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Global Accelerator and Pitch Competition Tour: Calgary

  • University of Calgary (Downtown Campus) 906 8 Avenue Southwest Calgary, AB, T2P 1H9 Canada (map)

Hosted by Startup Canada, UPS & Export Development Canada


This Fall, Startup Canada, in partnership with UPS, Export Development Canada, and the Trade Commissioner Service are showcasing and supporting the global ambitions of 1,000 borderless businesses across Canada. Entrepreneurs, investors, industry leaders, service providers, and those interested in taking their business global are invited to attend the 1-day accelerator featuring keynotes, panels, and workshops, followed by a pitch competition and networking reception.

Apply now to join the 2018 Global Entrepreneurs Cohort and get:

  • Exposure to and support from Canada’s export, trade and growth ecosystem;

  • Free access to a 1-Day Global Accelerator in Toronto, Calgary, Montreal, Halifax, or Vancouver;

  • Secured entry into the Canadian Export Challenge to pitch to win $10,000 in cash and $100,000 in support to scale;

  • Entry to win an expense-paid trip to Ottawa to pitch in front of CBC Dragons on the Main Stage at Startup Canada Day on the Hill; and,

  • Exclusive information about trade missions, CTA cohorts, market intelligence and new initiatives to help you scale.

Global entrepreneur-led companies are invited to apply to pitch their companies and gain free access to this 1-day acclerator here.

Later Event: September 18
Innovation Reactor Kickoff