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SFU Student Entrepreneur of the Year Reception

By DH Vancouver Staff, DH Vancouver Staff Nov 16, 2011 4:04 pm

Meet a new network of local entrepreneurs to share tips and problem solving techniques, get advice on profitability and career and discuss mentoring and business models. Swap business cards and watch your personal business directory grow! On November 19th, SIFE Simon Fraser is hosting its annual entrepreneurship competition and networking reception designed to highlight up-and-coming student entrepreneurs, inspire future entrepreneurs, and serve as a platform for making networking connections.

This special 4-hour networking reception will include competition participants, industry professionals, local entrepreneurs and students who are interested in discussion, collaboration, and intense conversations about entrepreneurship and innovation. Come meet the SFU SEY 2011 Finalists and see some of the work at the student business displays. Speak to local students and see their business adventures. Also, witness the announcement of the 2011 SFU Student Entrepreneur of the Year champion. They will also be announcing the people’s choice award from votes collected from the competition earlier that day. The reception with hors d’oeuvres will be held at the Renaissance Hotel, Saturday November 19th 2011.

Tickets start at only $25, and will feature keynote speakers from Ernst & Young and Blenz followed by general conversation and over $5,000 in prize draws from our proud sponsors. Over 300 people are expected to attend this event, so don’t miss your chance.


To win 2 tickets to the event, here is what you need to do:

  • Win two tix to @SIFESimonFraser’s Entrpreneur of the Year Reception via @SFUSEY, @Cwistal & @VancityBuzz RT to Enter!
Contest Ends Friday November 18th at noon. One winner will be drawn at random.


More info:

  • Purchase your tickets at
  • Date + Time | Saturday, November 19th from 6:00pm to 10:00pm
  • Location | Renaissance Vancouver Hotel Harbourside, 33 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
  • Tickets | Starting at $25 [Before Thursday, November 17th]

Tickets include appetizers and access to a cash bar

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