Opportunity Fest 2022

SFU’s largest showcase of student entrepreneurship projects.

Opportunity Fest is SFU’s largest student showcase of entrepreneurship projects. This celebration brings together ambitious young leaders from elementary and high school through to university and inspires the new era of innovators and problem solvers.

This annual event is hosted by the Charles Chang Institute for Entrepreneurship at the Beedie School of Business.

Event Details: 

Date: March 31, 2022
Time: 5:30 – 8:45 pm PDT
Location: Zoom


Past Winners:

Opportunity Fest 2021
Opportunity Fest 2020

Check out the winners here!


Categories and Participants

Platform Technologies


Sustainable Innovation

Health and Wellness

Sports and Fitness

Educational Connections

Guest Mentors

William Johnson

Vancouver Tech Journal

Anthonia Ogundele

Ethọ́s Lab

Peter Payne

Acetech Leadership

Vanja Terzic

Most Connected

Christina Wong

Employ to Empower

Alexis McKinnon

Beedie School of Business

Peter Tingling

Beedie School of Business

Sagar Saxena


Eugene Fiume

SFU Applied Sciences

James McLellan


Charles Chang

Lyra Growth

Kausar Samli

Genome BC

Greg Helem

C.A.R.E Society

Raphael Ochil


Eagranie Yuh

Jar Audio

Rochelle Grayson

New Ventures BC

Buk Nkosi

Chaos Club Digital

Kelly Khakh

Prospera Credit Union

Jacqueline Demkes

Prospera Credit Union

Mehran Aazamifard

Prospera Credit Union

Niki Jelstad

Prospera Credit Union


Zoravar Paintal
Varinddha Thakur
YeeKing Cheng
Arshia Saluj
Sunghyu Choi
Stuti Tanwar
Sparsh Sharma
Samuel Atilola
Ria Verma
Ranvir Manes
Emad Shams
Arianna Almeida
Marilyn Joseph
Mai Trinh
Kurumi Suzuki
Kritik Sehgal
Jay Amin
Emily Janzen
DucDang Nguyen
Dhruvit Maniya
Cameron Hoang
Amirul Anirban
Alireza Beigi
Adan Shafin
Aaliyah Mahboubi
Yongshi Wen
Harvi Shah
Joseph Lee
Onyinye Obikwelu Maureen
Leo Cao


Calling all ambitious students looking for an opportunity to apply their entrepreneurial mindset. We’re looking for undergrad students interested in volunteering at this year’s Opportunity Fest – SFU’s largest showcase of student entrepreneurship projects!

Work with Chang Institute staff, inspirational elementary, high school and undergrad students and connect with innovation leaders in the community. Through volunteering with us, you’ll get a chance to develop your skills in logistics support, moderator and more!

Not to mention that by volunteering with us you’ll receive credit for your Co-Curricular Record through the student ambassador program, helping you stand out amongst the crowd.

Required Volunteer Training (Online), participants choose one of two days to attend:

Monday, March 21st or Wednesday, 23rd (min. 2 hours) *Times TBD

View the volunteer job descriptions here: 
Logistics Support 
Assistant Moderator

Apply to become a volunteer

Applications close February 17th, 11:59 pm

OppFest 2021 Student Highlights

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