Innovation Without Borders: Bridging the United States and Canada
Canada is one of the most scientifically advanced countries
in the world and one of the top US
partners on technology collaboration. Please join us to discuss the powerful
migration of innovative ideas, investments and businesses between two
Key Questions To Be
Why is Canada a key
region to focus on for innovation & entrepreneurship?
- How are
cross-border investments encouraging innovation and entrepreneurship
within the U.S. and Canada?
What top market
players currently define the digital breach that exists between the U.S. and Canada?
Why is Ottawa a powerhouse of
Canadian technology hubs?
investment/partnership opportunities in the technology/mobile/digital arena currently
exist in Canada?
of distinguished speakers:
Paul Owens - Consul and Trade Commissioner with the
Consulate General of Canada
in Los Angeles. His primary responsibility is attraction of
investment both inbound and outbound from Canada. Read more at www.linkedin.com/pub/paul-owens/11/b7b/3a1
Trevor Doerksen – serial entrepreneur, currently
CEO and Founder of Mobovivo. Mobovivo was selected by Deloitte
and TechRev as one of the Top 10 Technology companies to watch in 2011 and made
to Top 10 TV Disrupters list by MIPTV. Read more at: www.linkedin.com/in/doerksen
Blair Patacairk - the President of Telecom
Gateway Services, a leading Ottawa-based business development, foreign direct
investment & marketing consulting firm. He currently represents the "Invest
Ottawa” mission in LA. Read more at: www.linkedin.com/pub/blair-patacairk/13/856/310
and Moderated by:
Victoria Silchenko, Ph.D,
Chair, Founder and CEO of Metropole Capital Group, www.metropolecapital.com, producer of the Next-Gen
Entrepreneurship and Global CrowdFunding Forum on Nov 16, 2012 www.metropoleglobal.com
With the Invaluable Support of:
Monetti, Co-Chair, internationally acclaimed
journalist, BBC contributor and creator of One Man Show : Clooney, Cowell, Pitt and Me: Amusing Encounters with the A-List www.sandromonetti.com
Kolpakov, Program Manager, Manager of
Len Lanzi, Executive Director of LAVA, www.lava.org
Sponsors: HKTDC, Canadian Consulate of LA, Marcum