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 at all three SFU campuses 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 will be virtual unless otherwise stated.

Albert Seah

Wednesdays 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM (Virtual)

May 10
May 24
June 7
June 21
July 5
July 19 
August 2
August 16
August 30

Schedule with Albert

Dave Thomas

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

May 24
June 7
June 21
July 5
July 19
Aug 2
Aug 16
Aug 30

Schedule with Dave

Doug Fast

Mondays 11:00AM -12:00PM (Virtual)

May 8
May 15
May 22
May 29
June 5
June 12
June 19
June 26
July 3
July 10
July 17
July 24
July 31
August 7
August 14
August 21
August 28

Schedule with Doug

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