Start Innovation speed dating

Innovation speed dating

Open to both startups and corporate teams, you’ll have one minute to share your vision before fielding some tough questions from our experts. Canadian Film Centre’s Media Lab, in partnership with Corus Entertainment, invite start-ups with VR technologies and solutions to pitch for a spot in a new 3-day virtual reality intensive ‘VR IDEABOOST’ taking place Feb 28th – March 3rd, 2017.

Judges from Rogers will select the top innovator who will work with our teams to fine tune their idea and get connected to key Rogers decision makers with the ultimate goal of creating a pilot.

FRIDAY ONLY Entrepreneurs looking to start or grow their business often have the same questions – and while resources are available, it can be challenging to quickly connect to the right information.

The winning solution is eligible to receive up to $25,000 to design and implement their winning pitch.

Ma RS’ wants to know how you’re preparing for the #futureofwork.

Best pitch will also win free flights to Los Angeles on March 22nd, 2017, an invitation to join the CFC’s LA media and entertainment networking event, and an opportunity to present to members of CFC IDEABOOST’S LA Investment Advisory Group.

THURSDAY ONLY The Brookfield Institute for Innovation Entrepreneurship’s (BII E) recent study The Talented Mr.

Robot: The impact of automation on Canada’s workforce found that over the next 10 to 20 years, 42% of the Canadian labour force is at a high risk of being affected by automation.

Future-proofing our young people will require a high degree of digital literacy.

Rogers is disrupting markets with emerging technologies and reshaping Canadian business and consumer experiences.

We are looking for innovative ways for sports and media fans to engage with the content they love; to improve our wireless and residential customer experience; and to deliver technologies like cloud and other next-generation solutions to help Canadian businesses grow for success.

Mercedes-Benz is seeking new business models and approaches that have the potential to impact the processes of consumer data and sales.