Digital Media Investment Trends:New Media is a fast growing sector in our local economy. The combined wireless and mobile, video gaming, animation and VFX, web 2.0 and social media, interactive marketing and e-learning sectors includes more than 1,300 companies, it employs 22,000 people, and generates revenues of approximately $3B a year in BC.VEF is hosting an evening with a panel of Canadian and US VCs who invest in the digital media space. They will discuss what they look for when evaluating investment opportunities and give the audience their perspectives and outlook on trends for the sector.
Danny Robinson of Bootup Labs will moderate the panel which will include: Shawn Abbott - partner at iNovia Capital; Steve Hnatiuk - co-founder of Yaletown Ventures: Bill Bryant - venture partner with DFJ Ventures and Kushal Saha - Managing Director at Cascadia Capital. Join us for an evening of lively discussion.
The Vancouver Enterprise Forum (VEF) is the premier networking forum for technology entrepreneurs. The VEF holds eight events each year - usually on the fourth Tuesday of the month. These events provide attendees with an opportunity to network and learn. The evening involves a feature presenter covers a topic especially relevant to technology entrepreneurs such as financing and CEO war stories. Networking sessions are included before and after the presentation for speakers and attendees to connect with each other.
Pre-registration tickets are $45.00 each, door registration tickets are $50.00, memberships at $200 for a one year period includes admission to our eight events per year.
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