Startup Rodeo

Event at EFFECTIV - Innovation Centre

Tagged in: Labour Day Weekend, Weekend, Sports

Startup Rodeo is a unique concept for Calgary, specifically focused on the creation and acceleration of new startups, products and services over the summer of 2017. This is your opportunity to rapidly develop your startup in an exciting atmosphere where you have access to the knowledge base of a crowd of peers doing the same thing as you. Over the course of 10 days (of your choice) in July and August, you will work in a Class A facility directly alongside a variety of other ambitious entrepreneurs and startups. Connect and collaborate to rapidly scale up your business. We will have a variety of events throughout the summer, including weekly demo events for startups to show their work and receive feedback, lunch and learns with guest speakers, monthly pitch events, private investor pitch opportunities and more.
Desk space in a beautiful Class A building
High-speed Wi-Fi (of course)
Beverages & snacks
Startup camaraderie with awesome people
At the end of the summer, we will be presenting awards to the most successful startups in the first Startup Rodeo.
Newly Incorporated startups (June 2017 or later):
Fastest revenue growth
Fastest user growth
Existing Startups (pre June 2017):
Fastest revenue growth
Fastest user growth
Guest mentors every Wednesday afternoon
Guest speakers every Friday 1-2pm
Demos & Drinks every Friday 3-4pm
Foosball tournament every Friday 4-5pm
Investor pitch event July 31
Investor pitch event September 1
EFFECTIV Innovation Centre
More to be announced soon!

Admission requirements:
One ticket must be purchased per individual attending.
Registrant must be either be the owner of an incorporated business, or intending to incorporate.
Foosball skills
Photos of the space are available at
Get your tickets early, as we have limited early bird spots at a discount!
For any questions, please contact

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