DigiBC hosts Fusion Salon during Digital Week

DigiBC is hosting Vancouver Interactive Digital Week at the end of May and included in weekt of events is one that will bring together digital media ventures and potential investors. Fusion Salon runs for two days, May 26 and 27th.

Day one will showcase growth-stage, digital media companies to digital media investors and VCs. Day two will focus on startups, early and growth-stage companies in the wireless space seeking to connect with VCs from the Silicon Valley.

Digital media and wireless companies from Canada, the US and rest of the world will be selected based on their application and the selection criteria from participating investors and VCs. Each of these companies will then present to a local jury and will have 15 minutes to pitch their venture, followed by 5 minutes for questions and answers. The top 10 pitches from each group will then be invited to our qualified investors and VCs on May 26th and 27th.

Each day will begin with a panel of domain experts discussing the latest Canadian and US investment ecosystem. This will provide companies and visiting investors with an overview of the recent changes to tax incentives and investment opportunities.

The application deadline for the Fusion Salon is April 23rd. Register online.