StartupFest Kicks-Off in Montreal This Week!

Techie aficionados, investors and entrepreneurs alike are eagerly awaiting the kick-off to the highly anticipated StartupFest in Montreal. This year’s agenda is looking to be especially dynamic with a host of speakers and guests working on some of the most ground-breaking ventures to-date. If you’re looking to pitch your own idea or are simply on the lookout for what the tech world has to offer, StartupFest is sure to cater to all needs and provide for a superb networking opportunity.

This year’s lineup of speakers includes Alexis Ohanian of Reddit, Ooshma Garg of Gobble, Janice Taylor of Just be Friends, Carl Mercier of VarageSale and so many more reputable names in the startup sphere. Thousands of dollars in prizes are up for grabs for startups with the ability to pitch to some of the most veteran judges in the space, willing to give the next great idea a shot in the entrepreneurial world. Between the keynote talks, the Tent Village’s networking opportunities, the pitching platforms and other exclusive events, this four day festival is set to offer just about everything and anything startup-ers are looking for. The full agenda is available to view directly on the StartupFest site.

StartupFest kicks off on the 13th with a day’s worth of speakers and a launch party starting at 5:30 p.m. EST. Purchase your tickets directly on the registration page.

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Christina is a Montreal-based freelance writer and journalist covering a variety of topics from culture and art to human rights and music.