Program

This event is by invitation only. RSVP required.

October 17th

 Orientation 6 pm – 9 pm
Welcoming remarks and orientation for Korean startups.

 

October 18th

 Guest Speaker Presentation 9 am – 10 am
Korean delegations will receive mentoring from industry professionals and prepare for the demo day.

 Mentoring and Demo Day Preparations 10 am – 1 pm
Korean delegations will receive mentoring from industry professionals and prepare for the demo day.

 Mentoring and Investor Relations 2 pm – 5 pm
Korean delegations will receive mentoring from industry professionals and prepare their meetings with potential investors.

 

October 19th

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

  Demo Day and Business Matching  10 am – 3 pm
Presentations of technology and investment opportunities by 20+ hot Korean startup ventures and local Korean Canadian startups.

  Startup Presentations  10 am – 12 noon
Presentations of technology and investment opportunities by Korean startups in the “Healthcare”, “Smart Building”, and “Media, Entertainment, and Education” sectors.

  Networking Lunch  12 – 1 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.

  Startup Presentations  1 pm – 3 pm
Presentations of technology and investment opportunities by Korean startups in the “IoT” sector.

  Reception & Gala Dinner  6-9 pm
Dinner with a Keynote speaker, entertainment and a cocktail reception. This will be a great opportunity to meet Consul General of Republic of Korea, presidents of Korean Banks, venture capitalists and other professionals.

 

October 20th

  Angel Capital Expo  8 am – 5:30 pm
Attend the Angel Capital Expo held by the Keiritsu Forums.  Startups will hold presentations, hold one-on-one biz-matching, and investor relationship opportunities.

  Networking Social  7 pm – 9 pm
Opportunity to mingle with Korean startups, scientists, engineers, and business professionals.

 

October 21st

  MaRS  10 am – 11 am
MaRS will introduce their programs and facilities.

  Luncheon & Tradeshow  12:30 pm – 3 pm
Startups will attend the Vaughn 2016 International Business Summit.  Event includes a luncheon and a tradeshow event which the Korean startups will participate in.