NACO West: National Summit with a Regional Focus
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Global Chair, Venture Technology and Emerging Growth Companies at Dentons
Managing Director Investment Banking at TD Securities
Executive Director at Capital Investment Network, Founding Partner at Women's Equity Lab
Co-Founder at The51
CEO and Managing Partner at Bay Mills Investment Group
CEO at Launch Academy
Partner at 2048 Ventures
CEO at Coconut Software
Assistant Deputy Minister, Alberta Region, Western Economic Diversification Canada
Co-founder and CEO at Cuboh
Director of Secretariat at European Business Angels Network
Partner at Dentons
Professor of Entrepreneurship at University of Glasgow
President and Partner at Zinc Ventures
Managing Director at Harvest Builders, Co-founder @ SkipTheDishes
Founder & CEO of Class Rebel
Director at Vancouver Economic Commission
Partner at Dentons
Minister of Jobs, Economy and Innovation at Government of Alberta
Lead Singer of Our Lady Peace
CEO at U.S. Angel Capital Association
Executive Director at Co.Labs
President and CEO of Calgary Economic Development
Managing Partner at Pontiac Group
Author of Planet Canada & Senior Vice-President, Office of the CEO at RBC
Founding & Managing Partner, Maverix Private Equity
CEO at Foresight
CEO and Founder of The Indigenomics Institute
General Partner, District Ventures Capital and CEO, Venture Communications
National Angel Capital Organization (NACO)
NACO mobilizes capital for Canadian entrepreneurs – with over $1 billion invested into more than 1500 companies.
Western Economic Diversification Canada
Diversifying the Western economy while improving the quality of life of Western Canadians.
Government of Alberta
Coordinating Alberta’s Recovery Plan by supporting job creators and businesses, diversifying the economy and encouraging innovation.
Data Driven Mentorship
Dentons Global Venture Technology Group
Global launchpad for startups and emerging growth tech companies
Our interactive showcase featuring ventures from across Western Canada.
Carbon Lock Technologies Inc.
The Carbon Stops Here
Open Ocean Robotics
Understanding our Oceans
Helping organizations build strong communities. Think Hootsuite, but for Community Management
Aurora Aerial Inc
Delivering Tomorrow, Today.
We Build Trust.
All disease begins in the gut
Carbon Block Inc.
Simple, Profitable Decarbonization!
Qualisure Diagnostics Inc.
Precision diagnostics for directing cancer treatment
We turn trash into cash.
Rapid Infection Diagnostics (RID) Inc.
Saving lives through rapid diagnostics
Intelligent vision for the real world
Sarcomere Dynamics Inc.
Developing next generation robotics
Susgrainable Health Foods
Sustainability baked into every bite.
Life is unpredictable. Be ReadyWhen.
Rent Anything + Have Fun
Carbon-negative, yield-improving, biochar-based fertilizers
Lucent BioSciences, Inc.
Carbon-neutral smart fertilizer
The Easiest Way to Election Excellence
NULIFE increases renewable fuel production with no capital investment.
Brain 1st Program Inc.
Creating Lasting Change in Student Wellbeing
Open Ocean Robotics
Digitizing the Ocean
Helping you DiveThru what you go thru
The cure for the ineffective job interview
A home away from home.
Innovative Natural Body Care For Modern Men
Feeding the Future
Laser focused on eliminating blindness due to retinal disease
Summit Nanotech Corp
CLEAN TECH | CLEAN FUTURE Lithium for a Clean Energy Future
The API connecting farmers to local eaters
Fluid Biotech Inc.
Next Generation of Stent Technology
Every woman deserves to be sure
Orion Biotechnology Canada Ltd
Precision Engineering GPCR-Targeted Therapeutics
Spinndle organizes big projects for K12 students and teachers
Simbi doubles reading fluency in just three months.
Self care is the new going out
A Community built for the Skilled Trades
Build amazing sales teams, on-demand
We help protect lone workers.
Prairie Robotics Inc.
Accelerating the World towards Zero Waste
Socially responsible FinTech products.
Estate settlement made simple.
Bio-Stream Diagnostics Inc
30 second screening test for COVID-19
MPP Software Solutions
Disrupting Luxury Travel through Innovation
You're busy. We know. Let's fundraise.
Coaching Software For Youth Sport
Simply effective rehabilitation software
Miru Smart Technologies Corp.
Developing next generation electrochromic windows.
Hyon Software Inc
Better world for used goods
SalonScale Technology Inc.
Creating an ecosystem of sustainable salons around the world
Enjoy the life you're living
Private capital simplified
Highest resolution imagery from space, lowest production cost
Our interactive showcase featuring investors from across Western Canada.
VANTEC Angel Network
Investing in entrepreneurs since 1999
Connecting promising start-ups with angel capital since 1997
We Bring Founders and Investors Together
Advise. Connect. Invest.
Capital Investment Network
Connecting, growing, and strengthening angel investor community in Victoria, BC
Building the financial feminist economy
Community Partner Showcase
Our interactive showcase featuring community partners from across Western Canada.
North Forge Technology Exchange
Dare to Do
Helping Build Saskatchewan Tech Startups
Canada’s cleantech ecosystem accelerator
Helping UBC entrepreneurs change the world
Supporting women entrepreneurs in Southern Alberta
Tecconnect / RINSA
Southern Alberta's HUB for Innovation and Technology
Helping tech companies grow smart
The innovation transfer and business incubator at the University of Calgary.
Have fun. Meet friends. Build companies
Empowering people // building the next economy
Fueling scaling companies with talent and capital