Tuesday, October 10, 2006

Watch YII Member Compete on TV

Check out Young Inventors' member Gilad Shoham as he and his start-up compete on TV on the Dragons' Den.

Starting at 8 PM EST on CBC.

Friday, October 06, 2006

Ready, Set, Start-Up!

Our monthly article in Campus Life Magazine: Ready, Set, Start-Up!

Learn from One of North America's Best-Known VCs

October 11th,
Wise Words: Lessons for Building a Great Startup
Learn how to build a great team from one of Canada's most prominent venture capitalist!
Sean Wise, Wise Mentor Capital
www.seanwise.com

Sean will cover the following topics:

1. Why building a team is important for start-up ventures (i.e. why can't the inventor alone do everything?)
2. The characteristics of a great start-up team and how to build a start-up team
3. Tips/practical steps for early stage inventors/entrepreneurs who are still in school and seeking to build a venture that is viable in "the real world."
4. Raising Capital for Startups: the stages and sources of funding, what you need to have before you go for money, how early is too early, what to do if you are too early

*This event will not be recorded*
Participants and premium mebers will receive exclusive downloads from Sean
Webinar Fee for Basic Members: $15
Webinar Fee for Premium Members: Free

Thank you to our partner, Globalive Communications (http://www.globalive.com) for their webinar support.

Click here to register.

Wednesday, October 04, 2006

Our Blog Has Moved!

You can still visit our old blog.