Why You Should Sponsor UsBecome a VSW sponsor and engage with the Vancouver Startup Community.

By becoming a sponsor at Vancouver Startup Week 2024, you're not just supporting an event, you're investing in the future of entrepreneurship and establishing a meaningful connection with the local and global startup ecosystem.

Join us in celebrating a decade of impact and be part of a legacy that fosters growth, collaboration, and success.






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Our community
For community builders:
  • Showcase your achievements, projects, or contributions to promote awareness and gain recognition.
  • Understand needs and preferences in the community to help improve future events and initiatives.
  • Organize cultural or social events to celebrate diversity and shared interests.
  • Collaborate with other community builders by sharing resources, co-hosting events, and combining their expertise to foster a stronger sense of community and achieve common goals.
For investors:
  • Gain valuable insights into local market trends, consumer behaviour, and emerging opportunities.
  • Gather leads on potential investments opportunities by connecting with startups, entrepreneurs, and like-minded investors.
For entrepreneurs:
  • Discover workshops and talks from industry leaders covering topics from current trends to core business functions such as fundraising and marketing.
  • Share your business ideas with a diverse audience and gather feedback.
  • Meet potential investors and learn about funding opportunities.
  • Find potential partners or collaborators.
  • Connect with like-minded individuals and hear success stories.
  • Gain brand visibility and exposure among a targeted audience.
For corporate leaders:
  • Increase your brand recognition in Vancouver and demonstrate your commitment to social responsibility and community wellbeing.
  • Attract and retain top talent by showcasing your organization as a desirable place to work and sharing employment opportunities.
  • Enhance your corporate network by connecting with potential business partners and clients within the vibrant Vancouver startup ecosystem.
  • Establish thought leadership by engaging with the community and sharing your insights, reinforcing your position as an industry expert.
For educators:
  • Host events and provide resources to demonstrate your school’s calibre.
  • Promote your educational programs, achievements, and offerings.
  • Partner with local businesses or industry organizations to create projects or initiatives that benefit both the school and the community.
  • Engage alumni and highlight their accomplishments, featuring the school’s role in their success.
  • Engage with the local community to strengthen ties and demonstrate active involvement in supporting the growth and prosperity of the area.
For government leaders:
  • Connect with your constituents in a more relaxed and approachable setting.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the well-being and interests of the community, to build a more positive public perception of government.
  • Learn more about local issues, needs, and priorities in the community.
  • Advocate for government programs, services, and initiatives that benefit the community.

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Vancouver Startup Week is located on the unceded territory of the Coast Salish Peoples, including the territories of the xwməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.