(External) Pitch Canada (virtual)

22 Oct 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm PDT

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About this Event

Are you a startup with operations in Canada wanting to gain visibility, feedback, and connections?

APPLY TO PITCH BEFORE OCT. 15 @10 PM PDT (more info below): https://forms

At Volition, we support entrepreneurs from across Canada and beyond by providing space for conversations, connections, and practical skill-building--and that's what our pitch events are all about!

We've hosted almost 100 pitch events with 5000+ attendees, and we're excited to host this next event, Pitch Canada!


VIRTUAL EVENT LINKZoom webinar, sent via Eventbrite following registration.

PLEASE NOTE: Doors close after 30mins (a recording will be made available for all registered attendees)



Who's on the panel?

  • Paul BrassardCo-Founder & Managing Partner of Volition (host)
  • TBA




Up to eight entrepreneurs from across Canada will take the virtual 'stage' to present their 3-minute startup pitch and receive strategic feedback from leaders in the Canadian startup ecosystem.

Attendees! You will have the opportunity to vote on a 'top pitch', as well as engage with pitchers and panel via polls, Q&A and Live Chat. If you can support a pitcher or want to connect, we'll provide space for that as well.

For our part, we commit to creating a comfortable and engaging space for the startup community to gather.




Up to 100 community members who keen to connect and learn with others in the startup ecosystem. This includes:

  • Entrepreneurs (and aspiring ones)
  • Investors
  • Educators
  • Students
  • Ecosystem supporters and service providers
  • ...and those who are just plain curious

The pitchers: Startups, early to growth stage, wanting to gain pitch feedback, visibility, and tactical tips from industry leaders in entrepreneurship. NOTE: you do not have to be raising capital to pitch.

THIS EVENT IS NOT FOR...companies applying to pitch with a sole intent of 'selling' their product or service to our community.




13:00 - 13:15 PDT | 16:00-16:15 EDT - Check-in and Opening Remarks

13:15 - 14:45 PDT | 16:15 - 17:45 EDT - Pitch and Presentations

14:45 - 15:00 PDT | 17:45 - 18:00 EDT - Audience vote on Top Pitch and Wrap Up

NOTE: doors close after 30 minutes



Pitch application [APPLY BY 10 PM PDT OCTOBER 15]

If you are applying to pitch, you do not need to register for a ticket as well. Follow this link apply to pitch; you will receive a confirmation email regarding your application within 72 hours. NOTES:

  • In order for your application to be accepted, you need to be based in or have operations in Canada.
  • We will be accepting applications from entrepreneurs all across Canada and will strive for geographic and gender diversity.
  • You can be at any stage (ideation to growth) and in any vertical/industry

22 Oct 2020
1:00pm - 3:00pm PDT

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