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Hey Entrepreneurs: Here’s How to Visit Montreal for Three Months

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Over the past few years, Montréal’s beloved Startupfest has grown into a global gathering of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs, founders, investors, and mentors. The three-day festivities include thought-provoking keynotes, interactive how-to sessions, industry predictions, and a healthy dose of irreverence. But the initiatives of Startupfest are not just limited to three days in July.

Gain experience, See Montréal

Startupfest has recently launched a new project. To add fuel to the already roaring local startup scene, the annual festival has partnered with leading accelerators and community champions to host 100 international startups, each for a three-month period. The qualifying entrepreneurs and founders will get to immerse themselves in the Canadian startup ecosystem, surrounded by mentors, investors, and contemporaries. It’s the perfect opportunity to take a business to the next level.

Start your engines (and your business)

The project, aptly called StartupExperience.CA, is an opportunity for folks from around the world to live and work in one of Canada’s top startup cities. (Sure, we’re biased, but we recommend choosing Montréal.) It’s the perfect occasion for the innovation generation to sample life in some of North America’s most unique cities. For Canadians looking to try out another city, or international citizens wanting to experience the lifestyle of a Canadian city, you’re in luck — StartupExperience.CA is open to founders and entrepreneurs from various corners of the globe.

Get your application started!

For the locals…

If you’re a local champion, and you’d like to offer up space, or get involved, StartupExperience.CA wants to hear from you. Reach the organizers here:

Cheat Sheet

Event: Startupfest
Dates: 12 – 15 July, 2017


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1 Comment

  1. Cowork Nomads

    Such global fests are great for freelancers and entrepreneurs to learn and get inspiration from other successful entrepreneurs. Great to know about the Startupfest.

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