TEC Edmonton

June 30, 2011 15:19 ET

AccelerateAB Brings Together Alberta's Tech Community

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - June 30, 2011) - Roderick Mah Centre for Continuous Learning, Mount Royal University, Calgary AB http://thec100.org/accelerateab

Calling all Alberta Entrepreneurs! Come meet, mingle and network with investors, been-there-done-that entrepreneurs and some of the most influential personalities in tech from the Silicon Valley and across Canada! Share with and learn from other like-minded entrepreneurs in your own backyard.

The C100, A100, Startup Calgary, StartUp Edmonton, TEC Edmonton and Calgary Technologies. have joined together to present a transformative community event, AccelerateAB. Focused on the topic of "Building World Class Companies" this conference will offer Alberta tech entrepreneurs relevant and practical content to grow their companies up to the next level.

Keynote speaker: Howard Lindzon, Founder of StockTwits;

Other speakers and panellists include:

  • Art Wong, CEO, IronKey (C100)
  • Boris Wertz, Founder, GrowLab & CEO, WMedia Ventures (C100)
  • Anthony Lee, General Partner, Altos Ventures (C100)
  • Mark Macleod, General Partner, Real Ventures
  • Robert Simon, Partner, Ariva Partners (C100)
  • Derek Ball, CEO, Tynt
  • Brian Wong, Founder, Kiip (C100)
  • Danny Robinson, CEO, BCIC (C100)
  • Shawn Abbott, Partner, iNovia (A100)
  • Stephen Kenny, Professor, MRU & serial entrepreneur (A100)
  • Brad Zumwalt, Founder, Veer (A100)
  • Patrick Lor, President Fotolia & former Director at iStockphoto.com (A100)
  • Stephen King, Former CEO, Mob4Hire, CMO Intuit Canada, Serial entrepreneur (A100)
  • David Quail, co-founder Attassa (C100)
  • Duleepa Wijayawardhana, Founder Empire Avenue

Be sure to check out the "office hours" area where you can and meet with leading industry advisors including leading accounting firms, law firms, and recruiters.

Tickets are on sale now. Pick them up for only $20 at: http://accelerateab.eventbrite.com Get them early to avoid disappointment!

Thank you to all of our AccelerateAB sponsors!

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