Startupfest is not just for startups anymore!

At this summer’s Startupfest we are introducing something a little different – something we’ve created for the unique communities who attend the Festival.

Building on the success of our annual AcceleratorFest, we are thrilled to announce the launch of the Premium Fests: a series of five unique, one-day events packed with cutting-edge content, out-of-the-boardroom networking and lively workshops, all designed by and for the diverse audiences in the startup landscape.

Presented by BDC Capital, the Premium Fests are intimate, one-day forums for investors, founders, angels, innovators and accelerators to connect directly with each other, all leading up to the kick off of Startupfest.

NOTE: All Premium Fests require a separate registration. Due to the limited capacity of these events, tickets won’t last long. Register today to secure your spot and make Startupfest last that much longer.

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Angelfest smaller AngelFest is a one-day event dedicated to exposing what’s next in early-stage startup investment. This Premium Fest brings together seasoned and prospective members of the global angel investment community for a day dedicated to best practices, how-tos, and deep discussions, all in a highly dynamic and unconventional environment.

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AcclereatorFest 500x169AcceleratorFest is designed for those who run accelerators – the directors, program managers and community managers who drive acceleration programs across the globe. Now in its fourth year, this event is the best place for leaders to share, learn, and iterate their models to adapt to the current realities of the market.

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fundfest smallerFundFest, a 2016 special edition of the BDC FUNDamental Principals events, is not the average investor meeting. This specialized Premium Fest brings together leading members of the investment community for an ‘out-of-the-boardroom’ day of honest and high-impact conversation.

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Scaleupfest smallerScaleupFest is an exclusive gathering for founders past the initial seed round, growing a foundational team and ready to take everything to the next level. ScaleupFest will illuminate what is often unaddressed – candid war stories, hard advice, the science and art of startup growth and more.

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hackerfest smallerHack from a hammock on the Montreal waterfront this summer. Join international innovators for the inaugural HackerFest – a 24-hour, outdoor, multi-topic, innovation marathon for developers, designers, inventors and all-around creators.

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