Canada's largest startup event, for aspiring founders, ground-breaking innovators and veteran entrepreneurs from around the world.
Startupfest is known for rethinking the standard event format. Crowned “a music festival for startups” by Reddit Founder Alexis Ohanian, you’ll have tangible opportunities to make the connections you need, in one of the world’s most iconic festival cities.
Montréal is the cultural capital of Canada, and as soon as you get here you’ll understand why. The city has an unbeatable festival vibe, and is second to none in the summertime! It’s also been home to the largest series A round in Canada, and the most VC dollars invested in any Canadian city in 2018.
Startupfest is the perfect opportunity to collaborate with some of the champions of the global technology and startup scenes. The event program consists of, amongst other things, keynote speakers, elevator pitches, tent village, workshops, conferences, real money prizes and fun activities. Entrepreneurs get to keep abreast of changes and connect with potential investors, whereas VCs, find themselves in a position to find the next hot deal and see where the industry is headed.