About TiE Toronto
TiE Toronto is fostering entrepreneurship in Ontario
We aim to create wealth and raise the prominence of entrepreneurs in the local community, as well as internationally, by fostering and supporting entrepreneurship through mentoring, networking, and education. Dedicated to the virtuous cycle of wealth creation and giving back to the community, TiE’s focus is on generating and nurturing the next generation of entrepreneurs.
TiE has come to represent “Talent, ideas and Enterprise”
Through its activities and influences. We count for the largest pool of intellectual capital and bring together entrepreneurs, investors, policy makers and professional service providers with the objective of enhancing entrepreneurial climate.
TiE Toronto offers a variety of events to promote entrepreneurship in Ontario
TiEQuest Business Venture Competition
Over 200 entrepreneurs participate in TiEQuest every year. The contestants include existing and emerging entrepreneurs, patent holders and university students. The contestants get opportunities to present to angel investors, venture capitalists and fund managers. TiEQuest offers prizes totaling over $150,000 including prizes for the best IP, best Clean Tech venture, best healthcare venture and best student venture. In addition, winner receives an Expression of Interest for a $1,000,000 investment from sponsors. www.tiequest.org
TiE charter members of TiE include successful entrepreneurs and business leaders who have committed to devote their time to nurture entrepreneurship to new and aspiring entrepreneurs.
TiE Institute offers education programs, seminars and conferences to aspiring entrepreneurs. The sessions are conducted through a combination of online and off-line programs and feature successful entrepreneurs and professors of leading universities. www.tieinstitute.org
TiE Entrepreneurial Forum
TiE Toronto invites well known speakers to address on various challenges faced by entrepreneurs. These events provide tremendous opportunities for networking.
TiE Speaker Series
TiE Toronto organizes a breakfast seminar where we invite companies that have succeeded in this fast growing emerging markets to share their experiences with other entrepreneurs. We also invite business leaders from thosecountries with specific expertise in legal, regulatory, commercial and cultural issues.