Growth & Exit Strategies: Canadian Tech

Jul 29, 2021

Growth & Exit Strategies: Canadian Tech

11:00 AM

4:00 PM

EDT

VIRTUAL EVENT AGENDA

- M&A Market Update & 2021 Top 10 Disruptive Tech Trends

- Investors Panel: Will your strategy get funded?

- Tech Valuation Metrics: What is your company worth & how do you get it?

- Buyers Panel: Do you have what they want?

- The Merger Experience

- Software Bidding Wars: Are you leaving over half your value on the table?

- Sellers Panel: Advice from CEOs who've sold


Agenda
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Speakers

Vice President

Daniel Rudich

President & CEO

Scott Pickard

CEO

Tara Akhavan, Ph.D

CEO

Mark Miller

Partner

Joseph Khoubbieh

Managing Partner

James Shen

Principal

Tanya Boyko

International Director

Barbara Momboeuf

CFO

Suzanne Oakley

Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategies

Timothy Goddard

Co-Founder & Partner

Todd Crick

Vice President, Valuation Services

Yasmin Khodamoradi

Senior Vice President

Martin Lowrie

EVP Corp Strategy

Eric Winsborrow

Director Bus Dev

Jenna Sleefe

Member

Jim Andrew

Founder & CEO

Bruce Milne

Executive Vice President - Director

David Levine

Sponsors

Register

13:00
Welcome & Opening Remarks

Barbara Momboeuf, Director Marketing and Events | WFS

David Levine, Executive Vice President, Director | Corum Group (Platinum Sponsor)


13:05 – 13:30
M&A Market Update & 2021 Top 10 Disruptive Tech Trends:

How trends drive strategic imperative and lead to successful exits

Tim Goddard, Executive Vice President Corp Dev | Corum Group


13:30 – 14:30
Investors Panel: Will your strategy get funded?

Tanya Boyko, Principal | ArcTern Ventures

James Shen, Managing Partner | Pioneer Ventures Inc.

Joseph Khoubbieh, Partner | Valsoft Corporation

Jim Andrew, Member | Walnut Ventures

Moderator: Martin Lowrie, Senior Vice President | Corum Group


14:30 – 14:45
Tech Valuation Metrics: What is your company worth & how do you get it?

Yasmin Khodamoradi, Vice President Valuation Services | Corum Group

14:45 – 15:00
The Merger Experience & Short Break


15:00 – 16:15
Buyers Panel:
Do you have what they want?

Todd Crick, Partner | Astra Capital Management

Jenna Sleefe, Director | Francisco Partners

Eric Winsborrow, EVP Corporate Strategy | Hitachi Wenco International Mining Systems

Mark Miller, CEO | Volaris

Moderator: David Levine, Executive Vice President, Director | Corum Group

16:15 - 16:30
Software Bidding Wars:
Are you leaving over half your value on the table?

Bruce Milne, Founder & CEO | Corum Group


16:30 – 17:30

Sellers Panel: Advice from CEOs who’ve sold & how to prepare for an exit

Tara Akhavan, Ph.D, CEO | Faurecia IRYStec Inc

Suzanne Oakley, CFO | Bedrock Data

Scott Pickard, President & CEO | Business Infusions

Moderator: Daniel Rudich, Vice President | Corum Group

17:30 - 17:35

Corum Celebration: After the deal


17:35 - 18:00

Closing Remarks

Sponsored by: Ridout & Maybee LLP