April 28th, 2017
Toronto Networking (Jun 1, 2016): Fintech Crowdfunding Summer Kickoff Event
NCFA Canada | May 11, 2016
Summer Kickoff Networking Event!
Join the NCFA, Crowdmatrix and Extreme Accelerator and our amazing sponsors that support Financial Innovation such as InvestNextDoor, HiveWire, Borrowell and CoinSquare for a summer kickoff networking night for the fintech crowdfunding community in the heart of the financial district in Toronto.
Cast off the winter blues and head up to the EVP Rooftop patio for sweeping panoramic views and some frosty Highlander Brew and delicious Quidni Estates Wine. Interested in disrupting the finance industry, raising capital or setting up the new fintech VC index fund? Here's a perfect opportunity to mingle with founders and leading experts of fintech startups, and like-minded investors. Strategize with colleagues, friends and potential partners to propel your venture to the next milestone in one of Canada's fastest growing sectors.
June 1, 2015 (5:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Location: Extreme Venture Partners (Rooftop patio)
Address: 67 Yonge Street, 16th Floor, Toronto, ON M5E 1J8 (map)
Registration and Ticket Prices:
$20 Early Crowd (SOLD OUT)
$25 Entrepreneurs and Investors (SOLD OUT)
$30 Standard Tickets (SOLD OUT)
(Some Tickets Available At the Door $35)
All tickets include entrance, food and drinks
Add 13% HST (we'll cover Picatic and payment processing fees)
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Who is this event for?
This event is for entrepreneurs and investors in the fintech crowdfunding community: NCFA members, partners and affiliates, as well as anyone interested in networking and collaborating with startups, private angel investors, early stage VC's and experts in the crowdfunding, fintech and alternative finance sectors such as funding portals, frictionless finance, infrastructure, marketing automation, credit/risk, payments, crypto, blockchain, trust & transparency, IoT and big data.
About National Crowdfunding Association of Canada
The National Crowdfunding Association of Canada (NCFA Canada) is a cross-Canada non-profit actively engaged with both social and investment crowdfunding stakeholders across the country. NCFA Canada provides education, research, leadership, support and networking opportunities to over 1300+ members and works closely with industry, government, academia, community and eco-system partners and affiliates to create a strong and vibrant crowdfunding industry in Canada. Learn more at www.ncfacanada.org.
Crowdmatrix Inc. is building an online equity crowdfunding platform that, when launched, will facilitate capital-raising by bringing together companies seeking private funding and sophisticated investors that are willing to back them. A portfolio company of Extreme Venture Partners, Crowdmatrix will leverage technology to provide entrepreneurs and growth companies with an efficient marketplace where they can find capital, close deals and fund their ambitions. For more information please visit www.crowdmatrix.co.
About Extreme Venture Partners
Extreme Venture Partners (EVP) is one of Canada’s most successful venture capital funds over the past decade. With its focus on mobile, EVP I (launched in 2007) achieved superior investment returns while helping to launch and help grow more than 20 companies which ultimately lead to over 1000 well paying technology jobs in Canada. For more information please visit www.evp.vc.
HiveWire is a triple-bottom line enterprise focused on accelerating the adoption of clean technology solutions, as well as enabling social enterprises, by assisting with the efficient allocation of capital to companies and projects. We help organizations access the power of the crowd through the application of innovative technology. Our overall goal is to facilitate connections between investors and opportunities by developing integrated ecosystems that generate shared value. For more information please visit www.hivewire.ca.
We’ve hit the reset button on borrowing and investing. We make small business lending profitable for banks, credit unions and even consumers. Our marketplace and lending-as-a-service solutions automate and improve each step of the lending lifecycle, from finding the right businesses, to ensuring white-glove post-loan servicing. We make sure the experience is painless and profitable for everyone. For more information please visit www.investnextdoor.ca.
About Highlander Brew Co
Highlander Brew Co. is located in South River, Ontario, in the Almaguin Highlands from which Highlander takes its name. The brewery began operations in 2009 when Brewmaster Brian Wilson made the brewery’s first beer, a traditional Scottish Ale. For more information please visit www.highlanderbrewco.com.
About Quidni Estate Winery
Before it all began we looked at each other and asked: Why not? We took a chance, rolled up our sleeves, and poured everything we knew into an age-old process. With a desire to create something that would fuel conversation over delicious meals and bring good people together, we set out to make outstanding wine. Each bottle of Quidni Estate wine celebrates the philosophy of taking risks, leaving excuses at the door, and living life to the fullest. Ask yourself why not - and see where it takes you. For more information please visit www.quidniwine.com.
See you there!
Interested in getting involved as a sponsor or as a Volunteer?
If you'd like to get involved with this event please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Terms & Conditions
1. All tickets include door entrance, food and beverages. Add 13% HST to all tickets.
2. Refund policy: No refunds are available after May 18, 2016. Credit can be applied where applicable.
2. Rain policy: If it rains, we'll choose another day.