April events and deadlines

April 3rd - New Ventures Competition Kickoff Networking Event. Learn more & register here.

April 6th - Vancouver Digital Entertainment Career Fair 2019. Presented by the Vancouver Economic Commission (VEC) this is North America’s largest professional recruiting event for the digital entertainment and interactive industry. Learn more & register here to meet face-to-face with 35 of Vancouver’s top studios and companies.

April 10th - TechExit Conference. The first of its kind in Canada, the conference will focus solely on exit strategies for technology companies. Learn directly from those that have achieved successful exits. Learn more & register here. Use the promo code VSW20 to save 20% today.

April 10th - Applications deadline for 2019 New Ventures Competition. Early stage B.C.-based startups looking for education, mentorship and a chance to win over $250,000 can enter the 19th Annual New Ventures Competition presented by Innovate BC. Learn more & apply here.

April 10th - Applications deadline for Seeding Food Innovation Research Funding Call. Fund your solution to a sustainable food challenge. Learn more & apply here.

April 13th - Startup Sprint Day 1 by New Ventures BC. A great place to learn about building your startup from experts. Learn more & register here.

April 16th - Canadian Financing Forum. The Canadian Financing Forum features presentations from approximately 35 of Canada’s most promising technology companies, as they showcase in front of top tier investors from across Canada and the United States. Learn more & get your pass here.

April 23rd - Pitch Night Vancouver. This is a great opportunity to cheer on local entrepreneurs and learn from Volition Advisors pitch expert panel while connecting with 60+ members of the Vancouver startup community. Learn more & get your tickets here.

April 25th - Fundica Roadshow. Attend Canada's largest funding roadshow to discover innovative startups, meet investors, and learn from industry experts. Learn more & register here.

Other upcoming events:

May 9th - Applications deadline for MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge. MIT is looking for entrepreneurs that are using technology to create economic opportunity for workers. Win up to $250,000 and world wide recognition for building the future of work! Learn more & apply here.

May 29th - Impact Career Fair. Learn more & register here.