Startup Cape Breton 4.0

Monday, August 31st at 4pm
Verschuren Centre (atrium), CBU
Free; open to the public

Join us for a conversation featuring regional and global perspectives on the local entrepreneurial ecosystem. Startup Cape Breton 4.0 welcomes our guests:

Ted Zoller, professor of entrepreneurship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; senior fellow at the Kauffman Foundation; founder/Principal of CommonWeal, a venture analytics firm; and founder/Chairman of the Board for OpenRange, which facilitates recreation on private land.

Gillian MacRae, vice-president at PropelICT, Atlantic Canada’s startup accelerator; and the founder of AdTech marketing platform GetGifted.

Chris Moyers, investment manager at GrowthWorks, an Atlantic Canada Venture Capital fund; and a mentor with PropelICT’s Launch36 program.

Permjot Valia, lead advisor at UIT Startup Immersion at CBU; and founder/CEO ofMentorCamp, which gathers mentors from around the world to share their knowledge and experience with local startups.

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Startup Cape Breton began as an event to promote new opportunities in technology, business, and education; it has grown to support the ongoing movement toward a more entrepreneurial, inclusive, diverse Cape Breton Island. More here:cbu.ca/startupcapebreton

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Comments

  1. Over the summer the StartUp Cape Breton partners came together to write bids for ACOA funding for the essential investments for entrepreneurial development in Cape Breton – notably an Innovation Hub and incubator in Downtown Sydney. This needs to happen. http://bit.ly/1UaVugC