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Party starts early! Kick-off to the #BCTECH Summit on March 13!
February 23rd 2017 at 09:03 AM
Party starts early! Kick-off to the #BCTECH Summit on March 13th

If a full two-day conference wasn’t enough, the #BCTECH Summit has upped its ante with MORE fun at pre-Summit festivities on March 13th.   
Join us for: 

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM - LipSync Monday Makathon  
Teams can sign up and donate their time to support the Neil Squire So
ciety. Teams will build the LipSync, a mouth-operated joystick with sip and puff controls which will enable a person with disabilities to use a touchscreen on their wheelchair.  Register here >

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM - The Pivot Moment, hosted by BDC  
For entrepreneurs looking to scale up, join BDC’s Chief Economist for a complimentary cocktail event to find out how your tech company can get ready for exponential growth! Register here> 

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM - #BCTECH on the Terrace  
The public kick-off to the #BCTECH Summit that will bring toget
her Summit delegates and the community-at-large to celebrate tech and culture. Let the connecting begin on the Pacific West Terrace of the Vancouver Convention Centre where you’ll find food trucks, entertainment and so much more!  

7:00 PM – 8:30 PM - Igniting Investment for Business Growth: Fireside Chat with the Dragons 
Hosted by the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade, hear how Bruce Croxon & Manjit Minhas, two of Canada’s leading entrepreneurs have quickly and successfully established multimillion dollar companies in highly competitive markets. Learn more here > 

7:00 PM – 8:30 PM – Generation Startup  
First-ever Canadian screening of Generation Startup, a documentary following six entrepreneurs in Detroit. Free event - pre-register here > 

See all the details here or stay up-to-date on all the March 13th activities on our Facebook page here.  

Here at Innovation Island, we’re getting excited for #BCTECH Summit, BC’s largest tech conference – and now even more so with a big kick-off at #BCTECH on the Terrace!  See you at there!