Leading tech executives and entrepreneurs of Iranian descent gather in Toronto for iBridges’ 4th Conference
Toronto, July 26, 2019 - The iBridges Toronto conference, unites tech entrepreneurs and executives of Iranian descent with tech aficionados at large to create an opportunity to showcase emerging talents, exchange ideas and best practices, and collaborate in order to succeed even better.
iBridges embraces the diversity of our global community by welcoming and supporting entrepreneurs of any background. Founded in 2014 by Iranian-American entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley who hoped to establish a network among Iranian diaspora to support the growing number of Iranian hi-tech entrepreneurs and innovators, women entrepreneurs and enthusiastic students. Its conferences in Berkeley (2014), Berlin (2015) and Barcelona (2016) convened with over 2,500 participants.
iBridges collaborate with Tirgan, Karafarin Canada, SUTA and Kanoon Mohandes, and the one-day conference features six sessions, including three panels, two keynotes and a session on iBridges’ future ambitions. Speakers include 3 prominent tech CEOs; Kamran Elahian (Global Catalysts Partners), Pirooz Parvarandeh (Aquantia) and Dr. Firouz Naderi (NASA Solar System Exploration), and many others. Asieh Namdar (News Anchor, CGTN America) is the Master of Ceremony. Some of prominent accelerators and investors in Canada are also invited.
Participants will hear first-hand stories of entrepreneurship and learn about global opportunities for innovation. Stories of the contributions of Iranian diaspora to the economies of North America and more will round out the programming.
Program Agenda and Registration at: iBridges Toronto conference
Mahboob Bolandi, Toronto Chapter