C100 Programs: Valley 101

The C100 has announced a brand new monthly program called Valley 101 which helps to connect Canadian entrepreneurs with the C100 and our network.

Here’s what you need to know:

  • Who: Canadian founders visiting the Valley for the first time and/or looking for connections with the C100′s network
  • What: A free informational event to learn the basics about how the Valley operates and where your organization could fit in. It will also allow the C100 and our partners to gain a better understanding about your business and connect with you.
  • When: 4th Wednesday of the month (except June & December)
  • Where: San Francisco Bay Area, check out theC100 calendar for event specifics

Apply Now: Click here to apply for this free event

Note: Applications must be submitted a MINIMUM of 3 weeks prior to your visit

Valley 101 Schedule:

2:00 pm – Welcome & Introductions

  • What is the C100 and the programs we offer
  • Founder’s story from the local host
  • Tour of office and meet/greet with key staff

3:15pm – Guest Speakers

  • Angel / Seed investor ~ Silicon Valley perspective
  • Canadian Consulate introductions and how they can help you
  • Questions around immigration issues and possible visa scenarios
  • Cross board issues & information on setting up a U.S. based office
  • Insights from a C100 Partner or Charter Member

5:00 pm – Networking

  • We’ll move to a local pub for happy hour with other local Canadians working in tech

Let the A100 know if you plan to go by sending an email to info@thea100.org! We’d love to help connect you.

Posted on February 6, 2015 .