(External) Langara College & Volition Virtual Student Showcase

05 Aug 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm PDT

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Langara College Web & Mobile Design & Development program students will showcase their Capstone projects in a pitch style presentation.

 

About this Event

In 12 short weeks, highly talented term 4 students have formed groups and together have built a full UI/UX, user-focused/customer-centric native mobile app and web-app, a fully functioning secure database, a business model, beachhead marketing strategy, and full pitch & presentation, as well as an accompanying demo.

The students' projects are centred on ideas that bring innovation and advancement to the tech field in Canada.

This Student Showcase provides invaluable experience for the soon-to-be graduating students and offers the audience an opportunity to scout new talent and exciting ideas from the future of the tech world.

Unlike most pitch events, the panel will provide feedback and Q&A, as well as judge and select the top team/project of the event.

This will be a free event. All industry professionals and students are welcome to meet talented teams and individuals and vet their projects.

LINK TO JOINAvailable upon registration

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/langara-college-volition-virtual-student-showcase-tickets-112862797666

PLEASE NOTE: Doors close after 30 minutes.

 

 

What to Expect

On August 5th, join us in cheering on students from Langara College Web & Mobile Design & Development program, who will brave the virtual 'stage' to present their Capstone project, with the goal of getting strategic feedback from leaders in the Canadian tech and startup ecosystem.

As an attendee, you will have the opportunity to vote on the audience favourite, as well as engage with students and panel via polls, Q&A and Live Chat. And, if you feel you can support the teams or just want to connect, we'll provide space for that as well.

For our part, we commit to creating a comfortable and engaging space for all who attend.

 

 

FEEDBACK PANELISTS:

 

 

RUN OF SHOW

18:00 PT: Check-in and Opening Remarks. Introduction of feedback panelists and appreciation for sponsors and partners

18:30 - 19:30 PT: Pitch and Presentations From student groups

19:30 - 19:45 PT: Audience vote on Audience Favourite and Q&A

19:45 - 20:00PT - Announce Winner and Wrap Up

 

 

About Volition

At Volition, we support entrepreneurs by providing space for conversations, connections, and practical skill-building. We believe that you never know what can come from a conversation and continually look for ways to create opportunities for connection and collaboration. Volition has hosted almost 100 Pitch Events across Canada, the U.S., and Europe, with 5000+ audience members and over 550 startups pitching at these events.

Volition works hard to promote and commend students who they believe are the new wave of entrepreneurs and innovators. Our goal is to provide ample opportunities for students so they have the opportunity to showcase their talent in front of an audience full of tech experts and enthusiasts.

 

About Langara College

Langara College is one of BC's leading undergraduate institutions providing University Studies, Career Studies, and Continuing Studies programs and courses to more than 21,000 students annually. The Web and Mobile App Design and Development is a two-year post-baccalaureate diploma program that focuses on web and mobile app design and development, from concept to deployment.

05 Aug 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm PDT

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