2020 Mitacs Entrepreneur Awards

Start Date: 
09/02/2020
End Date: 
09/02/2020

2020 Mitacs Entrepreneur Awards
Digital awards ceremony

As the world has had to adapt to COVID-19, so have we. For the first time ever, the Mitacs Entrepreneur Awards Ceremony is going DIGITAL. Celebrate outstanding Mitacs program participants who have turned their groundbreaking research into innovative businesses, from the comfort of your own home.

We’ve changed things up a bit to create an exciting digital experience. Tune in and see the winners’ businesses showcased like never before.

Agenda

  • Remarks from The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, Government of Canada
  • Remarks from Pierre Fitzgibbon, Minister of Economy and Innovation, Government of Quebec
  • Remarks from John Hepburn, CEO and Scientific Director, Mitacs
  • Awards presentation, and the NEW Pitch Competition sponsored by Startup Canada
  • NEW Audience Favourite Award (online voting) sponsored by Ciena

 

Pitch Competition Judges

  • The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, Government of Canada (invited)
  • Pierre Fitzgibbon, Minister of Economy and Innovation, Government of Quebec
  • Kayla Isabelle, Executive Director, Startup Canada

To learn more about the award categories and adjudication process, click here.

Date And Time
Wednesday, September 2, 2020
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM ET

Location
Online

 

Register here

 

Thank you to our Platinum Partner and Audience Favourite Award sponsor

Thank you to our Pitch Competition sponsor

Thank you to our government partners