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At Elevate Festival 2024, we look forward to celebrating, supporting, and providing a space for collaboration between today’s and tomorrow’s leaders. For women in tech, women founders & investors, and gender-diverse professionals in the industry, Elevate Festival unlocks access to the Women in Tech Lounge, curated networking opportunities with like-minded professionals, invites to evening events, a chance to pitch your business on stage, 1:1 meetings with Canada’s top women investors, and more!

  • Stylized Icon Of a group of people 10,000+ attendees
  • Stylized Icon Of a speaker 300+ speakers
  • Stylized Icon Of a Coin 2,000 Startups Engaged
  • Stylized Icon Of a camera aperture 50% Equity Deserving Groups

Learn more about why you should attend this year’s Elevate Festival

    Why Attend

Perks for Women+ in Tech & Women Founders

Here are five things you can look forward to when you purchase a pass to Elevate Festival:

  1. Admission To Elevate Festival

    From October 1-3, 2024, you’ll hear from the most innovative minds in tech & innovation across 150+ sessions. Following daily programming, close deals, exchange contact info, and spend your evenings making true connections with like-minded folks within Canada’s innovation ecosystem at Elevate Goes Late events.

  2. Access to Women Investors & Funding

    Startup founders & employees will make 1,001 connections and connect with Canada’s leading investors. All women founders and gender-diverse startup owners will be eligible to apply to meet 1:1 with investors, of which at least 50% are women.

  3. World-Class Women Speakers & Content

    Across 9 content tracks, women leaders will be speaking about the latest trends in AI, cybersecurity, fintech, and more through fireside chats, masterclasses, and panels throughout the 3-day tech conference. 

  4. Networking in the Women+ in Tech Lounge

    Make connections and network in the dedicated Women+ in Tech Lounge, featuring women-led programming and special guest appearances. Connect, collaborate, and elevate great women in tech and gender-diverse professionals who are solving important problems in their respective fields. 

  5. Chances to Pitch Your Business

    Tech startups and companies owned or run by women or gender-diverse folks can pitch their business, generate leads, and raise brand awareness across Elevate’s activations at Canada’s tech and innovation festival.