Ilya Brotsky (CEO of VanHack) and Daryna Kulya (co-founder and COO of OpenPhone) discuss Ukraine tech, connections to Canada, and ways to help Ukrainians fleeing war.
"Here's something that I didn't anticipate when we began doing these conversations across provinces: they don't talk to each other."
CCI's Ben Bergen and Bronte Valk walk through Alberta and BC's latest budget commitments before answering two key questions: what impact can provincial governments have on tech, and how do local tech ecosystems impact their governments?
RBCx's Director of Venture Capital, Anthony Mouchantaf, joins to discuss the current Canadian tech boom, and explain why "all that glitters is not gold."
Sponsored by RBC Ventures and Venture for Canada.
"League of Innovators is trying to solve this problem of how we identify and accelerate young entrepreneurs."
LOI Venture founder and GP, Ryan Holmes, discusses investment in youth entrepreneurship, the changing eras of Canadian tech, and life after Hootsuite.
Sponsored by the University of Toronto and Venture for Canada.
"What is your vibe right now about Canadian tech?"
Co-hosts Douglas Soltys and Rob Kenedi are joined by BetaKit associate editor Meagan Simpson to answer listener questions submitted LIVE during a special Twitter Spaces AMA edition of the BetaKit Podcast.
Sponsored by Pocketed.