InnovateTO150


Are you a student-led start-up or have an innovative idea?

...then the InnovateTO150 Showcase is for you!

 

In honour of Canada’s 150th Birthday, the City of Toronto is collaborating with OCAD University, Ryerson University, University of Toronto,York University, and Universities Canada to showcase the best of Toronto’s next generation of change-makers, innovators and entrepreneurs.

A 1 day showcase, 2 pitch competitions, Friday November the 3rd @ DX.

Free admission, no exhibition fees.

$50,000 in Awards!

Open to students & alumni of all ages, from all academic institutions.

OCAD U contact: James Lin, jlin@ocadu.ca

 
DateFriday, November 3, 2017 - 2:00pm to 9:00pm

Cost

Free - Register to skip the line!

Email

randy@innovateto150.ca

Website

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/innovateto150-showcase-tickets-38594694771

Location

Design Exchange 234 Bay Street Toronto, ON M5K 1B2

InnovateTO150 invites you and fellow innovation-minded entrepreneurs and changemakers to learn and engage with successful startups in Toronto and other experienced entrepreneurs. These enterprises and startup companies will demonstrate how their ideas, services, technologies, and products will shape the next 150 years for Toronto, Ontario and beyond. The InnovateTO150 Showcase will feature the best startups and entrepreneurs from Toronto, GTA and across Canada. Many of the showcased ventures are part of the 24 on-campus incubators and accelerators – components of existing academic entrepreneurship programming. These are the innovative entrepreneurship ecosystems currently serving students.

 

Keynote speaker: ANN MAKOSINSKI

Forbes 30 Under 30, TIME 30 Under 30, Google Science Fair Winner, Intel Science & Engineering Fair Winner, Inventor, Entrepreneur, Differentist

 

Visit innovateto150.ca for event schedule and registration information.



Innovate T. O. 150 poster showing keynote speaker Ann Makosinski, $50,000 worth of awards, and event information.
DateFriday, November 3, 2017 - 2:00pm to 9:00pm

Cost

Free - Register to skip the line!

Email

randy@innovateto150.ca

Website

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/innovateto150-showcase-tickets-38594694771

Location

Design Exchange 234 Bay Street Toronto, ON M5K 1B2

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 Free talk and interactive experience that will explore the symbolism of flowers
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OCAD U Faculty of Design is collaborating with Ryerson's the School of Fashion and the Suzanne Rogers Fashion Institute and Groupe Sensation Mode this summer to host the Student Zone as part of the 2nd edition of URBANI_T, a large-scale free outdoor celebration of creativity and local talent.
OCAD University Faculty of Design is collaborating with Ryerson's The School of Fashion and The Suzanne Rogers Fashion Institute, and Groupe Sensation Mode this summer to host the Student Zone as part of the second edition of URBANI_T, a large-scale free outdoor celebration of creativity and local talent.
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 2:00pm to 9:00pm

InnovateTO150 invites you and fellow innovation-minded entrepreneurs and changemakers to learn and engage with successful startups in Toronto and other experienced entrepreneurs. These enterprises and startup companies will demonstrate how their ideas, services, technologies, and products will shape the next 150 years for Toronto, Ontario and beyond. The InnovateTO150 Showcase will feature the best startups and entrepreneurs from Toronto, GTA and across Canada. Many of the showcased ventures are part of the 24 on-campus incubators and accelerators – components of existing academic entrepreneurship programming. These are the innovative entrepreneurship ecosystems currently serving students.

 

Keynote speaker: ANN MAKOSINSKI

Forbes 30 Under 30, TIME 30 Under 30, Google Science Fair Winner, Intel Science & Engineering Fair Winner, Inventor, Entrepreneur, Differentist

 

Visit innovateto150.ca for event schedule and registration information.

Venue & Address: 
Design Exchange 234 Bay Street Toronto, ON M5K 1B2
Website: 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/innovateto150-showcase-tickets-38594694771
Email: 
randy@innovateto150.ca
Cost: 
Free - Register to skip the line!
Innovate T. O. 150 poster showing keynote speaker Ann Makosinski, $50,000 worth of awards, and event information.
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