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Employer on Campus: The Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (CVCA)

October 3, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join teams of your peers from a variety of academic areas to learn more about VC with industry titans, participate in an engaging simulation where you will compete to invest in the next big thing. Plus, learn top tips on networking and get expert feedback on how to tweak your resume and conduct interviews so you land that job in VC! We will also be sharing more about the CVCA internship program (paid!) that places you in a VC or PE firm in Canada. Don’t miss this chance to explore the endless possibilities within the world of Venture Capital.
It’s your adVENTURE to shape!

A career in Venture Capital (VC) offers a dynamic opportunity to be at the forefront of innovation and purpose-driven change. VC professionals actively shape the future by supporting startups with groundbreaking ideas, fostering entrepreneurship, and contributing to job creation both locally and globally. VCs champion social and environmental causes while achieving financial growth. Through mentorship, they empower emerging businesses to thrive, strengthening the entrepreneurial ecosystem. A career in VC offers a unique blend of purpose, influence, and financial reward, making it an inspiring and fulfilling career path for those eager to make a meaningful impact on the world. There’s no single path to a VC career, and no path that excludes you from one. At CVCA, we believe in the limitless possibilities of breaking into the venture capital industry, especially for young women nationwide.

Attending Representatives

Sara Bentham, Director,
Megan Price, Program Coordinator,
Stuart Morley, Simulation Facilitator
Trevor Brady – HWCL,
Tracy Zhang – Vistara Growth


October 3, 2023
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Henry Angus Building
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