Events and Webinars

Upcoming Events and Webinars

August 25th, 2021

Leveraging Energy Focused Government Programs in Canada

If you’re in the energy sector and would like to explore how to maximize government-funded initiatives to scale up without giving up equity, then this webinar is for you. This interactive session will focus on programs and non-dilutive solutions specific to the energy industry. Whether you’re a startup about to launch your pilot project or an experienced company looking for additional funding, this session is tailored to meet everyone’s needs with clear and relevant information.

Understand how government funding works, how to access funding and learn actionable steps to leverage them for company growth. There will be a Q&A portion at the end.

Key learnings:

  • How to navigate Government funding for your company
  • How to utilize venture debt for tech entrepreneurs in the energy space
  • Potential non-dilutive funding options currently available
  • An overview of eligible activities, projects, and spend related to the Energy sector that could be available for funding
  • OKR Financial’s added value and how we can help you

Past Events and Webinars


How to Win Grants: Insider Tips from OKR Financial and Pocketed

Overview: Want to learn the basics of grant funding and how to best leverage this channel? Whether it’s confusion surrounding eligibility, lack of time, or both, today’s entrepreneurs often struggle to secure any of the $2.9 billion available in Canadian grant funding, much of which is underutilized due to the challenging grant ecosystem

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Extending the Runway: Leveraging Non-Dilutive Financing Sources

Overview: Looking for funding options to help accelerate your company’s growth? Look beyond expensive equity financing and examine non-dilutive funding (Any kind of funding that does not require you to give away equity or ownership) options. Geared toward early-stage entrepreneurs, this webinar surveys how to effectively leverage non-dilutive financing sources

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VSW May 25 and May 28 Web

Debt vs Equity: 10 Questions Every Entrepreneur Must Answer

Overview: The financing options that are best suited for one business may not be the right fit for another. Capital has never been as accessible as it is today, so more than ever, entrepreneurs must make the right decisions for their business. Should they risk losing control and ownership by

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Grow and Scale Agri-Tech with Non-Dilutive Funding

Overview: If you would like to excel in Agri-Tech venture and innovation without losing equity, then this webinar is for you. Catering to startups and scale-ups, this session will discuss how to leverage government funding with non-dilutive financing sources. In this webinar we will cover: Overview of different funding options

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Leveraging Government Funding to Fuel Your Business

Overview: Join us for an interactive webinar on leveraging government funded programs to become a profitable and self-sustaining business. Learn what the right types of Government Funded Programs are for fast-growing technology companies like yours, and how leveraging them can improve your business’ overall performance. Time: 12:30 PM PDT Date:

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#CanStartupStories: Investor Tales, Trials and Tribulations

Overview: Please join us as five diverse storytellers share their journey to becoming the Venture Capitalist or Angel Investor that they are today. Presented by Old Kent Road Financial and Startup Vancouver, #CanStartupStories is a TEDx-style event where speakers are given a powerful platform to tell their story. Our five

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Innovation Guelph May 18 web

Capitalizing on Government Funding to Grow Your Business

Overview: As entrepreneurs, leveraging government funded programs like SR&ED (and others) can be a great option to help you become a more profitable and self-sustaining business. Join OKR Financial at this month’s Toolkit Tuesday to learn what the right types of Government Funded Programs are for fast-growing companies and how

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