The entrepreneur seminars and workshops offered by RIC Centre include the Growing Your Business bi-monthly breakfast-with-the-experts seminars: an excellent way to network and gain valuable information from aspiring businesses, enterprise companies, service providers and government organizations. During these entrepreneur seminars, three guest speakers (an academic, an industry specialist and an entrepreneur) present their expert advice, followed by a panel discussion. The session ends with a lively networking period. All previous event presentations are displayed on our website.
Coming soon: Growing Your Business- Tech Trends for 2017: Convergent Technologies
December 1, 2016 from 8AM – 11AM at RIC Centre
Past Event: Growing Your Business – Tactics for Successful Crowdfunding
Date: Thursday, September 15, 2016
Time: 8:00AM – 11:00AM
Venue: Xerox Research Centre of Canada (Pake Auditorium)
Address: 2660 Speakman Drive, Mississauga, ON L5K 2L1
As the idea behind crowdfunding to raise capital for startups grows more and more popular among entrepreneurs, it becomes even more essential for entrepreneur to learn more about campaign execution tactics and regulatory guidelines. This seminar will consist of two panel discussions that aim to highlight the essentials of running a crowdfunding campaign: from start to finish! These include selecting the type of campaign, the process of choosing goals, strategies surrounding creating rewards, crafting the pitch, and campaign marketing. Furthermore, the legal aspects of different types of crowdfunding will be emphasized in this seminar. The event will feature the actual story of an entrepreneur who has gone through the process of crowdfunding followed by panel discussions.This event is your chance to learn all the tips and tricks in crowdfunding and to network with the right experts and organizations!