Jan. 23, 2015 - Aspiring energy sector entrepreneurs and emerging energy tech companies from Canada and the United States will compete for their share of over $90,000 in cash and in-kind prizes Dragon's Den style at the 2015 Energy New Venture Competition.
The competition, created by the Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Calgary’s Haskayne School of Business and Innovate Calgary in partnership with PROPEL Energy Tech Forum, gives budding entrepreneurs, seed-stage companies, researchers and students a platform to introduce their emerging energy technology companies and concepts to a panel of industry experts and potential investors.
WHAT: Energy New Venture Competition
WHEN: Monday, January 26, 2015
Welcome: 9:05 – 9:35 a.m.
Concept stream presentations and demo booths: 9:45 – 11:45 a.m.
Venture stream presentations and demo booths: 12:45 to 3:00 p.m.
Reception, keynote and awards: 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
WHERE: 54th floor, The Bow, 500 Centre Street SE
WHO: Jim Dewald, Dean, Haskayne School of Business
Peter Garrett, President, Innovate Calgary
Sherri Brillon, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial
Ricardo Angel, Managing Director, GE Ventures