June 2017 Newsletter


Kick back, relax and mark your calendar

Summer is almost here and our calendar is full of startup events!

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-21.png#asset:3882Alberta Tech Summit Series - The Valley Comes to Alberta

Hosted by Alberta Enterprise and Startup Calgary

Join us on July 18 for a lively discussion with 3 Silicon Valley VC’s covering topics such as raising capital, The Silicon Valley “BAR” and metrics needed, and how to build an influential network in the Valley.

This event will feature:
Karan Mehandru, Trinity Ventures
Mona Sabet, Tribal Ventures
Michele Perras, Pivotal

Stay tuned for more information.


Made in Alberta

Tuesday, June 27 | 2:00pm - 6:00pm | 150 9 Ave SW (26th floor) | $35 - $55

Alberta has introduced a 30% Investor Tax Credit for investments into companies that are working to diversify Alberta's economy. Join SeedUps Canada for this fun networking event and learn more about the companies shaping Calgary's future.

Showcase your company or learn about Calgary's up-and-coming startups. 

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Rainforest Alberta "Lunch Without Lunch"

Every Wednesday  |  11:45am-1:00pm  | Assembly Coworking Space  |  FREE

Rainforest Alberta is an informal organization of people working together to improve Alberta’s innovation ecosystem.
The goal of the Rainforest is to grow the same invisible infrastructure that underlies successful tech communities like Silicon Valley, right here in Alberta.

Please check the schedule for changes before attending a meeting.

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Re-engage: Startup Saturday 

Saturday, June 10 |  8:00am - 1:30pm  |  Bow Valley College  |  FREE 

Join fellow aspiring entrepreneurs at our Re-engage workshop to learn the 10 critical steps needed to turn your idea into a business. 

Led by Craig Elias, the winner of a Global Billion Dollar Idea Competition and former CEO of a company twice chosen by Dow Jones as one of the 50 most promising startups in North America, this interactive Re-engage session will give you the essential tools and know-how to launch your startup.

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Innovation Rodeo

July 10 - 14  |  11:30am - 5:00pm  |  St. Louis Hotel  |  $60 - $225

The Innovation Rodeo is four afternoons of Education, Collaboration, Competition, Motivation, Networking & Entrepreneurship pitch competitions capped off on Friday afternoon - where the best ideas created are showcased and the winners of eight regional pitch-offs compete for the Grand Prize.

Attend one day, or all four. Student pricing available. 

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