Winners of OppFest 2022 🎉

Over 300 Celebrate Youth Innovation and Unlock their Potential at this Year’s Opportunity Fest 2022 Opportunity Fest 2022 (OppFest) is Simon Fraser University’s largest showcase of entrepreneurial projects. Hosted by the Charles Chang Institute for Entrepreneurship at SFU’s Beedie School of Business and made possible by Prospera Credit Union, this year’s first hybrid celebration brought […]

Coast Capital Venture Prize 2022

Coast Capital Venture Prize 2022 The Coast Capital Venture Prize competition celebrates innovative ideas and entrepreneurial pursuits from the Simon Fraser University community.  Competitors are given the opportunity to practice venture ideation, business plan writing, and presenting pitches. They’ll receive support in dedicated workshops and coaching sessions from Venture Connection’s mentors prior to the finals […]

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 […]

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Streamline Athletics – Helping Athletes Succeed

SFU track and field alumni Alexandre Paré and Brett Montrose just launched Streamline Athletes, an online platform connecting high-school student-athletes to an extensive database of U.S. and Canadian post-secondary athletic and academic programs and scholarships. Supported through Coast Capital Savings Venture Connection. The founders are life-long track athletes who met on Simon Fraser University’s National Collegiate […]

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Technology and Impact – Design Jam

Real impacts, real opportunities. Real students making real change. About this Event Real impacts, real opportunities. Real students making real change. In this fireside chat, the Technology Entrepreneurship@SFU (Tech e@SFU) alumni share their incredible experiences that led them to turn their knowledge into businesses and careers. Get tips on how to tap into your inner […]

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Activate Your Degree

SFU is the place to take your degree beyond the walls of the (virtual) lecture hall. With an innovation certificate open to all faculties, there are endless possibilities for how you can activate your education. The Charles Chang Institute for Entrepreneurship guides and prepares you with the mindset to be the next entrepreneur or intrapreneur. […]

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NEXT Info Session

OCT 06 NEXT Info Session + Alumni Entrepreneurship Panel by Chang Institute for Entrepreneurship SFU FollowFree Actions and Detail Panel Sales EndedDetails Event Information Learn how to go from school to impact. Highlighting the NEXT36 and chats with SFU alumni about their startup successes! About this Event Have you ever wanted access to world-class founder development, […]

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Make Change Info Session

Interested in learning more about the intersection between business, design thinking, and sustainability? About this Event Why do companies prototype and use Design Thinking? Who needs a product strategy? How will it help advance your career goals? Is there a world where business is driven by design thinking and sustainability? When you understand how to […]

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Opportunity Fest 2020

Opportunity Fest 2020: 10 Years of Unlocking Opportunities Following guidance on COVID-19 from regional and provincial health officers, SFU will not be holding large, in-person events at this time. Opportunity Fest 2020 will be the first year that the festival goes online. Please check back soon. On April 2nd, 2020, The Chang Institute for Entrepreneurship […]

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