National AI Showcase

An online pitch competition for AI startups across Canada to present to global investors. About this event In partnership with the Traction Conference, the National AI Showcase is a two-part event, including a Demo Day on October 13 (12-2:30 pm PDT/3-5:30 EDT) open to investors only and a Pitch Competition on October 14 (2:00-3:45 pm PDT/5:00-6:45 EDT) open…

Fireside Chat with Hannes Blum – TiE Vancouver

About this event TiE Vancouver is thrilled to host Angel Investor Hannes Blum, in conversation with Maninder Dhaliwal, chair TiE Angels Vancouver! Hannes will be speaking about building startups and fundraising. During Q&A, the audience will have an opportunity to ask questions of the speaker. Fireside Chat 9:30am – 10:15am Q&A 10:15am – 10:45am Speaker…

Clinching Your Series A – Traction

There is a lot of confusion among founders as to the right approach to raising a Series A. Depending on what vertical you’re in, whether it’s e-commerce, consumer, SaaS, or marketplace, there is different knowledge that people have as to what you need to hit to be a series A company. In this session, Mar…

Company Documentation From Startup to Growth (#3 – Raising Capital)

Part 3 of a series of 3 seminars on the documentation you need to manage your venture from startup to growth (Raising Capital) Get your paperwork on! Now, many of you may think this topic will be as fun as watching paint dry, but we can tell you company founders and entrepreneurs that getting your…

Building a Financial Roadmap that Optimizes Capital Efficiency

How You Align Valuation Growth and Fundraising A successful tech startup has to raise capital through many rounds and sources over a period of many years. Typically a tech venture needs at least four rounds of financing before exit. This session explores the mix of financial planning and market execution milestones that lead to successful…