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THE GREAT ALBERTA PITCH MARATHON 2021

100+ Startups     1 Day

August 19, 2021 | 9 am - 6 pm MT

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An Alberta-wide 'show and tell' to showcase startups across all stages and sectors to a friendly audience with in-person afterparties in Edmonton and Calgary.

2021 DETAILS

Event Details

 

Date: August 19, 2021 | 9 am - 6 pm online

Format: Online pitches, in-person after-parties in YEG and YYC

On Aug 19, 100+ Albertan startups participated in our annual summer celebration of the Alberta Startup community. Hosts from across the province welcomed 12 startups per themed block. The event was hosted on Zoom (streamed via YouTube too) and presenters had 3 minutes to pitch their company. Audience members were encouraged to make suggestions, recommendations, and referrals in the chat or through the feedback form. After the all-day pitch marathon, there were awesome afterparties in both YEG and YYC.

2021 SCHEDULE

Block 1

09 am

Category

Energy & Cleantech

Presented by

Foresight & CDL

Block 2

10 am

Category

Agriculture & Bioscience

Presented by

Innovate Calgary, Platform Calgary & Innovate Edmonton

Block 3

11 am

Category

Food

Presented by

Taproot & Rainforest Calgary

Block 4

12 pm

Category

Health & Wellness

Presented by

W21C/Spark, UAlberta Health Accelerator & Applied Pharmaceutical Innovations

Block 5

1 pm

Category

Arts, Leisure & Travel

Presented by

VMSA & TIVMS & Thin Air Labs

Block 6

2 pm

Category

Education & Workforce

Presented by

Startup Calgary & Startup Edmonton

Block 7

3 pm

Category

Proptech

Presented by

Startup TNT & Intergen

Block 8

4 pm

Category

Manufacturing, Robotics & Aviation

Presented by

Edmonton Global & Hunter Hub

Block 9

5 pm

Category

SaaS, AI & ML

Presented by

Harvest Builders & AMII

6 pm - 9 pm | In-Person Afterparties in held in Edmonton and Calgary.

YEG afterparty

Mercer Warehouse, floor 3 (Startup Edmonton co-working space)
10359 104 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5J 1B9 - Map

YCC afterparty

Craft Beer Market
345 10 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2R 0A5 - Map

FINANCIAL SUPPORT PROVIDED BY

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"Building a cohesive innovation ecosystem."

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