Alternating between Edmonton and Calgary each year, AccelerateAB is the province’s annual flagship event that brings together leaders, investors, influencers and supporters of Alberta’s fast-growing startup community, with the goal of leveraging the success of the next generation of technology entrepreneurs across the province.
Alberta Enterprise is a Foundation Partner of the Banff Venture Forum. The Forum is designed to showcase the hottest hi-tech companies from across North America, offer insight into key issues within the industry, provide a premium networking opportunity and give companies a chance to learn from world-class professionals in the investment.
C100 Fellows in the Valley introduces Canada’s most promising startups to Silicon Valley’s top mentors, investors, and industry executives. Once a year, C100 hosts promising Canadian companies in Silicon Valley for 48Hrs of mentorship, networking opportunities, investor meetings, and unparalleled access to C100's extensive network in Silicon Valley. “48Hrs in the Valley” has been a signature C100 program with over 250 alumni companies since 2010.
PROPEL is the annual Energy Technology Venture Forum that brings together the best, boldest, most innovative emerging and established energy technology companies. Technology adoption is critical to the long-term viability and stewardship of global energy resources – now more than ever. The driving sources of energy are changing as we move from a hydrocarbon fuel focus toward renewables. Calgary is at the forefront of this revolution, standing as the key setting for fostering, commercializing, and integrating new energy technologies. PROPEL Energy Tech and its global industry partners are seizing this leadership opportunity, and have created the platform for building the energy industry of the future – and you won’t want to miss it.
The event will bring together top technology investors (VC, Strategic, and Angel) tech industry luminaries, with peers from across Canada and the US, for discussion and networking. Registration is an exclusive by invitation only opportunity to network and experience high value sessions and speakers. The event is kicked off on Day 1 with a full day of guided skiing or snowboarding.
Startup Edmonton is the city’s flagship startup event that celebrates and showcases the hottest startups in town. Launch Party isn’t your typical networking event or trade show. It’s a party designed to celebrate and showcase the rockstar entrepreneurs in our community.
Startup Calgary’s annual Launch Party showcases Calgary’s most innovative startups during the city’s largest celebration of technology and innovation. Why? Community is key. Calgary’s startups need your support to get the exposure they need to take their company to the next level.
The event for problem solvers, innovators, entrepreneurs, change makers, investors and ecosystem builders! Throughout the week participants will learn of new tools, exchange ideas, and share connections while developing the relationships, skills, and confidence needed to create and commercialize ideas faster.