Tag: Entrepreneurs

Spring Activator Weekly Idea Roundup
Posted on: January 11, 2018 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Weekly Tech Roundup: January 11, 2018

In this edition of the Tech Roundup, we talk Uber, Michelle Obama and Spotify, UBC and the top advice for entrepreneurs. 1. Uber to address Vancouver all-party ride-hailing committee on Monday An all-party committee will hear from Uber and others with a stake in ride-hailing on  Monday as it prepares for …

Posted on: January 10, 2018 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Bringing Spring’s Global Impact Philosophy to the Health Tech Industry

The Health and Technology District in Surrey is one of BC’s most rapidly growing and dynamic new health tech sector located in Surrey’s emerging innovation ecosystem. It is a unique collaborative cluster of multinational and start-up companies, international partners, clinical and research facilities, scientists, innovators and entrepreneurs, working in partnership to …

Posted on: January 5, 2018 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Collaborative Capital Raising Programs for Women Entrepreneurs

Despite rising interest, women are still underrepresented and underserved as investors — barriers to entry seem high, and knowing where and how to start can be difficult. The RAISE Collective is a community of female investors whose purpose is to change the gender ratio in innovation and funding by leveling …

Weekly Idea Roundup Spring
Posted on: January 4, 2018 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Weekly Tech Roundup: January 4, 2018

Happy New Year! See how the year is starting off in the wonderful world of Tech. 1. Canadians are most active women entrepreneurs in the world Women in Canada more likely to open their own businesses than in any other nation, according to global report. Read More 2. How Canada’s …

Posted on: January 3, 2018 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Expanding the Spring Leader’s Roundtable Program

Spring is thrilled to be partnering once again with the City of Campbell River and their Modern Entrepreneur Series in 2018! With this series, we will be supporting the startup community in Campbell River with growing their businesses through workshops, resources and Leader’s Roundtables. They will be hosting a number of …

Weekly Idea Roundup Spring
Posted on: December 14, 2017 Posted by: Spring Activator Comments: 0

Weekly Tech Roundup: December 14, 2017

Hi everyone, check out the links for this week’s Tech Roundup. 1. CryptoKitties makes it onto Product Hunt and AngelList Weekly!  In CrypyoKitties, users collect and breed oh-so-adorable creatures that we call CryptoKitties! Each kitty has a unique genome that defines its appearance and traits. Players can breed their kitties …