Business Resources

Schedule One-on-One Meetings With Silicon Valley VCs At NoPanels on July 30th

Jul 12 2013
By: boastcapital
Categories: Business Resources
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NoPanelsBoast Capital is proud to sponsor NoPanels, an “unconference” will which give you the opportunity to get one-on-one mentorship from 50 of Silicon Valley’s top investors and entrepreneurs.

NoPanels was created because too many tech conferences have become boring whilst entrepreneurs spend most of their time playing on their smartphones and tablets. The focus of NoPanels is immediate feedback, advice and mentorship.

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Seminar: Innovation Funding at TEC Edmonton

May 24 2013
By: boastcapital
Categories: Business Resources, Innovation Funding, R&D Tax
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TEC EdmontonWhen:  Wednesday, June 5th, 11:30am-1:00pm MDT

Where:  TEC Edmonton, Cantec Hub, 4th floor , Suite 4000-10230 Jasper Ave NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 4P6

Join us at this exclusive seminar where you will learn about the different funding programs such as Mitacs, IRAP, AITF, TECTERRA and SR&ED and how you can prepare a successful application. The agenda for the event includes presentations, Q&A, lunch and networking. 

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Impact of the 2013 Canadian Federal Budget on SR&ED, Innovation Funding and Entrepreneurs

Mar 23 2013
By: boastcapital
Categories: Business Resources, Innovation Funding, R&D Tax
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2013 Canadian Federal BudgetOriginally posted on the Calgary Herald

Last year the Federal government announced their first budget, as a majority government, keeping innovation at the forefront.

Specifically several changes were announced to the Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED) program per recommendations of the Jenkins Panel to support a more direct funding model from the savings created. While the changes to the SR&ED program in the 2013 budget weren’t as significant as the 2012 budget, the focus still remained increasing direct funding opportunities to support innovation.

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