05 Oct Everything You Need to Know about Startup Open House
Startup Open House is the one day a year when startups from all across Canada open their doors to welcome students, entrepreneurs, professionals, non-profits and fortune 500 companies. If you work at or with a startup, or if you are hoping to in the future, this is an event you cannot miss!
Thousands of innovators and technology enthusiasts from across the country visit hundreds of offices in their respective cities, where they find a different experience at each location. Highlights from Montreal’s 2014 Startup Open House include Shopify’s oyster bar and champagne event, Crew’s in-house barista, Breather’s wine and cheese and Wajam’s ping-pong and pool tournament.
The third annual event now includes more locations; Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, Quebec City, the Waterloo Region and even London, UK, (!) will all be taking part. The event will take place on three separate days: on October 29th in MTL, TO and Vancouver, on November 5th in QC and Waterloo and in the Spring of 2016 in London. If you’d like to bring your city on board in the future, fill out this form!
Another new addition to this years event is themed tours. If you’re interested in food related startups, for example, there will be a tour guide to join on your trip across the city. In the upcoming weeks look out for more information on these tours as well as after-party locations on Startup Open House’s Twitter page.
This event is completely free and you can sign up to be notified once tickets open here. To tweet about your experience on the day of, tag @suopenhouse and include the hashtag #soh2014!
If you’re in Montreal, here’s who you could be visiting:
Frank & Oak
See you there!