1) Report from ZERO
CoPower's Raphael Bouskila was invited to speak at the international ZERO 2014
conference in Edmonton last month, and we've shared his remarks on financial and technological innovation for those who weren't there. Check out the post on our blog here
. Also see some pictures from our session on Zero's Flickr page
3) New blog post
Check out CoPower's latest blog post
on the links between High Frequency Trading, Wolf of Wall Street, and Crowdfinancing.
4) Solar Ontario
CoPower was at Solar Ontario in Ottawa last week, providing thoughts on the roadmap for the solar industry towards 2020 (spoiler: we think innovation in finance in key). Check out the Canadian Solar Industries Association's Roadmap White Paper
5) CoPower selected as a MaRS client
We're delighted to announce that we'll be working with MaRS
as an official client. Based in Toronto, MaRS helps entrepreneurs build and grow innovative companies, with a range of services
at no cost including mentorship, connections, and market research.
6) Upcoming events
As announced previously, we've been selected as one of the top emerging companies in Montreal and invited to participate in the upcoming C2MTL
"commerce and creativity" conference, Montreal; May 27-29. As founding members of the Equity Crowdfunding Alliance of Canada, we're also hosting a crowd-financing event at Notman House
next month (Montreal; June 9), featuring participation from angel investors, VCs, startups and securities regulators. If you're interested in crowdfunding or startups, this event is the place to be.