Apply to Join the Startup Calgary team at Startupfest in Montreal July 10-14, 2018

Calgary is heading to Startupfest 2018! The Startup Calgary team is selecting 10 Calgary-based startups to attend Startupfest in Montreal July 10-14, 2018 based on traction to-date. Careful consideration will be given to companies who are actively raising capital.

Why apply?

  • Receive one FREE full-access pass (valued at approximately $600) to three full days of startup content - hand-curated speakers from all over the world, access to top accelerators, and over $500,000 worth of investments and prizes awarded at the event

  • Access to Startupfest’s Premium Fests including CryptoFest, AI Fest and HackerFest

  • Participate in a half-day workshop co-hosted by The A100 to help you refine your pitch and deck prior to the conference

  • Gain additional exposure for your company by participating in the Calgary tent activation located within The Tent Village

  • Build relationships with local founders and investors also attending the conference

  • Receive social media recognition from Startup Calgary prior to and during the conference

This opportunity is ideal for startup founders who:

  • Are based in Calgary

  • Can clearly demonstrate that your product solves a problem or market need

  • Have demonstrated traction - users and/or revenue

  • Have secured late seed or early Series A investment and are seeking additional investment in the next 12 months

If selected, you are expected to:

  • Complete an economic impact survey

  • Arrange and purchase your own flights and accommodation

  • Participate in the Calgary tent activities

  • Share learnings about your experience with the Calgary community after the conference

Application deadline is Friday, April 13 at 5pm MST.

Applicants will be notified on Friday, April 20. The top 15 founders will be shortlisted for a 15 minute video interview. Final selection will be announced Monday, April 30.

Note: Tickets are non-transferable.

Not a startup, but interested in attending Startupfest?

Become a Startup Calgary Community Member by Monday, April 30 to receive a promo code that will save you 20% ($390 for startups, $450 for investors and community members).

Published March 12, 2018