Chamber Calendar

Events for chamber members

The Chamber hosts a myriad of events throughout the calendar year providing opportunities to network, learn something new, and socialize within the business community. 

Network to your heart’s content and take a tour at one of our Business After Business events held monthly in a variety of venues. Hear keynote speakers at a luncheon event or take advantage of a learning opportunity at a Lunch N Learn or workshop. Socialize on the links at our annual golf tournament or be entertained and celebrate Business Excellence at our premier recognition event. There is something for everyone and every schedule.

Pitch Canada (virtual)

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Name: Pitch Canada (virtual)
Date: October 22, 2020
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM PDT
Event Description:
On October 22nd, join us as we gather to celebrate Canadian entrepreneurship with Pitch Canada! About this Event Are you a startup with operations in Canada wanting to gain visibility, feedback, and connections? APPLY TO PITCH BEFORE OCT. 15 @10 PM PDT (more info below): https://forms At Volition, we support entrepreneurs from across Canada and beyond by providing space for conversations, connections, and practical skill-building--and that's what our pitch events are all about! We've hosted almost 100 pitch events with 5000+ attendees, and we're excited to host this next event, Pitch Canada! VIRTUAL EVENT LINK: Zoom webinar, sent via Eventbrite following registration. PLEASE NOTE: Doors close after 30mins (a recording will be made available for all registered attendees) .. .. Who's on the panel? - Paul Brassard: Co-Founder & Managing Partner of Volition (host) - TBA .. .. WHAT TO EXPECT Up to eight entrepreneurs from across Canada will take the virtual 'stage' to present their 3-minute startup pitch and receive strategic feedback from leaders in the Canadian startup ecosystem. Attendees! You will have the opportunity to vote on a 'top pitch', as well as engage with pitchers and panel via polls, Q&A and Live Chat. If you can support a pitcher or want to connect, we'll provide space for that as well. For our part, we commit to creating a comfortable and engaging space for the startup community to gather. .. .. THIS EVENT IS FOR... Up to 100 community members who keen to connect and learn with others in the startup ecosystem. This includes: - Entrepreneurs (and aspiring ones) - Investors - Educators - Students - Ecosystem supporters and service providers - ...and those who are just plain curious The pitchers: Startups, early to growth stage, wanting to gain pitch feedback, visibility, and tactical tips from industry leaders in entrepreneurship. NOTE: you do not have to be raising capital to pitch. THIS EVENT IS NOT FOR...companies applying to pitch with a sole intent of 'selling' their product or service to our community. .. .. RUN OF SHOW 13:00 - 13:15 PDT | 16:00-16:15 EDT - Check-in and Opening Remarks 13:15 - 14:45 PDT | 16:15 - 17:45 EDT - Pitch and Presentations 14:45 - 15:00 PDT | 17:45 - 18:00 EDT - Audience vote on Top Pitch and Wrap Up NOTE: Doors close after 30 minutes .. .. Pitch application [APPLY BY 10 PM PDT OCTOBER 15] If you are applying to pitch, you do not need to register for a ticket as well. Follow this link apply to pitch; you will receive a confirmation email regarding your application within 72 hours. NOTES: - In order for your application to be accepted, you need to be based in or have operations in Canada. - We will be accepting applications from entrepreneurs all across Canada and will strive for geographic and gender diversity. - You can be at any stage (ideation to growth) and in any vertical/industry .. .. Words from past attendees: "Thanks for hosting a really great event today in Amsterdam! I've attended many many pitch events and I thought today's was in its own class as far as comfortable environment and constructive feedback for the pitchers." - Kelly Adam “I really enjoyed the event and found it incredibly useful. I was actually pitching for my non-profit again [the next weekend] and won an award which includes a cash prize for the organisation, and I think the feedback I got from the Volition event was really instrumental in helping me improve my pitch for that. So thank you!!” - Women’s Pitch Night Amsterdam runner-up "I‘m really thankful to have had the opportunity to pitch at Volition Pitch Nights because that really changed the course of my pitching career. I never thought I would be so comfortable pitching. I definitely recommend the pitch nights to every entrepreneur!" - Andrei Matei, Founfer of Robbox.
Location:
Online Event (PDT)
Date/Time Information:
Thu, October 22, 2020 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM PDT
Contact Information:
Isabel Nolan Events Coordinator
Fees/Admission:
FREE Event http://ow.ly/CXqq50BMpNq
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