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Throughout the year, the CVCA hosts several events designed to facilitate learning and deal flow among venture capital and private equity professionals and suppliers to the industry. These events include quarterly professional development seminars, annual conference, networking receptions and annual golf tournament. Upcoming events include:

Professional Development Lunch and Learn in Toronto 'Maximize Your Investment by Evolving your Brand: How Cineplex is redesigning entertainment in Canada'
July 23, 2014
SOLD OUT!! New Registrations will be added to the waiting list
Much has been written about the potential demise of the movie theatre industry as home entertainment, large screen TVs, on-demand movies and a wide range of mobile apps threaten to disrupt the industry and its place as a hub for family entertainment. Ellis Jacob, President and CEO of Cineplex Entertainment and 2013's Most Innovative CEO of the Year - according to Canadian Business Magazine - and Jean-Pierre Lacroix, President of Shikatani Lacroix, will discuss how brands can remain relevant in these disruptive times by innovating and focusing on the needs of its customers.

Noon - Registration/Lunch
12:30 pm - Panel Discussion
1:30 pm - Conclusion

Ellis Jacob (President and CEO, Cineplex Entertainment);
Jean-Pierre Lacroix (President, Shikatani Lacroix)

Note this event is sold out, any new registrations after July 18 at 4:30 pm will be added to the waiting list. To be added to the wait-list please send your name and email to 

CVCA's Annual Charity Golf Classic
August 27, 2014
Save the date for CVCA's popular golf tournament which takes place at Angus Glen Golf and Country Club. This is Canada's private capital industry's only national golf tournament and sells out event year. An excellent day of networking, golf and fun!!


2015 Annual Conference in Vancouver
May 19, 2015
Save the date for the biggest VC and PE event in Canada in 2015 - CVCA's 2015 Annual Conference taking place in Vancouver at the Westin Bayhsore. 

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