Throughout the year, BES organizes and supports a number of events designed to help founders grow their network and their business.

Community organized events

Bootup is often used as a vehicle for members of the Vancouver tech community to organize events used to build stronger relationships with each other.

Launch Party Vancouver

Founded in 2007 by local entrepreneurs, Dimitri Sirota, Maura Rodgers & Danny Robinson, LPV was created to showcase the most promising Internet startups, who are ready to launch their product or service to the world. From investors and mediarati to big co’s and fellow entrepreneurs, the best in tech comes together to connect, celebrate and support our growing startup community.

Apply now if you would like to be considered for our next LPV (

If you want to throw a Launch Party technology event in your city, give us a shout. (link to contact us page)

Grow 2011

Turning today’s entrepreneurs into tomorrow’s leaders

Produced by Dealmaker Media, the Grow Conference is an annual event designed to inspire innovation and entrepreneurship and connect leading investors, influencers, entrepreneurs and thinkers from Silicon Valley and Canada. Speakers will share lessons learned, mentor select startups and experience the best Vancouver has to offer.
This is a must attend event!