Fields Innovation Day

November 21, 2017 at 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Location:Fields Institute
222 College Street
Toronto, Ontario
Audience:Current Students, Faculty
Key Contact:Malgosia Ip
Contact Email:mip@fields.utoronto.ca
Contact Phone:(416) 348-9710 x. 3024

Fields is hosting its annual Innovation Day on Tuesday, November 21 from 4-6 pm. This event is meant for students and researchers in the mathematical sciences who have an idea for a startup company, or who or who want to learn more about the resources and pathways available to entrepreneurs. The Fields Institute will host venture capitalists and startup founders, to share their experiences, approaches to developing ideas and securing funding for them. Following a question and answer session there will be a networking reception in the Institute. Limited funding is also available for student travel expenses.

Panelists:

Grace Castillo-Soyao, Founder and CEO at Self Care Catalysts

Dan Rosen, d1g1t

Ian Ainsworth, Extreme Venture Partners Inc

Adam Felesky, Portage Ventures

More to be announced.

Moderator: Dr. Karen Sievewright, Chief Innovation Officer at hjc. Former Managing Director, Banting & Best Centre for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at University of Toronto.

For more information see http://www.fields.utoronto.ca/.