April 02, 2015
SFU Venture Connection Client ArtsALLY Acquired by Whole New Home
ArtsALLY has been acquired by PDT Technologies Inc. (Whole New Home)
March 16, 2015
SFU shares $10.7 million to support Canada’s largest business incubator program
Federal funding announced March 16 will support Simon Fraser University in advancing innovation and entrepreneurship nationally through its role in Zones of Incubation and Innovation (ZI2), Canada’s largest business incubator program.
February 17, 2015
Surrey Leader: "2015 Coast Capital Savings Venture Prize competition winners announced"
The Surrey Leader announces the winning teams for the 2015 Coast Capital Savings Venture Prize.
Mentor Meet - Bby ASB
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
April 30, 2015LOCATION: Renaissance Coffee - Applied Sciences Building (ASB) - SFU Burnaby Campus INFO: bit.ly/mentormeet MENTOR MEET A free drop-in session for SFU students and recent alumni to discuss their business ideas with an experienced entrepreneur, and to explore Venture Connection’s support programs for their new or existing ventures.
New Ventures BC Seminar: Capital Planning - Surrey Community Broadcast
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
May 13, 2015- INFO/REGISTRATION: nvbcsurrey.eventbrite.ca - Presented by SFU Venture Connection , SFU Alumni Association , BCIC-New Ventures BC and the City of Surrey , this is a live broadcast of the Vancouver NVBC seminar with a live Q&A in Surrey City Hall: Capital Planning: Building an Early-Stage Financing Plan This seminar will define a Capital Plan and illustrate the different financing options based on the stage of your start-up. A panel of speakers will then discuss different funding options for start-up companies. INFO/REGISTRATION: nvbcsurrey.eventbrite.ca
MBA Mentor Meet
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
June 1, 2015Please note this Mentor Meet session is BY APPOINTMENT ONLY for Segal Graduate students. Please submit a completed Mentor Meet Form to firstname.lastname@example.org in order to book a timeslot.
Major Program Sponsor
Venture Connection’s programs are delivered in partnership with Coast Capital Savings, through a $750,000 investment over 5 years.
This investment was one of the first under Coast Capital Savings’ new Community Leadership strategy, which promises to build a richer future for youth in our communities around the themes of financial well-being, education, family and social connections, and health.