The Vancouver Startup City Investment Showcases, powered by the Vancouver Economic Commission, highlight Vancouver’s emerging momentum and high-potential companies to an audience of Canadian and US investors. Each startup participating in an Investment Showcase will be rigorously vetted by an independent selection committees which includes Omers Ventures, Microsoft Venture Fund, Convene VR, Kensington Capital, Framework Venture Partners, V2 Games and more to be announced soon! The Selection Committee is comprised of key Vancouver investors and investment firms whose portfolios feature sectors and interests relevant to each showcase theme.

In a departure from the usual showcase format, successful startups field questions from groups of investors in deep dive sessions. This deal flow format encourages investor engagement and facilitates discussion. Learn more about showcases from previous years and read more about one of the resulting success stories.


2018 Startup City Investment Showcase Streams

Due to popular demand, the Vancouver Economic Commission is excited to present two Vancouver Startup City Investment Showcase programs this fall and winter, each with a different focus:


Vancouver Investment Showcase: Women in Tech

Date: Late November, 2018

Selection Committee Members: To be announced soon!
Deadline to Apply: November 13th, 2018

Applications Open on October 8


All applications will be reviewed by the respective selection committees.