Thu02Apr20153:00 pmOneEleven & MaRS
North of 41 is proud to present Evening with the Experts: "PR Tips from Industry Insiders". For entrepreneurs today, brand messaging and image is critical to how the community perceives your company. Companies must not only develop an effective marketing plan to promote their product, but they also have to consider what external parties have to say about them. Our panel brings years of experience in the public relations industry, both locally and internationally. You will learn the best tricks of the trade, from developing a strategic PR plan to crisis management.
Event Hashtags: #Northof41 #PRExpertTips
Agenda: 6:00 pm Registration
6:15 pm Panel Discussion
7:00 pm Q&A
7:30 pm Networking
Erin Bury, Managing Director, 88creative @erinbury
Lorna Freeman, Sr. Director, EnvironicsPR @lornafreeman
Mary Keating, Sr. Vice President, Hill + Knowlton Strategies @mpkeating
Jillian Lockwood, PR Manager, format.com @JillLockwood
Melissa Turlej, Sr. Director, Edelman @melissaturlej
Fri15May201512:00 to 1:30pmOneEleven
Join us for a Lunch and Learn about story-driven marketing hosted by Mark Evans!
Mark is interested in hearing about your greatest marketing challenges and will provide you with some helpful tips on how to integrate story-driven marketing in your startup marketing strategy.
◦ 12:00 to 12:40 Presentation by Mark
◦ 12:40 to 1:00 Q&A
◦ 1:00 to 1:30 Open conversation with Mark
Wed20May20157:30pm to 9:30pmOneEleven
500 Startups is going on tour to find and help the world's most promising startups. Come meet the 500 Startups team and other founders at a relaxed mixer on 5/20 from 7:30-9:30pm at 111 Richmond St. W.
> Meet 500: Who's behind 500? You'll find out. In return, we'll want to meet you, learn more about what you're working on, and help you out. We think it's a good deal.
> Ask 500: Chat with the 500 team and its founders to find out how they select who to invest in and what it's like to join the 500 family. This will come in handy if you end up joining us!
> Network 500: We'll be bringing together other great founders from your area, so this will be the perfect time to network and buddy up.
Wed27May20156:00 to 8:00pmOneEleven
Join the Toronto Customer Success Meetup group featuring guest speaker Patrick McNeill, the Director of Customer Success at Clearfit. Patrick will describe why Clearfit built a sales culture within the customer success team and how they aligned objectives and processes to enable sales and customer success to thrive.
Thu18Jun20156pm to 9pmOneEleven Courtyard, 111 Richmond St W. Toronto ON
OneEleven’s insanely popular Tech Summer Social is back!!!
Connect with Toronto’s top startups, founders, incubators, and investors. Our summer bash is your chance to unwind, get funky, and make friends in TO’s vibrant tech community.
Join us in the OneEleven courtyard space for a night of networking, drinks, music and entertainment.
Tue23Jun20156:00 to 8:30 pmOneEleven
Girls in Tech is hosting a Power Hour Social at OneEleven.
The goal is to make it easy for you (an awesome person in tech) to share your work and to build a network of peer advocates who support you and all the fabulous things you do.
Get you ticket here!
Mon13Jul20156:00pm to 8:30pmOneEleven
Ethereum Toronto is pleased to announce that Vitalik Buterin, the inventor and co-founder of Ethereum, will join us to provide an update on the project’s upcoming release and share his thoughts about the role that this technology can play in transforming business, society and government. Vitalik’s talk will be followed by an interactive Q&A session with the audience.
Get your ticket here!
Tue14Jul20155:30pm to 9:00pmOneEleven
Building a great app is difficult, but turning it into a profitable business can be even more of a challenge. Join industry experts, innovative startups, publishers, and developers to explore strategies to turn your app into a profitable business. Event attendees will receive a complimentary developer membership to the Application Developers Alliance.
Get your ticket here!
Tue28Jul20156pm to 9pmOneEleven
We are back stronger then ever with the fifth TRACTION Meetup, this time with some exciting news. This time our esteemed (don't let that go to your head Jeff) Co-host Jeff Goldenberg and I are hosting TRACTION at darling Toronto FinTech startup 'Borrowell.' In case you didn't know, Jeff accepted the position of Head of Growth at Borrowell.
Get your ticket here!
Mon21Sep20156:00pm to 8:30pmOneEleven
Andy Sparks is the COO and co-founder of Mattermark, a successful startup that is building software to help deal makers (investors, sales teams, M&A professionals etc.) source, research, and track the fastest growing private companies.
Andy will talk about:
- Mattermark’s sales strategy and culture
- Best practices in growing their SaaS related metrics
- What does a startup COO actually do, and how the role evolves with growth
- How to use Mattermark for leads generation (for any B2B company) or deal sourcing
- Big Data – how Mattermark uses natural language processing on massive data sets
Get your ticket here!
Mon28Sep20156pm to 8pmOneEleven
Join us for the next Customer Success Meetup event where guest presenter, Sarah Facini, Director of Client Relations from LookBookHQ, will share her experience in building and scaling an effective customer success organization. Hear Sarah's stories from the trenches and learn how her department came to be known as "Team Awesomeness".
Get your ticket here!
Thu01Oct20155pm to 8:30 pmOneEleven, 5th Floor
Cold outreach is the beginning of the sales process; without it, there is no sale. In this workshop, you’ll learn the tactics of generating new business leads. This is a great learning opportunity for startup founders seeking new clients, sales/business development reps looking to hone their skills, and even seasoned salespeople who want to learn more about prospecting. By the end of the workshop, you’ll walk away with a plan to execute a first-class cold outreach campaign.
- How to discover your ideal customer profile
- Fundamentals of outbound messaging and cadence
- High-Level strategies on sales campaigns
- Uncover the latest technology in the sales stack
- Learn how to hire the best sales talent
This is a small classroom setting workshop (no more than 30 people). So get your ticket - space is very limited to ensure an intimate experience and one-on-one time with the trainers.
Tue13Oct201512:00 to 1:30pmOneEleven, 5th Floor
High performance computing (HPC) is a strategic resource and can be a competitive differentiator for many companies, particularly fast growing organizations. Access to such advanced computing infrastructure can be extremely expensive and beyond the ability of many companies to acquire.
OCE has partnered up with FedDev, NSERC, and the Southern Ontario Smart Computing Innovation Platform (SOSCIP) to bring you access to High Performance Computing Infrastructure, including Canada’s fastest super computer!
Have a blue-skies R&D challenge that you’d like to tackle? Come and learn how you can take advantage of Canada’s state-of-the-art supercomputing facilities AND access up to $500,000 in supporting funds.
Get your tickets here!
Thu15Oct20157:00 to 8:45pmOneEleven, 5th Floor
Swaggy Layouts with Flexbox
Web layouts have become more and more complex to the point where the traditional layout techniques struggle to remain viable options for particular scenarios. Enter flexbox. We will be exploring the flexbox layout module along with its limitations, and various basic and advanced use cases.
Tue20Oct20156pm to 8:30pmOneEleven, 5th Floor
Power Hour Socials are a recurring event series, featuring inspirational and show-and-tell type stories from women in and around tech. These events are open to both women and men. RSVP here!
6:00 - Registration & snacks
7:00 - Presentations (the Show & Tell)
8:00 - Networking & more food
Jill Schoolenberg, GoDaddy
As VP in Canada, Jill is leading GoDaddy's expansion across the country. She started her career in marketing with Procter & Gamble, and later transitioned into the tech industry when she joined Microsoft Canada. Jill held several leadership roles in both the sales and marketing functions at Microsoft. Most recently, she served as a consultant helping hundreds of small businesses to understand and apply for Canadian Government grants and loans.
Huda Idrees, WealthSimple
Huda is a problem solver with a passion for building products people love. She has a background in human-computer interaction and currently leads the product team at fast-growing startup Wealthsimple. She previously led design and product at Wave Accounting and Wattpad.
Fri23Oct201512pm to 5pmMaRS Discovery District
The Toronto Startup Job connects top talent job seekers with exciting Toronto area startups. The event is open to startups of all growth stages and job seekers of all experience levels. Since 2009, we have hosted startup job fairs in SF, NYC, Chicago and Boston. Startups hiring technical and non-technical positions and looking to fill full-time, part-time and intern positions are encouraged to apply. Past attendees have included Birchbox, Meetup, Etsy, Spotify, HubSpot, Audible.com, Gazelle and many more!
Exhibitor Booths start at $500
High percentage of candidates from schools across Toronto & GTA
25-40% of attendees are developers
Past Event Recap - Photos and Video
Questions? – please contact email@example.com
Additional Information can be found at the website: http://toronto.startupjobfair.org/
Thu29Oct20154pm to 7pmOneEleven, 5th Floor
It's time for this year's Startup Open House on October 29th from 4 to 7pm. Check out some awesome OneEleven startups and learn about the hottest job openings in our community. Together with Borrowell, OpenCare, Amity, Plooto, Statflo and Nudge, OneEleven will open up our common space featuring foosball and ping-pong!
Thu05Nov20159am to 12:30pmNear Dundas Square
Come join UK Trade & Investment at a free workshop about the benefits of setting up your business in the UK. Our legal, tax, and visa specialists will be leading the workshop to show you exactly why the UK is Europe’s best location to establish your company.
At the workshop you will learn about choosing the best corporate structure, UK employment law advantages, important visa and immigration considerations, UK accounting and tax requirements, and how to setup a UK business bank account.
Note that space is limited to 50 registered guests so please ensure to RSVP here! The exact address for the workshop will be given upon registration.
Wed18Nov2015Fri20Nov20158am to 6pmWestin Harbour Castle Hotel, Toronto
The DATA MARKETING CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION is the premier event in Toronto where you can learn and network with the best and the brightest in data-driven marketing. You will leave the event with all the tools, knowledge, skills, and contacts that you need to take on and implement a data-driven marketing strategy.
If you have the desire to make sense of your data, develop a real competitive advantage, and thrive in this ever-growing landscape – then DATA MARKETING is the event for you!
Fri20Nov2015Sun22Nov20157pm to 4pmBitmaker Labs
The BreakPoverty Hackathon is a Devs Without Borders event that brings charitable minded developers from Toronto and Nairobi together to build scalable solutions in education, business and farming for people in developing countries in just 28 hours. The winning solution gets real exposure, and will be implemented by Free The Children in rural Kenya.
Get your tickets here!
Wed02Dec20155:00pm to 7:00pmOneEleven - 111 Richmond St. W, 5th Floor Toronto, ON 5H 2G4 CA
Join our upcoming session with Damien Steel from OMERS Ventures on 'Raising Venture Capital'. Learn what VCs are looking for and more importantly what motivates a VC to invest in a startup. If you're a founder of a post-seed, tech startup looking to raise a round in the near future, this event is for you!
Fri11Dec20157:30 pmThe Mod Club at 722 College St
HoHoTO is an epic party for a great cause!
The holiday bash bringing 500 of Toronto’s digital mavens together to celebrate our community and open up new opportunities for our next generation of founders, funders, and tech professionals will be donating all proceeds to YWCA Toronto’s Girl’s Centre.
Mon18Jan20166:00 pmOneEleven Event Space
Difficult Customer Success Decisions
Guest speaker, Jocelyn Brown, will discuss challenges that Customer Success teams will encounter as their businesses grow and change. She will shares key decisions related to customer success, account management, and service enablement from her experiences at Eloqua and Oracle.
Tue19Jan20166pm to 8:30pmOneEleven Event Space
Join us for food, drinks, and a screening of Day Job Doc followed by a Q&A session with Selcuk Atli and Dominc Coryell who will reflect on the universal themes of the film from a Valley startup scene perspective.
Day Job Doc is a documentary that follows the challenging process of three startups who have gone through an Extreme Startup Accelerator Program. The film features Jeremy Potvin, (CEO of Shifthub), Jayesh Parmar (CEO of Picatic), and Nima Garidideh (CTO of Venio) and their stories of hardships, sacrifice, and perseverance as they realize that chasing their dream requires a 24/7 commitment.
Selcuk and Dominic are Y Combinator founders usually based out of San Francisco. Braving the northern elements Atli and Coryell are visiting Canada to share information on Distro Dojo a fund coming to Canada to invest and grow Canadian startups. The two are also launching Z1 in San Franciso with a goal to build companies from scratch with talented engineers and designers from Canada.
There are limited tickets available here
Wed27Jan201612pm to 1pmOneEleven Event Space
E&O. D&O. CGL. LTD. CI. HAS… the insurance industry is made up of countless acronyms.
Learn to navigate through different types of insurance policies at our upcoming lunch and learn featuring insurance pros Chris Gory and Jennifer Tyrwhitt Gory from Insurance Portfolio
Chris and Jennifer’s talk is catered to startups and aims to help you decide what kind of insurance your startup needs. The presentation will also talk about cyber risk highlighting actual claims examples.
Get your free ticket here!
Wed03Feb20165:30 to 8:30pmOneEleven Event Space
Join us for an intimate evening with Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin and blockchain core developer Peter Todd. They will discuss some of the opportunities and challenges of blockchain technology, and how they think blockchains will develop over the next couple of years. This event is hosted by Ethan Wilding and Jeff Coleman of Ledger Labs.
The event opens at 5pm, and we will start the discussion at 6pm. Questions are welcome and encouraged, and there will be ample time to engage wtih other experts from the blockchain community.
Tickets are available here!
Tue16Feb20166:00 pmOneEleven Event SpaceDifficult Decisions and Customer Success ChallengesGuest speaker, Jocelyn Brown, will discuss challenges that Customer Success teams encounter when their software business grows. She'll discuss difficult decisions related to customer success, account management, and service enablement from her experiences at Oracle (formerly Eloqua).Get your ticket here!
Tue15Mar201612:30 to 1:30 PM
Jesse Elliott, Account Manager at Slack, will tell you how to get more out of Slack for your team, talk about different helpful integrations and highlight some tips on how to develop with the Slack platform.
Complimentary snacks and refreshments will be provided (feel free to bring your own lunch).
- Best practices for Slack for Startups
- How Slack uses Slack
- Tips, Tricks and Q&A
Jesse is an Account Manager for Slack and is based out of Slack's Vancouver office. In his role, he helps companies understand how they can get more out of Slack, and works with companies from small startups to large enterprises understanding how they can make their businesses happier, more pleasant, and more productive.
Attention all sales hackers especially those SDRs, Account Executives, Team Leads, Managers, and VPs!
Join the SalesHacker Toronto community for a night of learning, networking, and general merriment.
This month, we are fortunate to have an amazing lineup with sales leaders from some of the fastest growing startups in Toronto. They'll talk with us in a panel format about their SaaS sales careers and impart some wisdom from their years of experience.
Get your ticket here!
Thu31Mar20167:00 to 9:00 PMOneEleven Event Space
We’d like to invite you to the first ever #BotTO meetup in partnership with our friends at Slack. Come hear from pioneers in the Toronto messaging community and participate in an AMA with the Slack team.
7:00PM - 7:20PM - Registration, networking & food
7:20PM - 7:30PM - Introductions + Slack intro from Don Goodman-Wilson
7:30PM - 7:50PM - Roy Pereira [The Future of Work]
7:50PM - 8:10PM - Corey Pollock [Slacklist and building communities]
8:10PM - 8:30PM - Matt McCausland [Conversational Databases]
8:30PM - 9:00PM - AMA with Don Goodman-Wilson, Slack Developer Relations
9:00PM - 9:30PM - More networking and food
Tue19Apr20168:00 amOneEleven Event Space
Join us for a breakfast panel discussion with William Mougayar (author, The Business Blockchain), Jim Orlando (Managing Director, OMERS Ventures), and Oscar Roque (Director, Bank of Montreal), ahead of the Consensus2016 conference in New York, May 2-4 2016.
Thu21Apr20166:00 to 8:00 PMOneEleven Event Space
Please join us to celebrate the launch of Jeff Goldenberg's book "The Growth Hacker's Guide to the Galaxy". The evening will include networking, a presentation by Jeff and some drinks. Admission is free, or $20 with a paperback copy of the book.
About the Book:
The Growth Hacker’s Guide to the Galaxy is the ultimate compendium of growth hacks for the modern digital marketer, written by marketing veterans Jeff Goldenberg (Head of Growth at Borrowell and TechStars Mentor) and Mark Hayes (CEO of Tiger Tiger, and founder of one of the world's first growth hacking agencies). Are you ready to skyrocket (get it?) your companies growth?
Tue26Apr20166:00 pmOneEleven Event Space
Join us for the next Customer Success Meetup event. Our special guest will be Greg Elliott, Vice President of Customer Success at Vision Critical. Greg will guide us through the evolution of Customer Success at Vision Critical over the last decade. From having no services, growing to a services heavy organization, and now trying to create the perfect recipe for their clients and Customer Success Managers. Greg will walk us through the success, failures and learnings over his time at Vision Critical.
Tue17May20166:00 to 7:30 PMOneEleven Event Space
People often ask how venture capitalists arrive at valuations for companies that are sometimes pre-product or pre-revenue. The answer: it’s a mix of art and science. Unlike other asset classes, Venture Capital requires you to value companies amidst a high degree of uncertainty, where predicting the future outcome can sometimes be equated to looking into a crystal ball. Join Megh Gupta, CPA, CMA, as he takes you through a high-level overview on how VCs value a company, and shines a light on the process that we use at OMERS Ventures to determine valuation.
Wed25May20166:00 to 9:00 PMOneEleven Event Space
SalesTO meetup is the best way for sales professionals in the technology industry to improve sales capabilities and gain valuable insights into best practices and strategies. Join other sales and business development professionals from leading Toronto technology companies for a night of candid panel discussions and networking.
Tue14Jun2016Wed15Jun20169:00AM to 5:00PMToronto Metro Convention Centre
Big Data Toronto invites you to dive into the future, the world of endless opportunities and Big Data dreams. After tremendous success in Europe, gathering over 10,000 innovators and practitioners, Big Data is excited to invite you to its Canadian debut in the most innovative city in North America: Toronto.
Thu16Jun20166:00 to 9:30 PMOneEleven Outdoor Courtyard
This is your party. We love what you're doing in Canadian tech and believe that it deserves a celebration. Last year, we welcomed more than 700 tech startup founders, members, investors and industry partners to network, celebrate and kickoff the summer in style!
Mon20Jun20166pm to 8pmOneEleven
James will discuss how ConnectAndSell has morphed their Customer Success practice from an on boarding, implementation and service team to an integral part of the company's growth strategy. He will take you through the journey of how and where to adjust team focus, the value of an insights based approach and architecting a "success framework” designed to enhance the customer journey and increase stickiness..
Get your ticket here!
Tue05Jul20166:00 to 8:00 PMOneEleven Event Space
It’s time for another DevOps TO meetup featuring guest speaker Andrew DuFour, systems engineer at Chef. Andrew will talk about Chef’s new open source project called Habitat. He will address key questions about Habitat and equip you with basic information such as the problems the project is trying to solve, so you can further explore it on your own.
Tue19Jul20166:00 to 8:00 PMOneEleven Event Space
In case the number of data-related buzzwords hasn't already made it obvious, our world is becoming obsessed with data. But in order to use data to its potential, it's important to break through some of the noise and streamline our data-driven conversations. Data and design aren't obvious partners in crime, but together they build seamless user experiences and solutions to some of our biggest problems. Join us for a fun evening of food, drink and talking about the future of bringing data and design together!
Tue02Aug20166:00 to 8:00 PMOneEleven Event Space
The upcoming DevOps meetup examines what organizations should look at when starting to automate their infrastructure and deployments. What do you automate first? What can you do in advance to make your automation program a success? This, along with some tips and tricks will hopefully spark an interesting discussion of how to introduce automation into a mature organization.
Tue23Aug20166:00 pmOneEleven Event Space
Are you a tech startup that’s ready to scale? We’re looking for founders and CEOs who are ready to take their companies to the next level. If that’s you, we’d like to show you what our program is all about. At this session you will hear thought-provoking presentations by two of the experts who will be mentors and instructors in the fall program. You’ll find out what it takes to be one of Canada’s Top Ten tech companies.The session will be followed by a networking cocktail event where you will get a chance to mingle with our mentors and the best and brightest tech founders in your region.
Thu08Sep20169:00 pmBRASSAII, 461 King Street West, Toronto, ON, Canada
OMERS Ventures & OneEleven are proud to present the #TechSummerSocial on the opening night of the Toronto International Film Festival.
Join us at Brassaii for an interactive evening with startups, founders, investors and community members. Be sure to keep your eyes peeled on King Street for celebrities and movie stars!
Wed14Sep2016Thu15Sep20168am to 8pmMaRS and OneEleven
Want to learn more about the exciting startups outside Silicon Valley? Venture North to Canada. Yes, you already know about our high-profile Prime Minister and our world-famous Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). But Canada is also the home and native land to cutting-edge innovations in sectors spanning digital health to fintech.
On September 14-15, top innovation hubs in the Toronto-Waterloo tech corridor will be curating an exclusive showcase of tech startups for venture capital investors, in collaboration with the Canadian NewCo Festival. It’s a chance for U.S. VCs to see first-hand the momentum of our companies and the sophistication of our tech talent.
Venture North is organized by MaRS, Communitech, OneEleven and C100 – the largest innovation hubs in the region.
This is an invite-only event!
Mon19Sep20166pm to 8pmOneEleven
The next Customer Success Meetup will welcome special guest Christian York, Client Success Manager at Kira Talent. Christian will discuss the evolution of Customer Success at Kira Talent. From his educational and professional background to his experience being the startup's first CSM, Christian will take you through his Customer Success journey and share you what he's learned along the way.
Thu22Sep20163pm to 10pmOneEleven
Looking for new opportunities in startups, tech and innovation? Then Startup Open House is for you! Don't miss out on Startup Open House happening on Sep 22 in the afternoon and don't forget to get your ticket to the rocking after-party hosted at our very own courtyard space.Tickets are going fast so hurry up and RSVP!
Join us for their upcoming speaker panel, Advice to My Younger Self. The event will take a deep dive into the lives of a few role models to understand the risks, challenges, thought processes and opportunities that they have each faced as part of their journey to their current successful careers.
Panelists include: Diana Dyer, President of Triumph Capital Limited; Andrea Corey, VP Product Development at Nudge; and Eva Wong, Co-Founder and COO at Borrowell.
Tickets are FREE, all you have to do is register!
Wed05Oct20165:30pm to 7:30pmOneEleven
The CIX Mixer will be a fantastic opportunity to engage with key players of the innovation community in Toronto. Discover why the Canadian Innovation Exchange has established itself as the leading technology and innovation destination for investors, entrepreneurs and corporate partners to connect and increase deal flow.
This year's Toronto CIX Mixer will feature a discussion with CIX Top20 Alumni, Statflo.
RSVP today as space is limited!
Mon17Oct20165pm to 7:30pmOneEleven
The Accidental Superpower and the Coming Global Disorder - A discussion by Peter Zeihan, Author & Geopolitical Strategist
Peter Zeihan is a global energy, demographic and security expert.
Zeihan's worldview marries the realities of geography and populations to a deep understanding of how global politics impact markets and economic trends, helping industry leaders navigate today’s complex mix of geopolitical risks and opportunities. With a keen eye toward what will drive tomorrow’s headlines, his irreverent approach transforms topics that are normally dense and heavy into accessible, relevant takeaways for audiences of all types. This is an invite-only event!
Mon24Oct20166pm to 8pmOneEleven
The next Customer Success Meetup event will welcome special guest Peter Armaly, Principal Transformation Advisor, Oracle. Peter will provide an overview of OMC's Customer Success Framework and OMC's role as the custodian of critical customer data that can be leveraged across all organizations that interact with the customer.
Thu27Oct20166pm to 8:30pmOneEleven
Have you ever built a dashboard to monitor and motivate your sales, ops, or customer success team and wondered: What data belongs on here? Should I use Excel or Klipfolio or Sheets or Tableau for this? Why am I the only one looking at my beautiful dashboard?
We've summoned data analytics and dashboard hero, Stéphane Hamel, to Toronto to help us non-marketers leverage data to manage our teams better. In this session, you’ll learn how to uncover relevant objectives and requirements as well as a simple approach to identify the key metrics that will influence behaviour, measure & monitor progress toward clearly defined goals, make better-informed decisions and onboard the team and contribute to a data-driven culture.
Wed09Nov20166pm to 8:00pmOneEleven
Raising venture capital involves many tasks: from getting potential investors lined-up, to pitching your idea and negotiating the deal to signing a term sheet. As part of the process, understanding the economic terms of a financing round is crucial.
The interactive session is designed to answer specific questions from the audience and will cover the following, high-level topics:
• Types of offerings
• Trends and mistakes to avoid
If you are the founder of a high-growth tech startup looking to raise Seed or Series A funding, this expert panel discussion is for you!
Sat26Nov2016Sun27Nov2016Two-Day Event Google HQ Kitchener-Waterloo
This hackathon works to empower women through technology by working to close the gender gap and underrepresentation for women. This event will bring female (and male!) developers together in Canada with Bangladeshi women to work on solutions for the most disadvantaged women in rural communities using technology in innovative ways for low-income areas to connect, empower and provide accessibility to the next potential billion users.
Thu01Dec20165:00 pmOneEleven Event Space
We're excited to welcome the OneEleven community to our official OneEleven Holiday Social. Join us for food, drinks, and celebration of the accomplishments of 2016.
Dress Code: Your Most Decorated (read: ugliest) Christmas Sweater
Additional sneak peaks of the evening:
- Gingerbread house competition
- Holiday-inspired drinks
- Giant games
- Classic holiday films
By invitation only!
Wed07Dec20166pm to 8pmOneEleven Event Space
Financial literacy is a powerful tool. Understanding how to manage your daily finances as well as effectively save for short and long-term goals can allow you to plan for the future you dream of. In this hands-on workshop, personal finance coach Diana Dyer will focus on tangible budgeting skills and OneEleven alumni company Wealthsimple will present personal investment strategies for your lifestyle. The event is part of Business As Usual, a women's networking collective founded by Anna Mackenzie of OneEleven member company Nudge.
Wed15Feb20176pm to 8pmOneEleven
Launching a Customer Success program can either be a thoughtful exercise or something that is imposed on an organization when clients start disappearing. Either way, the fundamentals of launching a program are largely the same - and are largely misunderstood. This is a review of the principles that can be relied on to get a Customer Success program off the ground and to build teams that are focused on keeping clients.
Canada’s largest national event will cover fintech, crowdfunding, venture funding and alternative finance markets. Come access educational content, deal flow, and premier networking opportunities with over 75+ Canadian and international industry expert speakers. OneEleven is hosting the pre-summit workshops and VIP Reception on February 28, and the conference sessions will be at MaRS on March 1.
Tue21Mar20175:30PM - 8:30PMAviva Canada Digital Garage
Aviva Canada and OneEleven have partnered to bring you a new event series to shed light on InsurTech in Canada. This first event will focus on the Future of Mobility and how it is being shaped by technology. Hear expert speakers and thought leaders discuss emerging tech trends in the mobility space such as autonomous vehicles, electric cars, ridesharing and drones.
The evening will feature a keynote speech by Ted Graham, Head of Open Innovation at GM, an exploration of the ecosystem map of autonomous vehicles presented by Brian Kobus of OMERS Ventures, and a startup showcase featuring a number of up and coming tech companies in the mobility space.
Wed29Mar20175:30PM - 8:30PMOneEleven
Machine learning and artificial intelligence are changing everything from our workflow to our worldview - and all in-between. Tech startups play a key role in creating disruptive solutions and innovative technologies, and enterprises are helping these technologies to commercialize and go to market.
SAP Startup Focus and OneEleven are bringing together the best startups, technology experts and thought leaders in the AI and machine learning space to explore how they are solving the day-to-day problems of the enterprise industry. Join us for a dynamic panel discussion and startup pitch competition!
Call for Applications: If you’re a startup working to solve an enterprise problem with AI, apply to pitch at the competition! This 3 minute pitch could secure you a spot in the SAP Startup Focus program. Deadline to apply is March 14.
OneEleven Demo Day
Demo Day at OneEleven is an opportunity for OneEleven member companies to share their newest products and updates with other OneEleven companies and sponsors. This month, demos will feature: Jobber, Humi, Nudge and Angel Investors Ontario. This is an event exclusively for the OneEleven community.
Mon10Apr20176PM to 8PMOneEleven
Customer success plans are critical transcripts of the most important conversations you will have with your customer. They are as much for you as they are for your customer. Learn from guest speaker Perry Monaco, Head of Customer Success at LinkedIn Canada, why every single customer should have a plan, what makes a great plan, how to leverage the CSP throughout the customer lifecycle and how a CSP can help your customer create their own goals.
Wed12Apr20176:00PM - 7:30PMOneEleven
Blaine Fitzgerald, VP Finance of Shopify will take us through the steps to prepare for a successful IPO: understanding the process, the benefits and the expectations a team must learn along the way.
Thu27Apr20175:00PM - 9:00PMOneEleven
TiE Toronto presents the 2017 TiEQuest Finals and Gala on April 27 at OneEleven. The Gala is a celebration of innovation and entrepreneurship and will see the TiEQUEST Business Venture Competition's Top 5 Finalists compete for a Grand Cash Prize of $50,000! Your vote - along with that of the All-Star panel of judges - determines the winner of the Grand Prize.
Tue02May20176:00PM - 8:30PMCBRE, 145 King St W, Floor 11, Toronto, ON
Most of us spend a lot of time at our workplace office. We know that optimizing our personal wellness is important but it is significant challenging to do so when much of our work revolves around a desk and computer. Much of startup culture strives to integrate holistic living principles into the workplace, but understanding what our bodies and minds really need to thrive will help us move past the noise and hype of wellness and focus on what will really many a difference.
OneEleven is hosting a special Tech Town Hall with The Honorable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship and Rodger Cuzner, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour to discuss the government's strategy to facilitate new investment in Canada, create jobs, and attract top talent to scale up and position the country as a global innovation leader through strengthened diversity. Learn how the government plans to help high-growth Canadian technology firms by making it easier and faster to attract and acquire the global talent they need to compete on the world stage.
Canada is already home to one of the best-educated workforces in the world, but in an increasingly competitive global economy, more needs to be done to ensure that Canadians can learn, adapt and have good jobs throughout their working lives. This is Canada's time. The floor will be open to audience questions on how this initiative will help high-growth Canadian companies attract the specialized global talent they need to innovate and grow..
Tue27Jun20175:30PM - 8:00PMAviva Canada Digital Garage
We're putting the spotlight on the Future of Cities and exploring the impacts of connected transportation and big data. This second event in the InsurTech series will look at the most promising technologies that are connecting bikes and cars to traffic and mapping intelligence.
We will explore questions like: How is technology harnessing traffic data? How will connected technologies change the urban commute? What are the implications for the insurance industry? Join us for an in-depth look at the future of urban living with connected technology commutes.
Thu27Jul20176:30 pm325 Front St. West
JOIN US FOR THE MOST ANTICIPATED TECH EVENT OF THE YEAR.
An open bar, food, music and all the right people. This event is known as the best tech social. Trust us, you don't want to miss it!
Founders, funders, decision makers, industry and talent are joining forces to celebrate Toronto's unstoppable tech ecosystem and our collective success! Come toast to the world class innovation industry that we are building together.
Wed23Aug20175:30 pm325 Front Street W, 4th Floor, Toronto, ON
Bringing together the most promising tech startups in Canada, founders and teams for an evening of networking, knowledge sharing and learning about blockchain and the enterprise.
Discussion topics to explore:
How to utilize blockchain to scale and grow your company
What are the common pain points and integration challenges
How will the popularization of blockchain impact enterprises of the future
Join us on social with #chain4biz.
Tue19Sep20175:30 pmAviva Digital Garages 100 King St. W, 49th Floor, Toronto, ON
We're transforming the Aviva Digital Garage into a showcase of Smart Home Technologies!
Join us for startup demos, networking, and engaging discussions.
Join us on social with #InsurTech
Wed27Sep20176:00 pmOneEleven, 325 Front St. W, Suite 4, Toronto, ON
Join us for an evening of learning and knowledge sharing as we address the topic
"Equity Options for Early Hires"
This session is tailored towards early to seed-stage startup founders that are in the process of hiring their core team and are looking to gain insights into structuring equity options.
How much equity should founders offer to early, key hires?
How to structure equity and shares?
Bootstrapped vs VC funded - what should founders look out for?
Acquisition or IPO - how to plan for the future?
Mistakes and lessons learned
Join us on social with #talentchallenge