Validate Your Business Idea
Successful startups begin by finding a problem to solve, customers who have a pain point who are willing to pay for their solution, or better yet – both.
Join local founders and startup enthusiasts at Startup Drinks the last Wednesday of every month, to vet your idea and get honest feedback.
Beakerhead brings people together at the crossroads of art, science and engineering. Year-round programming culminates in a five-day citywide spectacle with more than 60 events centred around delightfully bizarre engineered installations and artworks.
Learn how to validate your assumptions to land your first paying customer.
The Summit will attract over 700 investors, partners and industry leaders from around the world and is the flagship event for the Canadian Angel Investor community.
Join us for Startup Community Office Hours at Rosso on 8th. Book a 30 minute coffee (on us!) with Startup Calgary’s Business Development Advisor, Andrew Browne, or our Communications Coordinator, Danielle Torrie.
Mount Royal University is honoured to welcome back esteemed social entrepreneur, author and Ashoka Fellow Shaun Loney for the second year in a row to host a two-day workshop for changemakers and problem solvers.
Come collide with other individuals as passionate, involved, or curious about the future of Calgary's innovation ecosystem.
Discuss various business scenarios and demonstrate how to use negotiation skills to achieve the best result for your business.
Startup Drinks is a casual gathering held on the last Wednesday of each month.
The Side Hustle will explore the benefits, challenges, and lessons of launching your own ideas and creating your own career opportunities.
Startup Calgary’s annual Launch Party showcases the city’s most innovative startups. Watch Calgary’s top startups take off on Tuesday, November 13.
The BDC Capital Women in Technology (WIT) Fund is one of the world’s largest venture capital funds dedicated to investing in women-led technology companies.
This program is for entrepreneurs who are first time founders with an innovation driven product and/or solution prototype, have a founding team, and are serious about the success of their company and moving it to the next level.
In response to the current economic environment the City of Calgary established the Opportunity Calgary Investment Fund as a tool to attract and support transformative investments in the city.
The Climate Change Innovation And Technology Framework (CCITF) was developed to achieve the goals of Alberta’s Climate Leadership Plan through innovation and technology.