2017 Fundica Roadshow: Montreal – Hosted by Notman House

The Fundica Roadshow is Back in Montreal!

Join Fundica at their first Montreal stop at Notman House on March 16th. You can purchase tickets here (space is limited and tickets sell fast)

Don’t miss out on all-day live pitches & kick-ass fireside chats from VCs and guest speakers.

More reasons to attend?

– Learn about important funding trends and opportunities
– Discover available resources to start and grow your business
– Connect with entrepreneurs, funding experts and advisors

Agenda (Main Room)

8:30 – 9:00 : Registration & Networking
9:00 – 9:15 : Event Kick Off
9:15 – 9:55 : Intuit Fireside Chat: “The Montreal Advantage” – Liette Lamonde (Fondation Montreal Inc.), Sergio Escobar (Founder Institute), Emma Williams (Notman), David Thomas (Intuit Quickbooks)
10:00 – 10:20 : “Pitching to a VC” – David Nault (iNovia Capital)
10:20 – 10:30 : Networking Break
10:30 – 12:00 : Live Pitches: reDock, earAccess, TasteBay Inc, Utask, Vizeeon Displays Inc., Wayver Media Inc. & Prëmo
12:00 – 1:00 : Networking Lunch Presented by Lighthouse Labs
1:00 – 2:30 : Live Pitches: SalientIQ Solutions Inc., Host Kick, Sharebee, Paparide Network, Tribal Buzz, Lawland Technologies Inc., Seedlify & Wildcard Winner
2:30 – 2:50 : “Tech Opportunities to Seize” – Mark Wolff (Canarie)
2:50 – 3:00 : Break
3:00 – 3:20 : “Intelligence artificielle : état des lieux et opportunités” – Sébastien Provencher (Element AI)
3:20 – 3:40 : “What you don’t know about Grants and Tax Credits” – Mike Lee (Fundica/R&D Partners)
3:40 – 4:00 : “Legal Tips for Startups” – Sunny Handa (Blakes)
4:00 – 4:30 : Panel : “Le futur de la réalité augmentée et de la réalité virtuelle” – Patrice Roulet (ImmerVision), Yan Côté (Vrvana), Pat Romanelli (Small Biz Advising Officer)
4:30 – 5:00 : Winner Announcement
5:00 – 7:00 : Networking Cocktail

Agenda (Cisco Room)

9:15 – 9:55 : “Finding Funding for your Business” – Mike Lee (Fundica/R&D Partners)
10:00 – 10:20 : “Building your Business in the Cloud” – Mark Wolff (CANARIE)
10:20 – 10:30 : Break
10:30 – 12:00 : Wildcard Pitchoff

Confirmed Funders:

  • Tandem Launch
  • Xaphan Group
  • Anges Quebec
  • Mitacs
  • Redpath Holdings
  • Fondation Montréal Inc
  • iNovia Capital
  • Rho Ventures
  • Real Ventures
  • Ferst Capital Partners
  • 500 Startups Canada
  • FSVP
  • 500 Startups
  • Brightspark
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Renjie Butalid

Renjie Butalid is the Associate Director of the McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship where he oversees the Dobson Centre’s entrepreneurship and mentorship programs including: the McGill Lean Startup Program, the McGill Dobson Cup, the McGill X-1 Accelerator program, and The Dobson Chronicles.