Events

Nov 7 2017 @ 12:00 am – Jan 26 2018 @ 5:00 pm
IT'S A START Pitch Competition 2018 @ Corus Quay | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
12:00 am
Win $5K + Space for your Startup! One of Toronto’s leading pitch competitions is back! The Digital Media and Gaming Incubator at George Brown College is proud to present the 2018 IT’S A START Pitch Competition. Next April, ten startups will be ...
12:00 am
The RIC Centre Incubator Peer2Peer meetings are exclusive networking events for the Founders and CEO’s of the current cohort of startup companies in the RIC Centre Incubator. RIC Centre recruits companies that have a viable tech business on the verge ...
hackABILITY Finale – Finalist Pitches + Networking @ Blind Duck Pub, University of Toronto Mississauga
Dec 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
hackABILITY Finale - Finalist Pitches + Networking @ Blind Duck Pub, University of Toronto Mississauga | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada
6:00 pm
 On December 7, 2017, hackABILITY will raise awareness about emerging technology opportunities in the area of     assistive technology, as  well as support collaboration between educational institutions and established businesses.   hackABILITY is facilitating the rapid prototyping of devices that may ...
12:00 am
The 360 Virtual Advisory Board is a pitch panel composed of RIC Centre Volunteer Advisors, high-tech industry professionals, and special guests who view startup client demos and provide feedback and network connections for the entrepreneurs. The purpose of this meeting ...
12:00 am
The RIC Centre Investment Review Panel is composed of a group of finance and investor experts that meet to provide a targeted review of client startup companies prior to external presentations to potential investors. This panel provides exposure for high ...
PITCH 2018 @ University of Toronto Mississauga (Blind Duck Pub )
Jan 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
PITCH 2018 @ University of Toronto Mississauga (Blind Duck Pub ) | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada
5:30 pm
Attention entrepreneurs and business owners! As a business incubator striving to help transform ideas into business realities, on January 18, 2018, the Final Pitch Competition will feature ICUBE teams, where you will have a chance meet University of Toronto Mississauga’s ...
Rock My Business Plan Series @ University of Toronto Mississauga (Innovation Complex)
Feb 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Rock My Business Plan Series @ University of Toronto Mississauga (Innovation Complex) | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada
5:00 pm
Futurpreneur Canada proudly presents Rock My Business Plan, a Foundation for an Entrepreneurial Canada program supported by RBC Future Launch. This new three-week workshop series will help you create a killer business plan in record time, for free! If you’re ...
Rock My Business Plan Series @ University of Toronto Mississauga (Innovation Complex)
Feb 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Rock My Business Plan Series @ University of Toronto Mississauga (Innovation Complex) | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada
5:00 pm
Futurpreneur Canada proudly presents Rock My Business Plan, a Foundation for an Entrepreneurial Canada program supported by RBC Future Launch. This new three-week workshop series will help you create a killer business plan in record time, for free! If you’re ...
Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Rock My Business Plan Series @ UofT Mississauga | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada
5:00 pm
Futurpreneur Canada proudly presents Rock My Business Plan, a Foundation for an Entrepreneurial Canada program supported by RBC Future Launch. This new three-week workshop series will help you create a killer business plan in record time, for free! If you’re ...
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Women in Tech 2018 @ ONRamp | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
5:30 pm
ICUBE’s very own Women in Tech panel is an opportunity for industry professionals and entrepreneurs to meet the future generation of women shattering the glass ceiling in tech within a collaborative and innovative environment. On February 27, 2018, join us for dinner, ...
Invention Convention GTA West @ Innovation Complex Rotunda
Mar 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:45 pm
Invention Convention GTA West @ Innovation Complex Rotunda | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada
11:00 am
Please join us in the Innovation Complex Rotunda on Tuesday, March 27th, 2018, as we welcome young GTA inventors (Grades 7 + 8) to showcase their ideas and help foster entrepreneurship. All are welcome – come meet the next wave ...
Brampton Tech Talks: Fintech @ Chinguacousy Library
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Brampton Tech Talks: Fintech @ Chinguacousy Library | Brampton | Ontario | Canada
7:00 pm
The term financial technology can apply to any innovation in how people transact business, from the invention of digital money to robo-advice. Since the internet revolution and the mobile internet revolution financial technology has grown explosively, and fintech, which originally ...
Ladies Learning Code @ Spacebar Coworking
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
If you are looking to get your feet wet when it comes to programming, then this is the workshop for you. HTML and CSS are the backbone of all websites, and knowledge of them is a necessity if you are ...
DIGIFEST 2018 @ Corus Quay
Apr 26 – Apr 28 all-day
DIGIFEST 2018 @ Corus Quay | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
12:00 am
Since 2011, Digifest has been bringing together a dynamic audience of creative professionals from across the country. Attendees are leading voices from the creative industries including graphic designers, web and interactive designers, art directors, studio managers as well as faculty ...
May 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
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May 15 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Global Forum 2018 @ Humber Lakeshore Campus
May 23 – May 24 all-day
Global Forum 2018 @ Humber Lakeshore Campus | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
12:00 am
Experiential Learning and Work Integrated Learning are big priorities for the Ministry of Education in Ontario. Learn what ICUBE at UTM and the CONRAD Centre at the University of Waterloo have been doing to tie Experiential Learning with Entrepreneurial Activities ...
Global Forum on Entrepreneurship and Innovation @ Humber College Lakeshore Campus
May 23 – May 24 all-day
12:00 am
 
May 30 @ 7:00 pm – May 31 @ 10:00 pm
First Look Angel Investor Meeting
7:00 pm
The fourth annual First Look Angel Investor Meeting, hosted by the City of Mississauga, RIC Centre, and Angel One Investor Network will act as a catalyst for high potential technology startups and angel investors.
May 31 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Startup Experience League Orientation @ ICUBE UTM | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada
11:00 am
ICUBE’s Startup Experience League Program is designed to support a diverse range of undergraduate students and seed and early stage startup companies. It is comprised of four levels, all with their own co-curricular record (CCR) component. The first three levels ...
Jun 6 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
RIC Centre Startup Boot Camp
8:30 am
If you are in your early stages of creating your own business, RIC Centre’s Startup Bootcamp is designed for you. Our bootcamp connects current entrepreneurs with professional service providers to disclose the legal, financial and funding rudiments that will help ...
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
HackerNest Mississauga June Tech Social @ SOTI Inc. | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada
7:00 pm
HackerNest Tech Socials (http://hackernest.com/cities/) are a fun, relaxed way to connect with your local tech community. Atmosphere: chill, friendly, unpretentious, agenda-free (no sales pitch), and brimming with Ultra Smart People. The typical Tech Social agenda: Folks arrive, grab drinks, socialize ...
QUTE (Queer U of T Employees) Summer Social and Networking Lunch @ The Exchange Cafe, Rotman School of Management, 95 St. George Street
Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
QUTE (Queer U of T Employees) Summer Social and Networking Lunch @ The Exchange Cafe, Rotman School of Management, 95 St. George Street | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
12:00 pm
Attention LGBTQ+ staff and faculty! You are invited to join us for the QUTE (Queer U of T Employees) Summer Social and Networking Lunch Thursday June 14 Drop by between 12 and 2pm The Exchange Café in the Rotman School ...
Jun 23 – Jun 24 all-day
AngelHack Toronto Hackathon 2018 @ ONRamp | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
12:00 am
Every year, AngelHack adventures across the globe for our yearly Global Hackathon Series. Over the course of Summer 2018, we’ll hit six continents, bridging the gap between Silicon Valley innovation and entrepreneurs all over the world. This year’s theme? Seamless ...
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Ladies Learning Code: JavaScript for Beginners @ Spacebar Coworking | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada
10:00 am
The Ladies Learning Code Introduction to JavaScript workshop is designed to be a hands-on experience. Attend this full day workshop and you will: learn basic programming techniques and concepts that are translatable to other programming languages review the basic building ...
Autodesk Technology Center Launch @ Suite 100 (Ground floor)
Jun 28 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Autodesk Technology Center Launch @ Suite 100 (Ground floor) | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
12:00 pm
Autodesk technology center is now complete and fully operational! Lets celebrate this milestone together next Thursday: Learn about the Residency Program Tour the Technology Center Meet and network with the Autodesk team and their community of innnovators and entrepreneurs.
Mapping the future of the Internet of Me @ CCIT Building, University of Toronto Mississauga
Jul 12 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
Mapping the future of the Internet of Me @ CCIT Building, University of Toronto Mississauga | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada
8:30 am
Mapping the Future for Internet of Me Let’s reposition our thinking of the Internet of Things. It’s not just an array of connected devices but IoT for Me or IoMe can play a big role in personal enablement and industrial ...
Jul 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Startup Experience League Orientation 2 @ ICUBE - Maker Space
11:00 am
ICUBE’s Startup Experience League Program is designed to support a diverse range of undergraduate students and seed and early stage startup companies. It is comprised of four levels, all with their own co-curricular record (CCR) component. The first three levels ...
Launch Lunch – Startup Experience League @ ICUBE - Innovation Complex - University of Toronto Mississauga
Jul 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Launch Lunch - Startup Experience League @ ICUBE - Innovation Complex - University of Toronto Mississauga | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada
12:00 pm
ICUBE is hosting a lunch for the launch of it’s Startup Experience League (SXL) Accelerator Program on the 24th of July! The SXL Program is designed to help ventures at the ideation and scaleup stages by providing resources and training to ...
Nov
7
Tue
IT’S A START Pitch Competition 2018
Nov 7 2017 @ 12:00 am – Jan 26 2018 @ 5:00 pm

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One of Toronto’s leading pitch competitions is back! The Digital Media and Gaming Incubator at George Brown College is proud to present the 2018 IT’S A START Pitch Competition.

Next April, ten startups will be selected to pitch their ideas in front of a live audience and judges at Digifest 2018.  All startups have the opportunity to pitch their business idea, convince the judges of its value, and impress the crowd in 5 minutes for the chance to win cash, space along with an opportunity to attend Beijing’s Overseas Talent Entrepreneurship Conference.

If you have an idea for a smart sustainable future product or service, please submit an application. We invite everyone from creative professionals, budding entrepreneurs, new startups, students or recent graduates to submit. Whether your business is a Mobile App, Game, VR/AR Media, Digital Design, AI, or Robotics, we would love to hear your ground breaking ideas.

The deadline for applications is Friday, January 26, 2018 at 5 PM.

 

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Dec
7
Thu
hackABILITY Finale – Finalist Pitches + Networking
Dec 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

https-%2F%2Fcdn.evbuc.com%2Fimages%2F37561706%2F55220833825%2F1%2Foriginal On December 7, 2017, hackABILITY will raise awareness about emerging technology opportunities in the area of     assistive technology, as  well as support collaboration between educational institutions and established businesses.   hackABILITY is facilitating the rapid prototyping of devices that may be considered for further development and     commercialization.

hackABILITY is bringing together teams to create solutions for defined assistive/adaptive needs in the community.     hackABILITY teams consist of at least 4 people including a person with a disability or a caregiver, plus members   with experience in design, coding, and engineering. Solutions will be assessed based on innovation, scalability and   affordability criteria.

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Jan
18
Thu
PITCH 2018
Jan 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

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Feb
8
Thu
Rock My Business Plan Series
Feb 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

https-%2F%2Fcdn.evbuc.com%2Fimages%2F34680844%2F188018190484%2F1%2ForiginalFuturpreneur Canada proudly presents Rock My Business Plan, a Foundation for an Entrepreneurial Canada program supported by RBC Future Launch. This new three-week workshop series will help you create a killer business plan in record time, for free! If you’re serious about getting your start-up business off the ground or taking it to the next level, you need to be here.

If you’re serious about getting your start-up business off the ground or taking it to the next level, you need to be here.

This three-week workshop series is for you if you:

  • Are 18 -39 years old
  • Have a strong business idea to flesh out OR recently launched
  • Are looking for a strategy and roadmap on next steps for your business
  • Want an opportunity for business coaching as you launch
  • Are looking for some financing to get started and two years of mentorship after you launch

Events will take place at UofT Mississauga, Innovation Complex Building – Room # L1215

Session Schedule 

February 8, 2018 – 5pm-8pm
February 15, 2018 – 5pm-8pm
February 22, 2018 – 5pm-9pm

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Feb
15
Thu
Rock My Business Plan Series
Feb 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

https-%2F%2Fcdn.evbuc.com%2Fimages%2F34680844%2F188018190484%2F1%2ForiginalFuturpreneur Canada proudly presents Rock My Business Plan, a Foundation for an Entrepreneurial Canada program supported by RBC Future Launch. This new three-week workshop series will help you create a killer business plan in record time, for free! If you’re serious about getting your start-up business off the ground or taking it to the next level, you need to be here.

If you’re serious about getting your start-up business off the ground or taking it to the next level, you need to be here.

This three-week workshop series is for you if you:

  • Are 18 -39 years old
  • Have a strong business idea to flesh out OR recently launched
  • Are looking for a strategy and roadmap on next steps for your business
  • Want an opportunity for business coaching as you launch
  • Are looking for some financing to get started and two years of mentorship after you launch

Events will take place at UofT Mississauga, Innovation Complex Building – Room # L1215

Session Schedule 

February 8, 2018 – 5pm-8pm
February 15, 2018 – 5pm-8pm
February 22, 2018 – 5pm-9pm

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Feb
22
Thu
Rock My Business Plan Series
Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

https-%2F%2Fcdn.evbuc.com%2Fimages%2F34680844%2F188018190484%2F1%2ForiginalFuturpreneur Canada proudly presents Rock My Business Plan, a Foundation for an Entrepreneurial Canada program supported by RBC Future Launch. This new three-week workshop series will help you create a killer business plan in record time, for free! If you’re serious about getting your start-up business off the ground or taking it to the next level, you need to be here.

If you’re serious about getting your start-up business off the ground or taking it to the next level, you need to be here.

This three-week workshop series is for you if you:

  • Are 18 -39 years old
  • Have a strong business idea to flesh out OR recently launched
  • Are looking for a strategy and roadmap on next steps for your business
  • Want an opportunity for business coaching as you launch
  • Are looking for some financing to get started and two years of mentorship after you launch

Session Schedule 

February 8, 2018 – 5pm-8pm
February 15, 2018 – 5pm-8pm
February 22, 2018 – 5pm-9pm

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Feb
27
Tue
Women in Tech 2018
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

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Apr
19
Thu
Brampton Tech Talks: Fintech
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Brampton Tech Talks: Fintech @ Chinguacousy Library | Brampton | Ontario | Canada

The term financial technology can apply to any innovation in how people transact business, from the invention of digital money to robo-advice. Since the internet revolution and the mobile internet revolution financial technology has grown explosively, and fintech, which originally referred to computer technology applied to the back office of banks or trading firms, now describes a broad variety of technological interventions into personal and commercial finance.

Speaker bio: Andrew Kirkland, President of Justwealth Financial, is an experienced investment professional who has an unwavering passion for investing, financial planning, and making things right for his clients. Over the last decade, Andrew assumed roles of increasing responsibility at one of Canada’s largest independent asset managers in the areas of client servicing, operations and business development. Andrew obtained his education from the University of Guelph-Humber where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration. Andrew holds the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Chartered Investment Manager designations (CIM).

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Apr
26
Thu
DIGIFEST 2018
Apr 26 – Apr 28 all-day

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Since 2011, Digifest has been bringing together a dynamic audience of creative professionals from across the country. Attendees are leading voices from the creative industries including graphic designers, web and interactive designers, art directors, studio managers as well as faculty and students from advertising, technology, business, retail, education, and government. It is organized annually by the Digital Media and Gaming Incubator at George Brown College.

Each year, Digifest introduces a new and exciting theme that correlates with changes and development in the current technological environment. This year’s theme, Hello Tomorrow: Our Creative Cities is about improving our quality of life and making creative cities of the future better through design, innovation, and technology.

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May
8
Tue
ICUBE Side Session: GLDP – Ideation
May 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm