Start-Up Weekend

designed by Enactus OC
Made possible through a
BDC Project Accelerator Grant


Registration closes February 15 ’18

Innovation Center
220 Shuswap Street
FEBRUARY 17-18 9 AM to 5 PM

The Cost is $30 which includes
Saturday Lunch and Sunday Dinner

The purpose of the program is to help assistants create a plan to successfully launch their business in the Shuswap, and/or get a head start on Season 5 of the Shuswap Launch-a-Preneur Dragons’ Den style entrepreneurship competition in 2019!

The program consists of a series of workshops designed to help participants generate or refine business ideas while making connections in the community. Mentors will be available to support participants as they develop their business model canvas over the weekend.


  • Teams can be comprised of individuals or teams working on the same business idea.
  • Participants must have access to the Internet and basic computer skills
  • Participants must plan to operate their business within the Shuswap
  • Business concepts currently in operation are not eligible


Andrew Klingel, Faculty Advisor,
(250) 306-1788
Laureen Shannon, Project Coordinator
(250) 804-2703