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CapitalRoad Key Events


March 13, 2018 – Vancouver, Canada

The Forum features presentations from Canada’s most promising technology companies, as approximately 40 technology companies compete for the attention of top tier investors from across Canada and the United States. Focusing on both Information Technology and Sustainable Technology companies, the Canadian Financing Forum matches North American corporate and venture capital investors with entrepreneurs on their way to building world-class technology companies.Plug into the Canadian Financing Forum! Further your strategic networking agenda in Vancouver as we bring together the west coast’s largest gathering of corporate development leaders from some of the most active acquirers in IT and Sustainable Technology, the most active US and Canadian VC firms, and the most accomplished M&A professionals.


September 27 & 28, 2018 – Banff, Alberta

Banff Venture Forum, Canada’s premier company financing event, is designed to showcase the hottest hi-tech companies from across North America, offer insight into key issues within the industry, provide a premium networking opportunity and give companies a chance to learn from world-class professionals in the investment community. Since its inception in 1999, Banff Venture Forum has realised an order of magnitude scale of growth in all respects, with the 2012 Forum hosting in excess of 40 venture capital firms, 47 presenting companies and 350 delegates. Featuring technology companies across two streams, Information Technology and Energy & Environmental Technology, the Banff Venture Forum provides emerging technology companies with unparalleled visibility and an opportunity to present to leading private equity and venture capital investors from across North America.

Upcoming Partner Events


Energy New Venture Competition 2018

February 6, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta

Started in 2014 the Energy New Venture Competition, hosted by the Haskayne School of Business’ Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, is Canada’s leading early-stage pitch competition dedicated to the advancement of emerging innovations for the energy sector. Open to concept and venture stage companies, entrepreneurs, researchers and students from around the globe, the one day Energy New Venture Competition is supplemented with a pre-event comprehensive mentorship and professional training program led by event partner, Innovate Calgary. The competition includes invaluable exposure to a community of more than 200 investors and industry leaders and the chance at more than $100,000 in cash and in-kind prizes. The free, public competition takes place on February 6, 2018 in Calgary and is supported by PROPEL.


June 2018 – Calgary, Canada

The 2018 CVCA Annual Conference is Canada’s largest gathering of venture capital and private equity professionals. The three-day event will bring together leading voices in private capital for compelling panel discussions, keynote presentations, and networking opportunities. The conference theme – Capitalizing on Change: Uncertainty & Opportunity in Canada’s Shifting Economy will deliver fresh industry insights and a comprehensive look at the investment landscape.