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Friday, November 1 • 11:00am - 1:30pm
Spotlight on Vancouver - Meet and Greet w/ Local Vancouver Agencies

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Welcome to the Vancouver Zone!
The whole day on Friday the zone will be dedicated to Vancouver & BC startups/entrepreneurs, it will be a zone where you can meet local leaders, service providers and government officials to give you the tools and advice to scale up your VR/AR startup. We will also give startups the chance to have time with one of the leading VR/AR investors Ryan Wang from Outpost capital who will listen to your pitch, give you advice and offer learnings.

Tentative Schedule (To be updated)

11 am - 1:30 pm - Vancouver Open House: Meet and greet with local Vancouver agencies such as Creative BC, Vancouver Economic Commission, Entax, Gowling, Global Affairs Canada, Gowling WLG and learn about bringing your business and/or working in Vancouver.

1:30 - 2:50 pm - Meet an Investor: One on one meetings with Ryan Wang, Investor

3:00 pm - Vancouver Programming - Welcome

3:05 - 3:25 pm - Growing Your Business in Vancouver: Panel Discussion with Entax, Gowling and more.

3:25 - 3:45 pm - Investing in frontier tech: XR, AI, Blockchain and Robotics with Ryan Wang

3:45 pm - Q&A

3:55 pm - Wrap Up

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Jacqueline Gustafson

Director, Tax Incentives Practice, KPMG LLP
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Ryan Wang

Co-founder & General Partner, Outpost Capital
Ryan is Co-founder and General Partner of Outpost Capital. Established in 2015, Outpost Capital is a leading cross-border early stage venture fund based in San Francisco and China, focusing on VR/AR, Blockchain, Gaming/Esports and Digital Entertainment.Having a multicultural background... Read More →
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Dan Burgar

President, Vancouver VRARA
Dan is the President of The Vancouver VR/AR Association he's led the growth for the VR/AR ecosystem in Vancouver/BC, he's helped turn Vancouver/BC into a world leading hub for VR/AR and is continuing to build that foundation.Previously Dan has helped lead the growth at Archiact and... Read More →
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Roch Ripley

Partner, Gowling WLG
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Ryan Pernia

President, Entax

Friday November 1, 2019 11:00am - 1:30pm PDT