March 20, 2019


6 PM


Blind Duck Pub


is designed to showcase innovation and entrepreneurship at UofT Mississauga, our city and our region. Focusing on early and developing stage ventures, ICUBE brings together innovators from a variety of sectors.  Join us to learn from amazing speakers sharing their experiences, network with great companies and sponsors, and be at the hub of where ideas grow at UTM!

Meet PITCH19's Top 10 Teams


Click a company logo to view brief profile and links for more information.
All ten teams will present their elevator pitch with three pitching for five minutes for cash and prizes.


1st Prize

$4,000 cash
$3,000 - Intellectual Property Services from Bereskin & Parr
$2,000 - Accounting Services from SRJ
5 hours legal advise from LaBarge Weinstein LLP

2nd Prize

$2,500 cash
$1,000 - Accounting Services from SRJ
Access to LaBarge Weinstein LLP Startup Program

3rd Prize

$1,500 cash
Access to LaBarge Weinstein LLP Startup Program

Cash prizes generously provided by ICUBE UTM, University of Toronto Mississauga, Ontario Centre of Excellence and SRJ Accountants.

Carl Rodrigues is President, CEO and founder of SOTI Inc., the world's most trusted provider of mobile and IoT management solutions. With skillful leadership, vision, tenacious drive and the belief that mobility enables endless possibilities, Mr. Rodrigues has led SOTI to transform the market through innovation that unleashes the potential of the connected enterprise.  

At PITCH19, Mr. Rodrigues will be sharing his inspiring entrepreneurial journey of how he grew from an undergraduate at the University of Toronto Mississauga, to turning a project he began in his garage into a billion dollar company.