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Hosted Entrepreneur & Hosted Student

Invest Atlantic was two days of jam-packed value. Experienced investors and business leaders provided insight that has helped me grow as an entrepreneur. The networking events were excellent and some of the connections I made have led to future options for funding and business partnerships.
– Adam K

Back by popular demand is our Hosting Program! In collaboration with our event Partners from across Atlantic Canada, we’re enabling up to 50 young entrepreneurs and students in the region with the opportunity to receive complimentary registration to Invest AtlanticTo provide entrepreneurs and students with the opportunity of a lifetime, begin by Partnering with Invest Atlantic, where you will receive a code for complimentary registration passes! Act now because space is limited!

Hosted Entrepreneur*:

Sponsors: By hosting an entrepreneur you are providing them with a free pass to Invest Atlantic


  • Incredible networking with business professionals for entrepreneurs
  • Allow an opportunity for an entrepreneur to move their business forward
  • Potentially stimulate the Atlantic Canadian economy with new business
  • Provide an opportunity of a lifetime
  • Open the door for collaboration of ideas between entrepreneurs
  • A free pass to the Invest Atlantic 2019 event

Hosted Student*:

Sponsors: By hosting a student you are providing them with a free pass to Invest Atlantic


  • Networking with industry and academic professionals
  • A much better understanding of the entrepreneurial ecosystem
  • Connections who might be able to help bring their entrepreneurial ideas to life
  • Information from speaker sessions that can be used towards classroom discussion and projects
  • A free pass to the Invest Atlantic 2019 event

Registration Closed for 2018, stay tuned for IA2019!


Want to know how you can help send an entrepreneur or student to Invest Atlantic 2019? Contact Kyla Doornbos (

Please note that Host-an-Entrepreneur and Host-a-Student registrations are provided on a first-come, first-served basis, with preference being given to individuals who have not previously participated in the program.

*NOTE: You can be self-nominated for both positions

* Qualifying young entrepreneurs should be early in their business life cycle and have a small business or proprietorship registered in one of the four Atlantic Provinces. If the application process gets oversubscribed, preference will be given to first time Host applicants and to the first applicant from anyone one business. 

* Qualifying students should be enrolled at a post-secondary institution in one of the four Atlantic Provinces.

* Individuals selected for the HOST programs will be responsible for their own travel and accommodations.