There’s a TON of opportunities once you’re at Startupfest, but there’s a handful of them that require you to apply BEFORE you get there! Want to pitch on the main stage of one of our Premium Events, or the Keynote at Startupfest? APPLY NOW!
APPLY TO PITCH ONSTAGE
7 deserving startups will get the chance to pitch at this year’s Startupfest for the Best Onstage Pitch, presented by BDO, and one of them could be you! As the old saying goes, the journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. And to take that step onto the Startupfest stage, you have to apply. Read more and apply now!
SKYY IS THE LIMIT- VIP PACKAGE
Startupfest and SKYY Canada have partnered up to offer one deserving entrepreneur the chance to experience Canada’s largest startup event – on us! We want to show you an unforgettable time AND we want you to bring your co-founder, CMO, best friend, partner, mom, or whoever you wish to share the experience with! FREE flights, accommodation, and more…
STARTUPFEST VERSION FRANÇAISE
Le Startupfest Version Française aura maintenant une scène lui étant dédiée et ce, tout au long du Startupfest (11 au 13 juillet). Le meilleur du Startupfest, entièrement en français! Vous l’aurez donc deviné, la compétition du Meilleur Pitch sur Scène de Version Française est de retour. Sept startups seront sélectionnées pour faire leur pitch devant l’audience de VF le 11 juillet prochain. Serez-vous le prochain à remporter le grand titre?
APPLY TO ATTEND SCALEUPFEST
Are you a founder past the initial seed round looking to scale? Join us for this invite-only event, presented by BDC, and in partnership with L-Spark and Salesforce. A Founder’s only, one-day event filled with candid war stories from those who’ve already been there.
Eligibility Criteria: You must have already raised a minimum of $250K. Your company is growing fast. You are targeting your series A in the next 12-18 months (or even raising now).
APPLY TO PITCH AT CANNABISFEST
In the Cannabiz? Pitch onstage at CannabisFest to an audience of industry leaders, entrepreneurs, service providers, and the canna curious business community.
APPLY TO PITCH AT AIFEST
Do you have an idea for the next big AI startup? The AI Fest Pitch Competition has been established to encourage entrepreneurs to propose new ideas that solve real-world problems using AI. During AIFest (July 12-14), a panel of judges from the AI and startup community will hear from 5 finalists, who will have 3 minutes each to present their solutions. Judges will have 2 minutes to ask questions and give feedback. The winning pitch will win a prize of 15 hours of mentorship from Element AI.