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CVCA Awards

AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Lumira Ventures winner of 2021 VC Regional Impact Award for Western Canada for Zymeworks

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Lumira Ventures prides itself on being a VC investor that backs promising early-stage health care and life sciences companies with the potential to dramatically improve patient care. It was with this vision that Lumira co-lead a US$61.5M crossover financing round in 2016 for Vancouver-based Zymeworks Inc., to support the advancement of its Azymetric™ therapeutics pipeline

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Invest Canada

#IC21 Speaker Spotlight: Innovation Strategist & Visionary, Lital Marom

Jon Jackson

On Wednesday, June 9, Invest Canada ’21 is pleased to welcome featured speaker, Lital Marom. Marom is an Innovation Strategist and Visionary; helping organizations unlock the potential of their business by leveraging emerging technologies and new economic models. Marom will be leading this year’s Invest Canada Masterclass, presented by DealCloud. Lital led the sales and

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Invest Canada

#IC21 Speaker Spotlight: Canada’s Ambassadors to the European Union, China, and the United States

Jon Jackson

On Wednesday, June 9, Invest Canada ’21 is pleased to welcome featured speakers Dr. Ailish Campbell, Canada’s Ambassador to the EU, Kirsten Hillman, Canada’s Ambassador to the United States of America, and Dominic Barton, Canada’s Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China. The three Ambassadors will be participating in the Geopolitical Trends and Trade panel,

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Policy & Advocacy

Government Investment into Venture Capital to back Entrepreneurs, Address Inequality, Increase Employment, Support Life Science Companies and Propel Canada’s Economic Recovery

Jon Jackson
VC

Renewed Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative (VCCI) program will invest CAD $450 Million over five years increasing VC dollars to entrepreneurs. The Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (CVCA) applauds the federal government’s CAD $450 million renewed investment supporting Canada’s innovation ecosystem, underrepresented entrepreneurs, critical life science companies, and economic recovery through the Venture Capital