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September 2021

The Good Hour Series: Founder Legal Strategies & Business Structure

A FREE webinar series for Canadian entrepreneurs. Learn the critical legal strategies that every entrepreneur should know! Whether you’re dreamin’ and schemin’ or knee-deep in the trenches of your entrepreneurial journey, these insights are for you! On September 2nd:

Communitech GM-P2P: “How to Build Revenue Success" with Rick Endrulat

In our 8th monthly General Member (GM) P2P Meetup, we are inviting interested members of the CEO-P2P & Senior Sales & Marketing Leader (SSML-P2P) Network Communities to join us. Rick Endrulat, CEO & Co-Founder of Virtual Causeway will cover strategies for success that Startups, Scaleups & Corporations can leverage to build their revenue and demand generation engines coming out of a global pandemic.

Business 101 Workshop - 9 Sep 2021

Completing this workshop will give you the tools you need to create a Business Model canvas as a precursor to a business plan. Additionally, you may be introduced to additional workshops to help your business get to the next level.

THRIVE | Bayer Sustainability Challenge 2021

The THRIVE | Bayer Sustainability Challenge aims to identify and support key startup and scaleup innovators to implement solutions that promote sustainability through reducing the environmental impact of crop protection, reducing field greenhouse gas emissions, and empowering smallholder farmers to access sustainable agricultural solutions. The THRIVE | Bayer Sustainability Challenge combines Bayer Crop Sciences’ sustainability commitments and THRIVE’s Global Initiative focus on the U.N.

Chamber Cup: Tee it up for Guelph Business

We're bringing you our annual golf event - physically distanced - and just as fun! Join us for 18-holes of golf, a BBQ lunch, and some awesome prizes! Please note: Based on government guidelines, we will either do a shotgun start or scheduled tee times. This decision will be made by August 1st.  There is no rain date. There are no refunds for any cancellations - all sales are final.

The Good Hour Series: Estate Planning Considerations For Entrepreneurs

A FREE webinar series for Canadian entrepreneurs. Learn the critical legal strategies that every entrepreneur should know! Whether you’re dreamin’ and schemin’ or knee-deep in the trenches of your entrepreneurial journey, these insights are for you!

Canada's 2021 Innovation Corridor Summit

Regional connectivity and collaboration fuel success in the modern global economy. Canada’s Innovation Corridor is anchored by the Greater Toronto & Hamilton Area (GTHA) and Waterloo regions – a high growth economic zone in Southern Ontario defined by a dense cluster of advanced manufacturing and technology firms. The long-term goal of the summit is to inform and drive transformational actions that shape the corridor’s future as a world-class region measured by talent, productivity and quality of life.

Toolkit Tuesday Lunch & Learn: Startup Law: Cover your (Legal) bases

Starting a business, while exciting, can also be very overwhelming. Making sure you have ‘all your bases covered’ can be daunting. Ensuring you have the right legal systems in place is paramount to your venture’s success. Join Robert Graham from Miller Thomson at this month's Toolkit Tuesday as he discusses subjects such as the importance of incorporation, founders (shareholders) agreements, IP ownership and protection, employment agreements and option plans, and the risks of leaving the legal framework of your business “until later on, once the business is up and running.”

IP Talks - Session 1: Protect your intellectual property (English)

Join us on September 22, 2021 at 1pm (EST) as we launch the new monthly IP Talks series brought to you by the IP Village. In this first 1-hour webinar you will learn about the fundamentals of intellectual property (IP). Foundation: Introduction to IP rights (CIPO - 20mins):

The Good Hour Series: Legal Considerations For Consultants & Solopreneurs

A FREE webinar series for Canadian entrepreneurs. Learn the critical legal strategies that every entrepreneur should know! Whether you’re dreamin’ and schemin’ or knee-deep in the trenches of your entrepreneurial journey, these insights are for you!

Parlons PI - Séance 1 : Protégez votre propriété intellectuelle (French)

Join us on September 23, 2021 at 1pm (EST) as we launch the new monthly IP Talks series brought to you by the IP Village. In this first 1-hour webinar you will learn about the fundamentals of intellectual property (IP). Foundation: Introduction to IP rights (CIPO - 20mins):

Enbridge Presents: Celebration Guelph - Drive-in Movie

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We're excited to join together and celebrate all things Guelph at our exclusive drive-in event. View an inspiring documentary, produced by local film production company Ward 1 Studios, showcasing the successful pivots from some of Guelph's businesses.

Bridge2Food Summit & Expo - Plant-Based Foods & Proteins: Americas 2021

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This form is to be used for: Free Ticket for Retailers, Food Service Operators, Media & Accelerators Pitching Presentation for StartUps (Food Brands, Ingredients, Processing & Equipment) Applications for pitch presentations are due on September 12th, by midnight US ET. Bridge2Food will be selecting standout startups to participate in a StartUp Accelerator Day (Sept. 29, 09.00-17.00 CDT) at the 2021 virtual Summit & Expo Plant-Based Foods & Proteins Americas.

The Good Hour Series: Intellectual Property and Protecting Business Value

A FREE webinar series for Canadian entrepreneurs. Learn the critical legal strategies that every entrepreneur should know! Whether you’re dreamin’ and schemin’ or knee-deep in the trenches of your entrepreneurial journey, these insights are for you!