Wednesday – November 30, 2011

1230 – 1500

Angel capital as an asset class is garnering more recognition than ever. Angels are taking leadership roles as first money into seed and early stage companies and driving those companies to substantial exits through sale and IPO and, at the end of the day, building strong businesses across Canada. Governments across the country and around the world have developed a variety of models and are searching for more ways to further engage angels in the innovation ecosystem. Join leading experts at this two hour session to examine existing models and discuss policy options that would lead to optimal support of the Angel community across Canada taking into account regional variation.