Politik Announces Sophomore ‘Subculture’ Event in Vancouver

Politik has announced their sophomore Subculture event in Vancouver on January 29.

The event will be held in conjunction with BCIC and Auro at The Pint in Gastown and will feature an opening keynote by Rahul Sood, Founder and CEO of Unikrn and Former GM of Microsoft Ventures. Other speakers include Daniel Dubois, founder of ShareShed; Amy Rae, Principal at VanEdge Capital; and Jayesh Parmar, CEO of Picatic.

“Subculture Vancouver will combine meet-up, conference and pitch off formats for an inspiring evening of explosive conversation, networking and chaos. The two winning BC startups will move on and pitch to Steve Wozniak, Robert Herjavec, Bruce Croxon and Christine Herron at the Subculture finale at our Interzone ceremony in March,” said Robert Brennan Hart, Politik CEO and Subculture Chair.

Interzone is a three day conference being held at the Fairmont Banff Springs from March 11 to 13. It has been called “The most important technology event in the history of Canada” and is bringing Steve Wozniak, the CEO’s of Citrix and ServiceNow and C-level executives from Twitter, Intel, GoDaddy, Paypal, Workday, OpenText, Cisco, HP, Harvard and Warner Music to write the future of enterprise technology.

Companies looking to present at Subculture Vancouver should have a proven business model and be looking for investment or be acquisition ready. Applications can be made here. The deadline for applications is January 16, 2015. The prize package includes a pass to Interzone, a spot at the Subculture Finale, and a night’s accommodation at The Fairmont Banff Springs.

The first 20 people to use the code BCICVIP will receive a complimentary registration to Subculture. Registration for Interzone is also open online and the first 20 people to use the code TECHVIBES-VIP will receive a full three day event pass for only $795.