A Program for International Students in Canada

Pitch for up to $200K in Funding

Permanent Residency Status in Canada

Global Connections with VDI Investors

program duration

Program Duration

7 Days

  • Regular Price
  • 800

9 AM – 11 AM EST
The program is offered through Zoom on the VDI Platform

Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship Program

Program Benefits

Our Speakers

peter sunderland

Peter Sutherland

Distinguished Diplomat

Former Canadian Ambassador:
Philippines, India, Saudi Arabia, Yemen

michael haynes

Michael Haynes

Author of "Listen, Innovate, Grow"

B2B & B2C Sales & Marketing Expert. Startup Canada Advisor

matt boardman

Matt Boardman

Startup Pitch Coach

Advised Over 250+ Companies

scott kress

Scott Kress

Summitted Mt. Everest & 7 Summits

North Pole & South Pole. High-Performance Team Building

yuri navarro

Yuri Navarro

Venture Capitalist

Former CEO
NACO - National Angel
Capital Organization

Shreya Gupta

Shreya Gupta

NortonRose FullBright

Technology and Privacy Lawyer


Brent Lessard

Director of Operations

Winner of multiple international awards including from Province of Ontario, SpaceX, and Dubai Futures Foundation

Why We are Unique?

Overall Alumni Statistics

10 +
0 +
$ 0 M+
in Capital Raised
1000 +
Hours of Mentorship & Support Provided

Our Pricing Plans

  • 800
  • 1000

Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship

Day 01

Future & Emerging Technologies

Day 02

Team Building & Leadership

Day 03

Marketing & Sales

Day 04

Building an MVP & Business Modeling

Day 05

Creating a Pitch Deck

Day 06

Finance & Fundraising

Day 07

Final Pitches & Winner Selections

Areas of Study

  • Technologies of the future
  • Turning ideas into products that change the world 
  • Designing the next unicorn
  • Figuring out the right business model
  • Virtual Competition with unique prizes
  • Fundamentals of growth and sales
  • How and when to incorporate your company
  • Everything you need to know about fundraising
  • Become a leader and identify your blind spots
  • Let’s build great teams
  • Construct the perfect business pitch
  • Pitch to investors, win Prizes, Funding & Graduate!