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Power Hour + Startup Drinks & Pitches

September 29, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm MDT


Join Startup Calgary and Rainforest AB for a fusion of Power Hour and Startup Drinks & Pitches via Zoom on Tuesday, August 25 from 6:00 – 8:30 PM.

* Participants can register for either event separately or combined.


6:00 – 6:15 PM Welcome

6:15 – 7:00 PM Power Hour

7:00 – 8:00 PM Pitches

8:00 – 8:30 PM Networking Breakout Rooms in Remo*

Register for Remo separately *

About the Event:

Power Hour

Power Hour is Rainforest’s ambitious goal to connect people with solutions to their problems. Working in small groups with other innovative & entrepreneurial individuals from the ecosystem you’ll be able to both get & give free help in this connected & safe environment.

Bring a problem you’re facing in your startup and be prepared to describe it succinctly to the group. Can’t think of a problem? Bring a new business idea & we’ll help you validate it!

Building a culture of trust while inspiring leadership & role models among everyone, Rainforest is a community driven movement growing the tech and innovation economy in Alberta.

Learn more about Rainforest here.

Startup Drinks & Pitches

*Pitching opportunities are for entrepreneurs with ideas that are highly scalable & tech-enabled. Please do not enter to pitch if you are a consultant or service provider.*

Come & practice your pitch to a group of fellow entrepreneurs, innovators & community members in a casual, no pressure setting. Whether you are looking for a technical co-founder or just want to share your idea, join us!

Apply to pitch via Eventbrite by Tuesday, August 25th at noon! Your 1-minute verbal pitch (no slides allowed!) should focus on:

• What problem you’re solving

• How you are going to solve that problem

• What help you need to make it happen (ie: looking for a technical co-founder, looking for beta users, interested in connecting with a supplier, etc.)

This is a casual environment for entrepreneurs at all stages to practice talking about their ideas and seek support from the community.

* Pitching opportunities are for entrepreneurs only. Please do not enter to pitch if you are a service provider.*


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