Venture Acceleration Program (VAP)
Do you have the next big tech product?
Introducing SRCTec’s Venture Acceleration Program (VAP), helping to grow and establish tech-based ventures in the Fraser Valley. Whether your idea or Venture is Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) based or you have a specific idea/concept around a specific industry, you may qualify for our VAP.
SRCTec’s work is aimed at helping local established and new tech companies identify opportunities and overcome challenges faced in this rapidly changing market. The SRCTec VAP initiative is a strategically important step forward in the development of the Technology Centre of Excellence (TCE) in this Region (primarily Abbotsford, Mission and Chilliwack). The primary goal of the TCE and SRCTec is to extend cooperation between local industry, government and post-secondary education institutions. The key objective is to create a synergistic centre for companies that will make use of the experienced staff and special programs that drive the ICT economy, locally.
How does our Venture Acceleration Program Work for You?
Our role in this program is to help fill the funnel of new tech companies and to help existing tech companies accelerate ideas by:
- Stimulating entrepreneurial spirit in the tech industry, regionally
- Assisting budding entrepreneurs to take their idea though to commercialization
- Provide networking opportunities for all companies regardless of their size
- Stimulate growth with four full days of training on Product Validation, Market Validation, Market Penetration and Market Expansion
- Offering access to capital opportunities and other funding options in the tech sector
- Continued post-training mentorship with SRCTec’s premier movers and shakers for the duration of the program (1 year)
What is the cost of the Venture Acceleration Program?
Member Price is $250
Non-Member Price is $500 and includes an annual membership with SRCTec.
Are you interested in learning more about the Venture Acceleration Program?
Please complete our Contact Us form and include all your information. A member of our team will be in contact with you to answer any questions you may have.
Ready to Register?
Registration process of the Venture Acceleration Program is simple! Please click on the button below to complete our online registration form. Once we receive your information our EIR will in contact with you to discuss if the program is a good fit for you.