Join us for a celebration of entrepreneurship in Durham Region following the 6-month Ignite Durham journey!
When: Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Where: Regent Theatre, Oshawa
5:00pm – Cocktail Reception
6:30pm – Event Program
7:30pm – Street Party!
Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and drinks prior to the program, including a complimentary sampling of local sparkling cider, in the courtyard next to the Regent Theatre.
Keynote Speaker Tim Ferriss
Tim Ferriss is an internationally-renowned entrepreneur and investor from Silicon Valley. He is the author of the bestselling book The 4-Hour Work Week and The 4-Hour Chef. In his talk, Tim will speak about his passionate belief that entrepreneurship is a tool for world change and ideal lifestyle design.
The Ignite Journey: Short Film
102 entrepreneurs applied for Ignite in January 2013. Don’t miss the full story of this entrepreneurial journey as we move from 30 companies at Pitch Night to the five Finalists, and ultimately the top two Ignite Start-ups.
Q & A with the Ignite Power Panel
Hear from some of Canada’s top entrepreneurs, including CBC Dragon Bruce Croxon, in a lively discussion about how entrepreneurship and innovation can help transform our region.
After the program, head back outside for more local food, drinks and music at the Ignite Street Party, featuring the Social Media Lounge and a few more surprises throughout the evening.
$45 general / $60 door – includes a FREE book: The 4-Hour Chef by best-selling author Tim Ferriss
Sponsor an Ignite Applicant – These companies have all taken a chance and stepped off the curb by applying for Ignite. Reward them by purchasing a ticket on their behalf to attend this celebratory event and through this generous sponsorship you are helping the entrepreneurial community now and into the future.
Proceeds support innovation and entrepreneurship in Durham Region through Ignite. Spark Centre is a not-for-profit organization that helps innovative companies start, grow and succeed.