About this Event
“With more than 39 percent of B.C. residents owning their own company or running a side hustle, British Columbia is the most entrepreneurial province in Canada—”
Vancouver Start-ups make our cities more sustainable and innovative. Discover inspirational stories from 4 local innovators in sustainable urban development.
1. Phil Northcott from – C Change Labs
2. Stephen Wilson- Alec Control Lighting
3. Kirsten Hinlopen – AVA Grows Technologies
4. Marc Wandler – Susgrainable
In addition, we’ll have a panel of three delegates that give their opinion on the start-up scene in the City.
1. Justin Bull – UBC Sauder School of Business , Entrepreneur and Innovation Group
2. Kookai Chaimahawong – Pangaea Ventures
3. Leah Hanvey – Urbanlogiq
Learn more about start-ups being healthy for the social, economical, and environmental well-being of our cities. Hear from experts about the intangible consequences of fast exit strategies and explore together if there is such thing as ‘too many start-ups in a city’?
4:00 – Opening Remarks from World of Walas
4:05 – Start-Up Pitches (4 x 5min.)
4:30 – Panel Discussion
5:00 – Networking
Join the conversation at Dudoc Vancouver, sustainable innovation hub & platform for dialogue.