Know and Thrive: Financial Strategies for Resilient Businesses

With generous support from the Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub, the Know and Thrive: Financial Strategies for Resilient Businesses program provides support for BC-based women entrepreneurs. Forum for Women Entrepreneurs and SFU VentureLabs are pleased to bring to you this one-time only opportunity! We know that these tough times have presented many challenges for business owners and…

Learn How to Use the FWE/WEKH “Ask/Give” Platform!

“Ask and you shall receive”: A new sharing platform for women entrepreneurs in Canada is here! SFU VentureLabs is pleased to be the BC regional hub for WEKH and present a free walk-through of how to use the new Sharing Platform via this interactive Zoom webinar on August 20th at 11 am.  We’ve put together…

Customer Discovery and Re-discovery Webinar

Join us for an interactive webinar providing tips, best practices, and processes for customer discovery and re-discovery in an era of rapidly-changing markets. Guest speakers include Lesley Duncan, EIR & WEKH Co-ordinator at SFU VentureLabs, senior executives from Riipen and Intelligent Haptronic Solutions, and an introduction to the Customer Discovery Canvas by Adam Lorant from…

Top 5 Reasons To Enter the 2020 New Ventures BC Competition

Article originally published by New Ventures BC, March 3, 2020. Visit newventuresbc.com. BC’s largest and longest running tech competition is back. Applications for the 20th annual New Ventures BC Competition, presented by Innovate BC, are now open. Over the past 20 years, the New Ventures BC Competition has become a rite of passage for any…

Introducing the Women Entrepreneur Knowledge Hub at VentureLabs

What the heck is WEKH? Although it may be a bit of a mouthful, the Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub, otherwise known as WEKH, is a national program designed to understand address the needs of diverse women entrepreneurs across regions and across sectors. It is focused on co-creating knowledge to advance effective practices to support women…

Check out the video of SFU VentureLabs Demo Day 2019

Over 500 people attended SFU VentureLabs Demo Day – part of Vancouver Startup Week’s great series of events dedicated to highlighting the amazing entrepreneurial community in Vancouver. Attendees got to meet amazing companies who are part of SFU VentureLabs, RADIUS SFU, and Coast Capital Savings Venture Connection. Thirty companies shared their innovations on how they…