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Monday, September 26 • 15:00 - 16:30
FEATURED EVENT: Doing Business in Silicon Valley: A Special Event with the Consul General in San Francisco

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Access to capital, talent, and markets are crucial for any emerging company, and San Francisco is one of the top sources of all three for Vancouver-based startups.

Join us for a special reception and fireside chat on the opening day of Vancouver Startup Week with a special fireside chat presented by Global Affairs Canada and the BC Tech Association:


FREE individual registration is also available for this event: REGISTER HERE
(All Vancouver Startup Week passholders also receive complimentary access)

CAPACITY: 200 people

WHY ATTEND:
Join the VIPs and learn how to connect with markets outside of Vancouver. A must attend for any serious startup.

Speakers
avatar for Jeremy Hilton

Jeremy Hilton

Senior Vice President, Systems, D-Wave
Jeremy Hilton joined D-Wave directly after obtaining his BSc. in Physics from the University of British Columbia. Since 2004 he and his team of engineers and scientists have created a world-class R&D facility and built the world's first scalable quantum processors. | | Mr. Hilton  also led the creation of the most advanced superconducting integrated circuit foundry, where D-Wave's quantum processors are produced. Mr. Hilton has... Read More →
avatar for Chris Hobbs

Chris Hobbs

President, Two Tall Totems
President of Two Tall Totems, a premium software team designing and developing mobile apps, complex websites, and enterprise software.
avatar for Brandon Lee

Brandon Lee

Mr. Brandon Lee was appointed as Consul General of Canada in 2015 with accreditation for northern California and Hawaii. | | Brandon Lee joined the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFATD) in 2004. He has a background leading management and innovation, and he has held several executive and management positions within the department. From 2007 to 2011, he oversaw reform activities to strengthen Canada’s... Read More →
avatar for Bill Tam

Bill Tam

President & CEO, BC Tech Association
Bill Tam has been an entrepreneur and startup advisor for over 20 years. In 2010, he joined BC Tech Association as a founding Centre4Growth mentor, advising startup and growth-stage firms. Prior to BC Tech, Bill was CEO of EQO Communications, a mobile app startup, a Partner at SpringBank TechVentures, an early-stage VC firm, and a founding executive at MetroNet–a successful Canadian telecom startup. Bill has also held senior positions at... Read More →


Monday September 26, 2016 15:00 - 16:30
The Law Courts Inn 800 Smithe St, 4th Floor, Vancouver, BC

Attendees (131)