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Game Changers: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Going Global

  • Junction YYC 628 8 Avenue Southwest Calgary, AB, T2P 1G4 Canada (map)

Hosted by Startup Calgary


The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Going Global

For most founders, establishing a successful local business is step one. However, if you want to grow your company and expand your market, you need to sell globally. Learn how 3 local entrepreneurs expanded their businesses and began selling internationally. You’ll hear the good, the bad AND the ugly to help you better prepare your business for global expansion.


  • 4:00 - 4:30 pm - Registration, meet others and mingle (cash bar available)

  • 4:30 - 5:30 pm - Panel discussion and Audience Q&A

  • 5:30 - 7:00 pm - Closing comments and networking until 7 pm

Featured Speakers:

Jared Wolfe, CEO, Biopod Systems Inc

Jared is the CEO of Biopod Systems, which enables you to grow anything from a herb garden to a rainforest! Biopod is a self-contained ecosystem that replicates real environments. It controls temperature, light, humidity, ventilation and rainfall. Automatically!

Rena Tabata, CEO & Co-Founder of ShareSmart

Rena is the CEO & Co-Founder of Think Tank Innovations, a healthcare communication solutions development firm. They are best known for ShareSmart, a secure smartphone app that lets healthcare professionals to collaborate with each other through chat and photos.

Thomas Battle, COO & Co-founder of Nobal Technologies

Thomas is the CEO and co-founder at Nobal Technologies. They believe in reimagining and reinventing human experiences. They do this by re-engineering and enhancing the physical world through seamless and engaging technology. Their flagship technology is The iMirror, the world's most advanced interactive mirror.

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