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What it takes to win the McGill Dobson Cup

10 Jan 2018 18:00

Come hear the stories of our winners. We will bring entrepreneurs from various tracks to explain how they prepared for the competition!

A previous McGill Dobson Cup Judge will present what judges look for when hearing the pitches. You will have the chance to ask your question about the competition!

In case you are still looking to join a startup or to add members to your existing project, we will close the event with a networking session, bring your business cards!


Startup Boot Camp

13 Jan 2018 09:00

The 8-hour Startup Boot Camp will teach you the first steps to launch your venture! Developers, designers and business people will all come together to gain insight on building both for-profit and social enterprise startups.


Startup Legals, Protecting Your IP & How to Incorporate Your Startup

24 Jan 2018 18:00

When building your startup it is very easy to make legal mistakes. It starts from day one, with not making the deal clear with your co-founder or not choosing the right type of business when incorporating. This topic will only get more complex as your company grows. If you are developing a new technology the discussion around how to protect your intellectual property is crucial.


How to Pitch Your Startup Workshop

31 Jan 2018 18:00

How do I pitch my startup? What will take it to the next level? What makes a pitch stand out?  The McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship and the DesjardinsLab present to you "Perfecting your Pitch"!


Startup Financials Workshop

7 Feb 2018 18:00

Cash is King, especially when you are launching your business.

You need to find a way to finance your company, identify your key financial metrics and determine your cash burn rate. All of the above can be overwhelming if you don’t have a business background.


Market Research Workshop

14 Feb 2018 18:00

After identifying a paint point, the first step to build a business is to quantify the market and gather meaningful data. Having strong numbers to back your assumptions is crucial. It can also be hard to find the right resources and tools to do so.

The McGill Dobson Centre is presenting an event in order to guide through the tedious process of Market Research and to make sure the time, energy and money you’re investing in the research is well spent.


Public Speaking Workshop

28 Feb 2018 18:00

Thinking about pitching makes you nervous?

Would you like to get better at speaking in front of an audience?

The McGill Dobson Centre is presenting a workshop to help you captivate your audience and improve your speaking and presentation skills!


The Business of Artificial Intelligence

21 Mar 2018 18:00

For the first time, the McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship is teaming up with the McGill A.I Society to present an event on The Business of Artificial Intelligence. The event is targeted at McGill Students as well as the Montreal Startup & A.I Community.

Part I: Demystifying AI & the business opportunity behind it