Fierce Founders is open to passionate female entrepreneurs with a tech-based startup. Hosted by Communitech, the program is made up of a six-day bootcamp focused on customer validation, business fundamentals and pitch refining.
The Velocity Residence is not your average university dorm. Located on campus at the University of Waterloo, the Residence provides a unique opportunity for students to live and work in an entrepreneurial environment, and meet people with similar interests. The Residence was the genesis for the Velocity program, and many successful startups have begun inside its walls since 2008, including Kik, Mappedin, and Couple.
January 26, 2022: As you start the day, you begin a conversation with Aaron, chatting about what’s in the news, the day ahead of you, and bouncing around ideas for a problem you’re stuck on. But Aaron is not human.
When Sukh Singh first had the idea for uCiC (pronounced: you see, I see) he was commuting to his job in Toronto. After seeing a fleet of fire trucks rush by his bus, Singh turned and saw that half his street was on fire, with no way or knowing if his house was affected.
Funding for early stage companies is an important part of the support Velocity provides. The Velocity Fund is a grant program for startups and aspiring entrepreneurs to win funding through competitions held three times per year. Before the day is out, we will have awarded $125,000 in funding! Join us for a jam-packed day including: 11 … Continue reading "S17 Velocity Fund Finals (VFF)"