Startup Camp Montreal 6 β Open Call for Startups to Present
March 29, 2010
Register to present and win a trip to Asia
MONTREAL (RPRN) 03/29/10 — — Keynote Speakers include Dave McClure and Andy Nulman
Startup Camp Montreal 6, an event dedicated to everything startup, announces its open call for early-stage companies to present at its sixth edition. In addition to having the chance to present on stage, all companies registered to present at the next event will automatically be nominated to win a 2-week trip to Asia with Dave McClure's "Geeks On A Plane" mission. To be eligeable startups must apply to present at http://scmtl6.wikidot.com/startups-attending.
Startup Camp Montreal allows an opportunity for all early stage companies, investors, media, and on-lookers alike to share information, network and form strategic alliances. Five selected entrepreneurs are given the opportunity to validate their pitches live, testing their presentations in front of a captive audience and receiving real-time feedback.
Join the sixth edition of Startup Camp Montreal and learn from others the ins and outs of pitching a startup in the most efficient way. Develop a strong elevator pitch that will not only attract investors, but also new clients and strategic alliances. Startup Camp Montreal is open to all startups and members of the startup community. Space is limited; please register at: http://scmtl6.wikidot.com/registration
Embrase, the Montreal-based consulting firm specializing in early-stage technology-based startups, organizes Startup Camp Montreal. “Montreal has a vibrant tech-startup community,” says Philippe Telio of Embrase. “Our goal remains to foster exchanges and connections throughout the local eccosystem, and further enhance the quality and education of our entrepreneurs.”
Keynote Speakers Include:
Dave McClure - California based Software developer, entrepreneur, startup advisor, angel investor, blogger, and internet marketing nerd.
Andy Nulman - COO of Airborn Media and Co-founder of Just For Laughs
John Stokes - Managing Partner at MSU will MC the event
Deadline for submissions: April 15th, 2010 for a chance to present on stage (and a chance to win the trip to Asia with "Geeks On A Plane")
Format of the event: Five selected startups will be given five minutes to pitch their business, followed by a five-to-ten minute Q&A period in which they will receive valuable feedback from experts in an open forum format.
Announcements will be made at the event of various initiatives underway in the Montreal tech community.
Connected News Worthy Information:
Investisment Quebec recently announced the creation of three funds targeting startup companies, which will total $125M. Startup Camp Montreal is an opportunity to be seen by the investment community, which will be tasked with managing these funds.
Event will be held on May 6th, 2010 from 6-11pm with an un-conference portion beginning at 1pm. The event will be held at the SAT - Société des arts technologiques (1195 Saint-Laurent boulevard, Montreal)
Register at: http://scmtl6.wikidot.com/registration
It is thanks to our generous sponosors that Startup Camp Montreal is a free event. Sponsors include: BDO Canada, EMBRASE, Blakes, BDC, MDEIE, Ville de Montréal, AQT and Inno-centre
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Embrase is a business consulting firm that provides positioning, corporate development and go-to-market services to early-stage technology-based ventures facing challenging time-to-market issues, lengthy customer adoption cycles and demanding investor requirements. Through recognized methodologies, Embrase identifies target market segments, optimizes resource alignment and accelerates revenue growth to increase its clients' business value and attractiveness to both end-user customers and investors. With its proven international track record, technical expertise and extensive network of contacts, Embrase successfully partners with clients from strategy creation to execution.
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About the author:
This is the sixth edition of Startup Camp Montreal, an event dedicated to everything Startup. A great event for Startups, investors and on-lookers alike. Montreal has a vibrant business community, that is worth celebrating. Come meet and learn from each other on the ins and outs of starting up. Space is limited, so we need to hear from you soon.
À propos de l’auteur: Ceci est la 6e édition de Startup Camp Montréal, un événement dédié aux startups. Cet événement est une occasion unique pour les startups, les investisseurs et membres de cette communauté vibrante qui mérite d’être célébrée. Venez rencontrer et apprendre de tous et chacun l’art de démarrer une entreprise. Les places sont limitées, inscrivez-vous vite!
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