Embracing Venture Capital to Build Great Companies

Embracing Venture Capital to Build Great Companies


Agenda & Learning Objectives

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
12.30 PM - 01:45 PM Fireside Chat
01:45 PM - 02:00 PM Q & A
Lunch will be provided.

Learning Objectives

Topics Include:

  • Understand key trends, sectors and themes that VC and Tech investors are targeting
  • Hear about investment success stories and lessons learned from experienced Company builders and VC / Tech investors
  • Learn about different investment models for accessing VC / Tech investment in Canada
  • Find out about the skill sets it takes for people to succeed in the VC / Tech ecosystem
  • Appreciate the challenges entrepreneurs face in accessing investment capital

Learning Outcomes:

  • Gain a better appreciation for the burgeoning Canadian VC and Tech investment market
  • Hear from experienced investment practitioners and entrepreneurs on the key issues they deal with
  • Get an overview of the different players in the Canadian VC and Tech marketplace
  • Understand some ways to access these types of investment opportunities
  • Spot earlier some of the emerging VC trends which will become mainstream over time