Mentor Meet

Explore your startup idea with an experienced entrepreneur at any one of our Mentor Meet sessions! You get 10-15 minutes to ask your mentor any questions about your idea or company.

These free sessions are offered virtually and are open to the entire SFU community (students, staff, faculty, and recent alumni). Please see the schedule for dates and locations. 

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Mentor Meet Schedule

You’ll have 15 minutes with our mentor – maximize that time by booking your Mentor Meet slot ahead of time.

*Note: All sessions are virtual unless otherwise stated.

Albert Seah

Wednesdays 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Dec 6
Dec 20
Schedule with Albert

Dave Thomas

Wednesdays 5:15PM – 6:15PM (Venture Connection Surrey / Virtual)

Dec 6
Dec 20 (4:15 – 6:15)
Dec 21
Schedule with Dave

Doug Fast

Tuesdays 11:00AM -12:00PM

Dec 12 (10:00 – 12:00)
Dec 19 (10:00 – 12:00)
Schedule with Doug

Rachel Chase

Mondays 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Dec 18 (5:00 – 7:00)

Schedule with Rachel

Anthony Marotta

Tuesdays 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Dec 12

Schedule with Anthony

Timothy Ames

Fridays 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Dec 8
Dec 15
Dec 22

Schedule with Tim

Mentor Minute

A video series where Venture Connection’s seasoned experts offer entrepreneurial advice, from tips on cultivating a good team dynamic to the first steps of finding funding – they are here to help YOU. With new videos launched monthly, new topics will be explored to ensure you start your business off on the right foot.

Connie Ekelund – Funding 101

Jill Earthy – Startup Tips

Tim Ames – Growing Your Team

Dave Thomas – Market Viability

Connie Ekelund – Importance of Work Culture

Jill Earthy – Roles & Responsibilities