Startup Weekend comes to Peel Region

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 8:57am
From October 19-21, the Research, Innovation, Commercialization (RIC) Centre is hosting a Startup Weekend, which is intended to inspire entrepreneurs and create a platform for the successful launch of new business ideas.

The RIC Centre's Startup Weekend events will be held at Sheridan College Mississauga from October 19-21. For further details, please see the attached information or visit the RIC Centre's website to register.

The Startup Weekend in Peel Region brings together developers, designers, marketers and entrepreneurs launch new business ideas in 54 hours. Please see the full program and details for registration on the Startup Weekend website.

$1000 prize for the winning team

This is a great venue to pilot or test new business ideas and get invaluable advice from coaches and mentors from companies like Microsoft, Google, Point Click Care, Sheridan, Angel One Network, CaptiveLogix, Canadian Innovation Centre, JetCooper, OMERS, and Fusenet.

Please post the attached flyer for others in your organization who may be interested in attending.