Team Building 101 Event – Keys to Success

We know that building a team is challenging and this event aims to bring together leaders of different backgrounds and experiences to share their perspective on how to make Diversity and Inclusion part of your company values.

They will share their ‘why’, their stories, challenges, successes, tips and answer your questions about building an environment that appeals to people of all backgrounds, and sets them up for success. Join us for a roundtable in this closed setting where we discuss best practices for building a team.

What is the Agenda?

  • Short Presentation on the Founder Institute & [PARTNER] Partnership
  • Panel Discussion
  • Q&A Panel
  • Networking, Socializing, wine and appetizers!

This event is free to attend. Join us for a fun evening!

Startup Pitch Bootcamp – Brought by Founder Institute

If you have a strong idea that could be pitched more clearly, then join us for the Startup Pitch Bootcamp. In just three hours, this intensive workshop will help you improve your pitching skills and understand the components of a great pitch, providing plenty of practice until you get it right. Pitching is a key skill of every successful entrepreneur.

  • How do you communicate your business clearly to employees, customers, and investors?
  • What are some common pitching mistakes that make you look inexperienced?
  • What is the best way to pitch your business?

This event is free to attend. Join us for a fun evening!

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Finance Tips for a Profitable Business – Abstract Financial Consulting

Join us for an informative evening full of tips and tools to organize your finances and take your business to the next level!

Join us for an informative evening to help you take your business to the next level! This interactive workshop will provide you with:
1) Easy to use templates that you can take home
2) Control of your businesses financial future
3) Free wine and cheese

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Mindlift Workshop with Kasper Van Der Meulen

Vancouver Real is excited to bring you Kasper Van Der Meulen, head teacher of the Wim Hof Academy and master of the mind

“The mind is a tool that can be developed through training, just like any muscle in the body”

~ Kasper van der Meulen

We live in an amazing era of high-speed information, hyper-connection and endless opportunity, but it also faces us with the challenges of mass-distraction, negative stress and analysis paralysis. The good news is that this amazing new world also offers us the opportunity – like never before – to take responsibility into our own hands, to control our lifestyle factors, and to train our minds to be healthy and happy and free to choose the life we want.


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How to Build a Website – Introduction to WordPress

No matter who you are, these days it pays to know how to build and maintain a website. Join Juno Parlange, founder and principal at Organic Code Design, for a hands-on introduction to website design and WordPress web development.


Between the combination of design and development the goal is to build a website that represents your mission and vision, engages your audience, and provides a fluid user experience. This interactive session will provide you the opportunity to draw on Juno’s years of experience in the industry and accelerate those first steps on the path to building your own online presence.

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Become a Great Contract CFO with Tandem Accounting

Tandem is looking for entrepreneurial minded, part-time, contract CFOs interested in becoming founders in innovative startup companies. Tandem Accounting Group is a firm of affiliate Independent Professional CFO’s, Controllers, Project Accountants and Bookkeepers. We specialize in investing and working with Companies with high growth potential. Tandem CFOs have access to bookkeeping and back office services to support them in their role in each position. The ideal CFO will be an experienced CPA with a willingness to learn and work with exciting new clients in Vancouver’s thriving startup business community.


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Connecting BC & Southern California Networking Reception

Presented by MAPLE Business Council

MAPLE Business Council® is a Southern California based non-profit organization of executives, entrepreneurs, investors and service providers that promotes trade, investment and entrepreneurship between Southern California and Canada.

MAPLE is bringing a delegation from Southern California during the week of the BC Tech Summit, and are hosting this reception to give our delegates and business leaders in the Vancouver area and opportunity to network and learn more about doing business in both markets.

Join us at The Profile’s “Million Dollar Room”, where drinks and hors d’œuvres will be served and featuring the ‘Canada 150’ wines of BC’s own Castoro de Oro Estate Winery, sponsored by Snell & Wilmer and Air Canada.

If you would like to learn more about MAPLE, our visiting delegates, or how your business might be a fit for this event, please reach out to us at [email protected] or (714) 831-1144.




MAPLE Business Council® is an executive-level organization promoting cross-border investment, trade and entrepreneurship between Canada and Southern California. MAPLE will be in Vancouver for the BC Tech Summit promoting the launch of MAPLE HOUSE, a weeklong program for startups to travel to Southern California and immerse their company in a whirlwind of meetings with Investors, Strategic Relationships and Sales opportunities.

Join Maple @ The Profile


Based in Santa Monica in the heart of Silicon Beach, Expert Dojo, the largest Startup Accelerator in Southern California is launching a program specifically targeted to Vancouver early stage companies to have them prepare for and attend the next Investor Festival. Come meet Brian McMahon, founder of the Dojo and learn how you can join the next Vancouver cohort and take your startup to the largest market in North America.

Join Expert dojo @ The Profile