Scenes from our 2016 Pitch Night
Colin Conroy Chair of the Northumberland CFDC Investment Committee congratulating the Top 5 in alphanetical order AXIS Comfable NuPhysics PinPress Virtual SurgerySIM
Colin Conroy Chair of the Northumberland CFDC Investment Committee congratulating the Top 5 in alphanetical order AXIS Comfable NuPhysics PinPress Virtual SurgerySIM2
Competitors waiting for the contest to start talking with the Chair of the Board of Directors of Northumberland CFDC Rick Holmes
Doug Armstrong from the N100 Power Panel speaking with Judy Selvig from Northumberland Manufacturers Association and Wendy Gibson from the Town of Cobourg
From Left to Right the 2016 N100 Top 5 Ben Sainsbury of Virtual SurgerySIM Trung Pham of AXIS Asif Khan of PinPress Neda Ghazi and Ali Monam of Comfable Arshan Singh and Hanif Montazeri of NuPhysics2
Northumberland CFDC Board Chairman Rick Holmes thanks the entrepreneurs for their vision courage and passion
Northumberland CFDC Executive Director Wendy Curtis welcoming Arshan Hanif and Ali to the Sculthorpe Studio Theatre
The 2016 N100 Top 10 Finalists with Board Chair Ricck Holmes and Executive Director Wendy Curtis of Northumberland CFDC
The competitors await the Power Panel as they deliberate downstairs on stage in the historic atmospheric theatre at the Capitol
Wendy Curtis and John Hayden from Northumberland CFDC chat with Denny Manchee from Watershed Magazine
Compete to secure a $100,000 convertible note and position your startup for follow-on investment.
Finalists receive free one-year software licenses from our official sponsor, MathWorks (such as MATLAB and Simulink) with full technical support.
Gain valuable insight and feedback from the N100 Power Panel and Northumberland CFDC Investment Committee.
Hone your pitch and investment proposal and advance your business through a competitive gauntlet.
Take advantage of focused local partnership advantages in Northumberland (such as engineering, prototyping, manufacturing, high quality and competitively priced media and design talent, access to professional support and strategy services) while maintaining proximity to Toronto (just over an hour from Port Hope and Cobourg).
Benefit from concurrent entrepreneurial development and training along the way, from Northumberland CFDC and Spark Centre—whether you ultimately win or not.
Dear friends – We are now on to the final stage of N100 2016 and I am excited to announce that the Top 3 N100 startups this year are (in alphabetical order):read more
We can’t say enough about the amazing caliber of the competitors tonight. It is very difficult to see just 5 advance and yet that is the competitive nature of the competition.read more
The excitement in the room is palpable and the atmosphere electric as we get to hear pitches from some of the most innovative technology entrepreneurs in Ontario as they pass through the competitive gauntlet that is N100.read more