Aurora Chamber Business & Technology Summit

In our fast-paced world of technology, take the time to hear from experts on trends and disruptors that are changing today's business environment. Power-up your business for success. Learn key innovation strategies, elevate your business growth & engage your customers today.


You're Invited to the 2018 Aurora Chamber Business & Technology Summit

The Aurora Chamber Business & Technology Summit is an evolution of the Aurora Chamber Tech Expo, a signature event presented by the Aurora Chamber of Commerce. This Summit is centered on professional development and aims to provide York Region business owners with the opportunity to learn from experts on trends and disruptors that are changing the future of work in Canada.

When: Thursday, October 18, 2018

Time: 7:30 am - 1:00 pm

Where: The Royal Venetian Mansion, 400 Industrial Parkway South, Aurora, ON L4G 6W8

Contact Sandra Watson, Events Manager, at s.watson@aurorachamber.on.ca or 905-727-7262 x23 with inquiries.

Quick Links: Speaker Lineup | Pitch BarEvent Poster | Sponsorship Opportunities | Event Sponsors |

Pitch Bar

Pitch to Win!

Start-up companies that have already tested their ideas and have a business plan related to business and/or technology have an opportunity to pitch their business for a chance to win $2,500.00!

If you would like to participate in the Pitch Bar, please review criteria and complete our Pitch to Win Application Survey and purchase a Ticket labeled "Ticket + Pitch Bar".  For further questions please email Events Manager, Sandra Watson at s.watson@aurorachamber.on.ca

 


Opening Keynotes:

From Car Manufacturer to Mobility Disruptor: How GM Transformed Their Business Model

David W. Paterson

David W. Paterson

VP, Corporate & Environmental Affairs, GM Canada

Ted Graham

Ted Graham

Head of Open Innovation, GM Canada


 

How to Access Grants:

Nader Shureih - Aurora Business & Technology Summit

Bahareh Atoufi

Business Development Manager at Ontario Centres of Excellence

Rob Maciel - Aurora Chamber Business & Tech Summit

Rob Maciel

Mentor Works


Targeting Your Specific Customer

Nader Shureih - Aurora Chamber Business & Technology Summit

Nader Shureih

Environics Analytics


Stories That Engage Customers & Create Connections

Mark Evans - Aurora Chamber Business & Technology Summit

Mark Evans

Mark Evans Consulting

Mark helps business owners generate high-quality inbound leads.

Technology Trends & Disruptors

Ravi Dindayal - Aurora Chamber Business & Technology Summit

Ravi Dindayal

Director of Marketing Advisory Services, BDC


Closing Keynote:

Cybersecurity for Survival

Danny Pehar - Cybersecurity for Survival

Danny Pehar

Global TV Cybersecurity Expert & President, Cyber Insurance Education


Thank you to our 2018 Aurora Chamber Business & Technology Summit Corporate & Event Sponsors:

ACOC Business & Technology Summit Sponsor: YSBEC

YSBEC

Event Sponsor

Aurora Chamber Business & Technology Summit - Town of Aurora

Town of Aurora

Corporate Sponsora

Chambers Plan Group Insurance - Canada's #1 Plan for Employee Benefits

Corporate Sponsors

  • Town of Aurora
  • Magna International Inc.
  • REMAX Hallmark Lind Group Realty Ltd., Brokerage
  • The Auroran Newspaper
  • Bell
  • Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)
  • The Aurora Banner
  • Serpa Automotive Boutique
  • TD
  • Treefrog
  • YSBEC

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