FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
1. What is included in the registration?
Registration includes all scheduled events and meals on Wednesday and Thursday (February 8 & 9, 2017).
2. When can I register?
Registration for 2017 will be open shortly, please check back.
3. What is the registration cut-off date?
Although there is no cut-off date, registration will close once the Forum reaches maximum capacity.
4. When can I apply to present?
Applications to present at CFF 2017 are now being accepted. Click here to apply now!
5. What criteria will presenting companies have to meet?
The Selection Committee is comprised of investors who evaluate the applications on a number of criteria including "fundability", market pain, management, completeness of proposal, etc. Our goal is to select those companies of the best quality and the highest chance of being funded when given exposure to investors. Applicant companies must have raised (closed) a minimum of $250,000 in angel/seed financing at the time of submitting their application.
6. Will any equipment be made available to presenters?
The Canadian Financing Forum will provide full audiovisual services, including an overhead projector, computer, microphone, etc. The presenting companies must submit the presentation to the organizers prior to the conference so all the presentations can be loaded onto one computer.
7. Which industries are included in the Canadian Financing Forum's Sustainable Technology Stream?
The Sustainable Technology Stream is inclusive of the following industries; renewable and distributed energy, oil & gas energy, advanced materials, transportation, and water purification & management.
8. My company is located in the United States. Can I still participate?
Yes, the Forum is open to international companies as well.
9. How do I get to the Fairmont Pacific Rim?
Map - Fairmont Pacific Rim, Vancouver
10. If the Fairmont Pacific Rim, Vancouver is fully booked, what is the next closest hotel?
Fairmont Waterfront - www.fairmont.com/waterfront
Pan Pacific Vancouver - www.panpacific.com/en/Vancouver/
Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver - www.fourseasons.com/vancouver/
Westin Grand Vancouver - www.westingrandvancouver.com/
Best Western Plus Uptown Hotel - www.bestwesternvancouver.ca/
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