Funding Frontier: Empowering Founders Across the Investment Landscape

Join us for an insightful journey into the diverse landscape of funding opportunities tailored to founders at every stage of their entrepreneurial ventures. Whether you’re just starting out, scaling up, or seeking growth capital, the Funding Frontier offers a comprehensive roadmap to secure the resources your business needs to thrive.

The Funding Frontier is designed to empower entrepreneurs with the knowledge and connections necessary to navigate the intricate world of funding. From grant funding, tapping angel networks, seed rounds to Series A, and beyond, our expert speakers and panelists will provide invaluable insights, strategies, and practical advice to help you secure the funding your business deserves.


  • Moein Gashi – Principal, GreenSky Ventures
  • Jennifer Edey – Senior Manager, SR&ED and Grants at Deloitte
  • Jude Sacramenthas – Vice President, Early Stage at RBCx
  • Ana Misra – Co-Founder of York Angels Investors 

Moderated by: Sneha Punwani – Supervisor, IDEA Square One

What You Will Learn

Embark on a transformative journey where you will:

1. Master the Fundamentals: Learn key aspects of fundraising, from crafting pitch decks to confident investor meetings, equipping you to secure vital capital for your venture.

2. Navigate the Investment Landscape: Gain insider knowledge on funding options like angel investors, venture capital, and grants, empowering informed decisions aligned with your business goals.

3. Build Strategic Relationships: Discover tactics for nurturing relationships with investors, mentors, and advisors to accelerate startup growth.

4. Navigate Challenges with Confidence: Learn to overcome common fundraising obstacles, turning setbacks into growth opportunities.

5. Position Your Business for Success: Develop a roadmap for scaling your startup, including capital allocation, talent acquisition, and effective growth execution for long-term success.

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain actionable insights, expand your network, and position your startup for success. Reserve your spot at the Funding Frontier today!

This event is presented by IDEA.

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