CIX 2017 is all about learning, networking and doing deals. We bring together key players in the Canadian innovation ecosystem, from North America’s most active VCs to the cutting-edge founders and CEOs who are leading the way with killer ideas and rock-solid business models. In addition, the world will be coming to CIX, with some of the most influential, active investors, strategics and tech leaders from the U.S. and around the globe.
Our themes across both days are AI, diversity and the global marketplace.
Our agenda elements include:
- Keynotes- by influential industry global leaders
- Panels – with founders, investors, corporates who are domain experts;
- CIX Top 20 Showcases – presentations by most innovation startups as selected by CIX’s Top 20 Selection Committee;
- Lunch and Learn / Workshops – new strategies to help you grow;
- Tracks – Fintech, Cleantech – deep dives into the latest trends and opportunities;
- Canadian Success Stories – celebrate with founders and their investors;
- Meeting Exchanges – pre-arranged face-to-face meetings between entrepreneurs and investors
- Conversations with – more intimate conversations with top tech investors
- Networking- connect with other delegates at breakfast, coffee, lunch, cocktail or in the lounge.
Media – there will be many media on site at CIX including BNN who will be taping interviews and an episode of ‘The Disruptors’