We are Canada's Tech Festival

Uniting the world's innovators

Sept 20 – Sept 26 in Toronto

Elevate presents Michelle Obama

A Conversation with the Former First Lady

Tues, Sept 24
Separately ticketed event

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Chris Hadfield on Main Stage

Elevate CoChair & Astronaut

Tues, Sept 24

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Join us for Startup Open House

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Thurs, Sept 26

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Elevate Tech Jam

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Fri, Sept 20 – Sun, Sept 22

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Featured Events

Elevate Investor Zone

101 College

TUES, SEPT 24

The investor zone is a series of pre-scheduled and curated one-on-one meetings with Canadian and International top startups and growth companies paired with world class investors. Investors will be scheduled in a 2 hour block to meet with a series of start or high growth companies for 20-30 minute meetings. Read More >

Festival Stages

Various locations in Toronto

Mon, Sept 23 - Thurs, Sept 26

Discover the newsworthy ideas of today. Elevate's Festival Stages offer a deep dive into the hottest topics in tech and innovation: presenting insights, controversy, calls for awareness, and deep conversations. Read More >

ElevateR Pitch

2nd Floor, Sony Center for Performing Arts

Sept 24 & 25

ElevateR Pitch is a March madness style pitch competition where 32 of Canada’s top scaleups will compete in front of world-class investors and celebrity judges for a chance to win a funding prize and the unique opportunity to pitch live on the Elevate Main Stage in front of thousands. Application for the Wild Card Spot: Read More Read More >

Michelle

Michelle Obama

1 Front St E, Toronto

Tues, Sept 24

SEPARATE TICKET REQUIRED. In Conversation with Michelle Obama. Moderated by Claudette McGowan, Chief Information Officer, BMO. Read More >

Wyclef

Elevate King West

Various Locations

Wed, Sept 25 & Thurs, Sept 26

Check out all the exciting and interactive activations hosted by Elevate’s Partners. Don’t stay in one place too long – you might miss out on food trucks, games, secret musical performances, special guest appearances and more. Read More >

Mainstage

Main Stage

1 Front St E, Toronto

Tues, Sept 24 & Wed, Sept 25

Main Stage is the place to be. Join global tech titans, celebrities, and thought leaders as they discuss how technology today is shaping our tomorrow. Read More >

Startup Open House

Various Locations

Thurs, Sept 26

Over 200 startups, scaleups, and organizations will open their doors to job seekers, curious professionals, and ecosystem leaders. Choose your own adventure and visit the world's most innovative companies. Read More >

Elevate Tech Jam

234 Bay St, Toronto

Fri, Sept 20 - Sun, Sept 22

TD's Tech Jam empowers people who are eager to learn and create by providing an environment for you to explore and build with mentorship and resources. Read More >