SILICON VALLEY IMMERSION PROGRAM
Our Startup Immersion Program is designed to help connect Canadian startups from select industries to Silicon Valley investment, customers, strategic partnerships and experienced industry leaders.
Upcoming: Food & Ag Immersion July - December 2019
The 4-month program includes an advanced preparation phase, a full week of curated meetings, introductions, workshops and events in Silicon Valley. We’ll also follow up with mentorship and business connections that ensure your startup maintains its ties with the most valuable technology eco-system in the world.
Trip to the Valley
A fully planned week in Silicon Valley
Welcome dinner with cohort, sponsors, program advisors and other Valley leaders
Pitch presentation session to VCs, corporate venture, mentors, advisors
Individual meetings with targeted contacts
Evening dinner and social events with founders, investors, mentors and influencers
Meet face-face with a Silicon Valley advisor in your focus area
BEFORE THE TRIP
We’ll help you
Polish your pitch deck to make sure it’s “Valley ready”
Intro you on how to fundraise in the Valley
Perfect your presentation skills
Target investors that are the right fit for your startup
Apply for travel funding reimbursement
AFTER THE TRIP
We’ll be in touch
Monthly check-ins to maintain ties with the Valley
Follow up phone calls
Continued introductions to targeted contacts
Newsletter with valuable events and industry opportunities
Registration Opens Late April 2019
Become a Program Partner
Join our program and receive early access to a broad range of Canadian Food & AgriTech companies.
Provide input on program elements
Nominate companies into the cohort
Seat on selection committee with full access to all applicants
Attend the events in Silicon Valley
Sponsorship recognition at dinner & receptions
Ability to offer continued mentorship
Have questions or want to learn more about sponsorship opportunities?
Contact us for inquiries and a detailed overview of the program offerings.