling the Increasingly Tough ‘48 Hours in the Valley’ Application
If you are part of the tech startup community in Canada you’ve definitely heard about 48 Hours in the Valley, powered the C100 group. If you are not familiar, you should get acquainted. In... more
C100's 48 Hours in the Valley Reveals December Cohort of 17 Startups
48 Hours in the Valley, which twice per year brings a small number of Canada's most promising startups to the Silicon Valley for two days of mentorship and other value experiences, has announced... more
C100's 48 Hours in the Valley Now Open for Applications
Twice a year the C100 invites 20 of Canada's most promising startups to the Silicon Valley for two days of mentorship, workshops, investor meetings, strategic partner visits and networking. It's... more
Join the C100's First Ever 48 Hours in London
The C100's popular 48 Hours in the Valley is going overseas. The first ever 48hrs in London is coming up on September 25 and 26 this year. The event will bring together some of Canada's top... more
Six BC Startups Experience the Sweet Valley High
Techvibes is excited to announce that Editor-in-Chief Robert Lewis is now a regular contributor to BCBusiness. Check out the July issue of BCBusiness to read his first article. Six BC Startups... more
Calgary's Social Media Rockstars to Converge at Inaugural Content Saloon in July
Calgary-based social media veterans are coming together this July for Content Saloon. The inaugural Content Saloon takes place on July 9 from 3pm to 7pm at the Endeavor Arts Gallery in Calgary... more
An Epic Map of Hundreds of Canadian Startups Who Have Raised Money or Been Acquired
Canada is steadily establishing itself as a world-class startup ecosystem. Vancouver, Toronto, and Waterloo each rank among the world's 20 best startup hubs. The C100, a non-profit,... more
AccelerateOtt to Celebrate Past, Present, and Future of Ottawa's Startup Community
Ottawa knows that entrepreneurs and innovators are wealth creators and the keystone to the city's future economic prosperity. Which is why, on June 14, AccelerateOtt will bring together... more
Borderless Investments: The Top US Venture Capitalists Investing in Canadian Startups
This article is the 3rd in a series that highlights how to properly go about funding and growing your startup. In evaluating US VCs, it’s important to identify whether they hold any... more
19 Startups Will be Joining the C100 at 48 Hours in the Valley Next Month
After going through hundreds of applications for the next 48hrs in the Valley, the C100 has finally chosen Canada's top early stage startups to participate in their June event. 19 Canadian... more
If You're an Entrepreneur Complaining About Canadian Investors, You Need to Get a Job
If you’re an entrepreneur struggling to raise money from your local investor community, and you’re complaining about it or using it as an excuse, stop. Just stop. And strongly consider... more
Accelerate Alberta Returns for Third Year
When talking Canadian tech, the cities of Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, and Waterloo get trumpeted long before either of Alberta's two big cities come up. In 2011, a group called The A100 set out... more
C100's 48 Hours in the Valley Now Open for Applications
Twice a year the C100 invites 20 of Canada's most promising startups to the Silicon Valley for two days of mentorship, workshops, investor meetings, strategic partner visits and networking. It's... more
48 Adventure-filled Hours in the Valley
Little did I realize that my 48-hour adventure in Silicon Valley would begin with a run for the border. We were delighted and a bit intimidated to learn back in October that BigRoad had been... more
23 Startups Will be Joining the C100 at 48 Hours in the Valley Next Month
This year there were a record-breaking number of applications from startups hoping to be a part of 48 Hours in the Valley next month. 48 Hours brings Canadian startups into Silicon Valley for two... more
Canadian Entrepreneurs: Apply now to Spend 48 Hours in the Valley with the C100
The C100's 48 Hours in the Valley returns from November 12th to 14th and it is time to apply. The C100 flagship mentorship program is put on in conjunction with the Canadian Consulate of San... more
Calgary’s Hubblr Shares Their Experience at 48 Hours in the Valley
Targeted at businesses, Calgary-based startup Hubblr is the first global social media management platform, providing one centralized system to monitor all social media channels and interact with... more
From Spam Folder to San Francisco: One Canadian Startup's Adventure at 48 Hours in the Valley
One surprising afternoon, we received an email from Atlee Clark from the C100 asking for a high res version of our logo and some hotel information. Huh? Was this a mistake?... more
The C100 Celebrates 48 Hours in the Valley with New Site
Last week these 20 companies broke into Silicon Valley thanks to the C100 and their 48 Hours in the Valley program. Around the same time the C100 launched their new website and thanks to The... more
CommunityLend Raises $3 Million From Strategic Investor
CommunityLend has raised $3 million through a non-brokered private placement from a single investor. The investor is an existing strategic partner to the company, an experienced private company... more
Now That AccelerateAB is Over, How Does Alberta Keep the Startup Momentum?
AccelerateAB is in the books and the largest startup tech event to ever take place in Alberta has put the Energy Province on the map for something other than oil. 180 early-stage entrepreneurs and... more
Edmonton's Vibrant Startup Community to Gather at Tomorrow's AccelerateAB
A lot has changed in Edmonton since Nexopia was king. The Oilers drafted Eberle, Hall, and Nugent-Hopkins and are looking up and the startup community is more vibrant than ever. Thanks to the hard... more
These 20 Companies are About to Break into Silicon Valley
2011 BC Angel of the Year Boris Wertz says being Canadian might just be the best way to break into Silicon Valley and 19 Canadian startups are about to find out if he's right. The C100 announced... more
What Are You Doing on May 23?
Mark your calendar. Wednesday, May 23 is shaping up to be a big day for the Montreal tech startup scene. A trifecta of events are descending on the city with FounderFuel's Spring 2102 Demo... more
Being Canadian Might Just be the Best Way to Break into Silicon Valley
There is a PayPal mafia, a Facebook mafia. and a Twitter mafia. They're all powerful networks of entrepreneurs and investors based in Silicon Valley. Now, there is a “Canadian mafia”... more
C100 Announces Dates, Speakers and Call for Applications June's 48hrs in the Valley
The C100 will be hosting their next 48hrs in the Valley in June and it looks like it will be another fantastic event. 48hrs in the Valley is the C100 flagship mentorship program put on in... more
Registration Open for AccelerateAB 2012 in Edmonton
Registration is open for AccelerateAB, Alberta’s premiere tech startup event. At AccelerateAB, up to 400 entrepreneurs, investors, mentors, and students gather for a community event.... more
Calling Alberta’s Startup Entrepreneurs: Apply to AccelerateAB
AccelerateAB has launched their Call for Companies to apply to the A100/C100 Entrepreneur Roundtables in May. AccelerateAB is Alberta’s premiere tech startup event, where up to 400... more
The C100 Celebrates Second Birthday
The C100, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting Canadian technology entrepreneurship and investment, especially in Silicon Valley, has turned two. During the past two years, the C100... more
Who's going to the C100's 48 Hours in the Valley in December?
The C100's 48 Hours in the Valley returns next month and they have selected the Canadian startups that will be participating. The C100 flagship mentorship program is put on in conjunction with... more
C100 sets sights on cleantech industry with over $7 billion dollars of capital available
The C100, an organization representing accomplished Canadian entrepreneurs, investors, and executives in the Silicon Valley for cross-border collaboration officially launched their newest... more
500px shines at AccelerateTO
Earlier this week AccelerateTO took over Toronto and brought together over 650 Canadian technology entrepreneurs with Canadian and Silicon Valley-based investors for a day of connection and... more
You still have time to apply to spend 48 Hours in Silicon Valley
The C100's 48 Hours in the Valley returns in December and you still have time to apply. The C100's flagship mentorship program is put on in conjunction with the Canadian Consulate of San... more
C100's 48 Hours in the Valley returns in December
The C100's 48 Hours in the Valley returns in December and it is time to apply. The C100 flagship mentorship program is put on in conjunction with the Canadian Consulate of San Francisco and Palo... more
The C100 and the Network Effect
I heard Thornton May speak about ten years ago—he is a Futurist and Executive Director of the IT Leadership Academy— who explained that while sales and marketing is vital, and the... more
AccelerateAB in Calgary significant milestone in tech community growth
As many of you know, I am a generally optimistic fellow. Even still, I was pleasantly surprised at the success and exposure of AccelerateAB in Calgary yesterday. Organizer's capped the attendance... more
Follow #AccelerateAB today
AccelerateAB is happening all day today Wednesday, July 13th in Calgary; and if you haven't already signed up, unfortunately registration is closed. If you weren't lucky enough to score a ticket... more
Calgary’s Simmering High-Tech Community Set to Explode - Part Two
Hi Techvibes Readers, I started writing for Techvibes about the Calgary, Canadian and Global tech scene a couple of years ago. Here's the post I did regarding Calgary's Simmering High-Tech... more
48 years of enlightenment: Reflecting back on 48 Hours in the Valley
Canada is an incredible country. As entrepreneurs, we are extremely fortunate to have many sources of support when it comes to growing a business. I can’t think of a better support network... more
Now official: Telus to slash roaming rates by 60% in two weeks and left-jabs Rogers in the process
In a rare move of only semi-provoked kindness to consumers, telco titan Telus has announced that it will officially slash its international wireless data roaming rates by 60 percent effective June... more
AccelerateAB announces keynote speaker Howard Lindzon
AccelerateAB is just over a month away and today they announced its keynote speaker.  The conference promises to offer Alberta tech entrepreneurs relevant and practical advice on how to take... more
Ten Toronto startups will participate in the C100 “48 hrs in the valley” program
From June 8th to 9th, a group of Canadian startups will be heading down to San Francisco to participate in the C100 “48 hrs in the valley” program. While they are in the... more
Last day to apply for the next C100 48 Hours in the Valley
Applications for the next C100 48 Hrs in the Valley must be in by Friday, May 13th. That's tomorrow! 48 Hours in the Valley is a program run by C100 with DFAIT, bringing Canadian entrepreneurs to... more
C100 hosts 48 Hours in the Valley in June - Apply now!
The C100 is gearing up for their third 48hrs in the Valley on June 8th and 9th and the focus this time around will be on Social Media, Metrics, Advertising and Monetization. The C100 is giving... more
Nonprofit program '4 Days in the Valley' aims to help entrepreneurially minded students
Prairies entrepreneur David Quail is launching a nonprofit pilot program this may called 4 Days in the Valley, which mimics its inspiration—the C100's 48 Hours in the Valley—but targets... more
Silicon Valley: A big bright heat lamp for startup incubation
This is the fifth article in a continuing series that examines the state of the ecosystem necessary to successfully bring technology to market. Based on dozens of interviews with entrepreneurs,... more
C100 visits Quebec for Accelerate MTL
The C100,  Real Ventures, iNovia Capital and BDC Venture Capital have collaborated to bring the Montreal tech entrepreneur community a major event about the "What" and... more
MoboVivo and ShinyArt launch video art rental service
After announcing their partnership in December, ShinyArt and MoboVivo have launched their online video art rental service using MoboVivo’s myScreens platform. Content provided by ShinyArt, a... more
Digital Puck hosts hockey and success in Silicon Valley
Earlier this month the C100 in partnership with Digital Puck hosted the 2nd annual Canada Tech CEO Forum at the Google headquarters in Mountain View, California. The event was a top notch... more
C100's Chris Albinson on the Mecca of Tech
In October Techvibes was fortunate to be invited to the C100's 48 Hours in the Valley event and while we were there we had a chance to interview a handful of C100 members. This week... more
C100 releases the C100 Profiles - up first Yen Lee of UpTake
In October Techvibes was fortunate to be invited to the C100's 48 Hours in the Valley event and while we were there we had a chance to interview a handful of C100 members.  Today... more
Canadian companies partner up in Silicon Valley
Michael J. Fox, Dan Aykroyd, Mike Myers, and the late, great, Leslie Nielson are all examples of Canadians who have left the Great White North to find their fortunes under the California sun. And... more
Toronto Tech Events of the Week - November 8th to 14th
Privacy and Technology Update With Canada's Privacy Leaders Monday, November 8th - 8:00am to 11:30am Fairmont Royal York Hotel C100 presents AccelerateTO - Cocktail Reception and Panel... more
5 Things I learned in 48 Hours
Cardinal was fortunate enough to be picked as a participant for the C100’s recent 48 Hours in the Valley event in Palo Alto.  It was a fantastic whirlwind of an event, and one that I... more
C100 Hosts AccelerateTO - a Day of Entrepreneurship
On Tuesday, November 9th the C100 is hosting AccelerateTO - a day of connection and celebration bringing together Toronto's top technology entrepreneurs, influencers and investors. The goal of... more
C100 announces participants for 48 Hours in the Valley - Fall Edition
On October 27th and 28th, the C100, in partnership with the Consulate General of Canada, will host 20 promising Canadian technology companies for an intense 48 hours in Silicon Valley. This C100... more
48 Hours in the Silicon Valley with the C100 - Fall Edition
If you're a Canadian startup interested in learning more about Silicon Valley, you've got to check out the C100's upcoming 48hrs In the Valley event. On Oct 27-28th, the C100 will host a handful... more
Techvibes TV: Leonard Brody, CEO of Clarity Digital, at the 2010 GROW Conference
The GROW 2010 technology conference took place in August at the Vancouver Convention Center, and Techvibes was on location with an on-site studio conducting video interviews with a... more
Alberta's A100 Crawls Out Of The Primordial Ooze
On Thursday night, I was happy to be included in a gathering of the most influential movers and shakers in high-tech in Alberta. Called the A100 after it's namesake, the C100 (a group of Canadian... more
Immunet launches fast, free layer of real-time antivirus protection
Palo Alto's Immunet announced today the release of Immunet Protect Free 2.0, the latest version of its free, real-time antivirus software for Windows users. Immunet Protect... more
From Silicon Valley: Waterloo's PerspecSys reflects on their 48 Hours
As part of Techvibes' intensive pre-event coverage of 48 Hours in the Valley, we profiled several of the Canadian start-ups attending the event. With the event over, these start-ups... more
From Silicon Valley: Victoria's Checkfront reflects on their 48 Hours
As part of Techvibes' intensive pre-event coverage of 48 Hours in the Valley, we profiled several of the Canadian start-ups attending the event. With the event over, these start-ups... more
From Silicon Valley: Toronto's Verold reflects on their 48 Hours
As part of Techvibes' intensive pre-event coverage of 48 Hours in the Valley, we profiled several of the Canadian start-ups attending the event. With the event over, these start-ups... more
Should Canadian start-ups consider moving to Silicon Valley?
Three weeks ago, Katherine Barr, partner with MDV-Mohr Davidow Ventures was in a Silicon Valley coffee shop. There she overheard a couple of entrepreneurs discussing their start-up and became... more
From Silicon Valley: Calgary's Mobizou reflects on their 48 Hours
As part of Techvibes' intensive pre-event coverage of 48 Hours in the Valley, we profiled several of the Canadian start-ups attending the event. With the event over, these start-ups... more
From Silicon Valley: Victoria's Locarna Systems reflects on their 48 Hours
As part of Techvibes' intensive pre-event coverage of 48 Hours in the Valley, we profiled several of the Canadian start-ups attending the event. With the event over, these start-ups reflect on... more
Toronto's Verold to spend 48 hours in the Valley with C100
From May 18th to 20th, C100 is hosting a spring mentoring event called 48 hours in the Valley. 20 hand-picked Canadian start-ups will receive invaluable mentoring and networking... more
Calgary's Mobizou to spend 48 hours in the Valley with C100
From May 18th to 20th, C100 is hosting a spring mentoring event called 48 hours in the Valley. 20 hand-picked Canadian start-ups will receive invaluable mentoring and networking... more
Launch Party Vancouver returns with a vengeance and TechCrunch's Michael Arrington
After a long hiatus, Launch Party Vancouver is back just in time to kick off the summer season. This time around they've got a bigger venue, a great line up of startups and some special guests... more
Toronto's Locationary to spend 48 hours in the Valley with C100
From May 18th to 20th, C100 is hosting a spring mentoring event called 48 hours in the Valley. 20 hand-picked Canadian start-ups will receive invaluable mentoring and networking... more
Victoria's Locarna Systems to spend 48 hours in the Valley with C100
From May 18th to 20th, C100 is hosting a spring mentoring event called 48 hours in the Valley. 20 hand-picked Canadian start-ups will receive invaluable mentoring and networking... more
Victoria's Checkfront to spend 48 hours in the Valley with C100
From May 18th to 20th, C100 is hosting a spring mentoring event called 48 hours in the Valley. 20 hand-picked Canadian start-ups will receive invaluable mentoring and networking opportunities.... more
C100 announced Startups for 48 Hours in the Valley
From May 18th to 20th, the C100, in partnership with the Consulate General of Canada, will host 20 promising Canadian technology companies for an intense 48 hours in Silicon Valley. This C100... more
Take your Startup to the Valley for 48 Hours
If you're a Canadian startup interested in learning more about Silicon Valley, check out the C100's upcoming 48hrs In the Valley event and be sure to apply to participate before April 29th. On May... more
Panorama Capital's Albinson to speak in Vancouver
On Thursday May 6th the IveyBC Speaker Series return with a breakfast event titled Silicon Valley VC Investment in Canadian Technology Companies: Past, Present and Future. Panorama Capital Chris... more
Canadian Startups - apply to spend 48 action-packed hours in Silicon Valley
If you're a Canadian startup interested in learning more about Silicon Valley, you've got to check out the C100's upcoming 48hrs In the Valley event. On May 18-20th, the C100 will host 20... more
48 Hours in the Silicon Valley with the C100
If you're a Canadian startup interested in learning more about Silicon Valley, you've got to check out the C100's upcoming 48hrs In the Valley event. On May 18-20th, the C100 will host 20... more
CVCA Annual Conference to include C100 panel
Other than Conference headliner Rick Mercer at this year's CVCA Annual Conference in Ottawa on May 26-28th, the most interesting sesson should be end-of-day panel titled C100: Leveraging the... more
C100 launches and unites Canadian in Silicon Valley
Today is the official launch date of C100 in Silicon Valley and they're hosting a reception and dinner in San Francisco to celebrate. C100 is a non-profit, member-driven organization dedicated to... more
C100 unites Canadian Expats in Silicon Valley
Last month a group of Canadian Expats living in Silicon Valley held a kickoff event for C100 - a non-profit member organization comprised of accomplished Canadian technology leaders in the Valley... more

Address:
San Francisco Intl
San Francisco, California, United States