Program

This event is by invitation only. RSVP requited.

March 25

 Presentation Rehearsal 10 am – 1 pm
Korean  delegations will rehearse presentations at Ryerson University.

  MaRS 2:30 pm
MaRS will introduce their programs and facilities.

  Welcome Reception 6:30 pm
Consulate General of Republic of Korea in Toronto will host a welcome reception for the Korean delegation.

 
March 26

  Opening Ceremony  9-10 am
Welcome and introduction from KOVA and INKE-Toronto representatives.

  Startup Presentations  10 am-12 noon
Presentations of technology and investment opportunities by eight promising Korean startup ventures and two local Korean Canadian startups.

  Networking Lunch  12-2 pm
Buffet style networking lunch. Grab your lunch and mingle with Korean startups, scientists, engineers, venture capitalists, bankers and representatives from the Ontario Centre of Excellence, Invest Toronto and other participants.

  One on One meeting  2-4 pm
A private one-to-one setting to ask questions and explore the investment opportunities. Each startup will have a table. Appointment is necessary with the Forum organizer before 2 pm.

  Collaboration Brainstorming  4:30-5:30 pm
Discussion on collaboration in innovation, commercialization and globalization among KOVA, INKE, AKCSE, OCE, Korean startups and venture capitalists.

  Reception  & Dinner  6-9 pm
Honourable Reza Moridi, Minister of Research and Innovation will be the Keynote Speaker. This will be a great opportunity to meet Consul General of Republic of Korea, presidents of Korean Banks, venture capitalists and other professionals.

 
March 27

  OneEleven 10:30 am
Oneeleven will introduce their programs and facilities.

  Canada’s Technology Triangle 1 pm
Canada’s Technology Triangle will introduce their programs and facilities.

  Communitech 3 pm
Communitech will introduce their programs and facilities.