New Ventures BC

News about the New Ventures BC competition and seminar series


Be a Top 15 Startup at metabridge 2015


The application process for metabridge 2015 is officially open. There are 15 openings for Top Startups across Canada to gain access to top corporate executives, venture capitalists, and mega entrepreneurs from Silicon Valley and beyond. This is a competitive process and we are looking for the best and brightest.
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Applications for e@UBC’s Accelerator Program Now Open

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Entrepreneurship@UBC is running two Accelerator programs this Spring, one starting on April 13th and one in late May.
Accelerator programs run for 5 consecutive sessions. The April cohort dates are Monday April 13th, 20th, 27th, May 4th, and 11th, from 8:00am – 12:00pm. Read more

So You wanna be a Billionaire Startup Founder, What to do?

David Raffa, a past advisor and juror for New Ventures BC, will be releasing a series of corporate finance posts on launching, growing and ultimately selling a technology company.

Topics will include:

-Cap structures
-Equity plans
-Corporate partnering
-Board matters
-Achieving a successful exit
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VEF Presents: The Evolution of Cleantech; Brown to Green


VEF events bring the local technology community together to stimulate ideas, conversations and connections

Join VEF as they look at the evolution of Cleantech; Brown to Green. They’ll discuss how the resource sectors can provide big opportunities for Research & Development and collaboration for Clean Technology innovation.
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