Women’s Startup Lab invites you to


Women’s International Showcase of Entrepreneurs

September 19, 2019

Location: Element AI, Montreal, QC
Local Event:  3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. 
Global Pitch: 3:30 p.m. 

Join and Cheer as Montreal Takes the Global Stage

WiSE24 embodies the vision of Women’s Startup Lab and our Hito Philosophy (Hito means human in Japanese). Hitology, is people leaning on each other to elevate each other’s success. Join the movement and experience history in the making, because together, we are powerful.

We believe it’s time for women to rise and connect globally with opportunities and to impact the world through innovation and startups. This global experience celebrates how far we have come and recognizes how together we can accomplish so much more and create the opportunities & the change we want to see in the world.

Attend Your Local Event

Element AI:
6650 Rue Saint-Urbain #500,
Montréal, QC H2S 3G9

2:30 Doors open
3:00 Welcome to Women’s Startup Lab’s WiSE24
What’s possible for you!
3:30 Montreal’s Startup Pitch, Cheers!
4:00 Keynote Speaker: Aurélie Wen, Founder, Agorize
4:30 Round Table Discussion





Watch Global Pitches Online

2:30 pm Welcome to WiSE24 Introduction of Women’s Startup Lab
3:00 pm Brazil/São Paulo Pitch 
3:30 pm Canada/Montreal Live Pitch – Cheer as your entrepreneurs Rise Locally!
4:00 pm Featured Silicon Valley Speaker: Bill Reichert, “7 Critical Factors”
4:30 pm US/Idaho/Boise Pitch
5:00 pm Canada/Toronto Pitch
5:30 pm US/Florida/Blockchain Fintech Pitch
6:00 pm US/New York Pitch
8:00 pm Featured: Ari Horie, Founder & CEO, Women’s Startup Lab, “Next Wave of Innovation”
8:30 pm Featured: WSLab’s Accelerator 17th Batch’s Pitch
9:00 pm Featured WSLab Keynote Speaker: Marci Harris, CEO of POPVOX
“How to Strategize for Your Early Fundraising”
9:30 pm Japan/Tokyo Pitch
10:00 pm Korea/Seoul Pitch
10:30 pm Taiwan/Taipei Pitch

WiSE24 Quebec Hosts

Ana Marinescu

Founder at URBANA Marketing

Ana Marinescu

Entrepreneur, communicator, producer, teacher, facilitator, administrator and mom!
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Anne Martel

SVP Operations & Co-Founder
Element AI

Anne Martel

Entrepreneur with successful exit, angel investor, art lover, and Co-Founder of Element AI
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Keynote Speaker

Aurélie Wen

Founder, Agorize

Aurélie Wen

I'm an open innovation advocate at Agorize, a 100-strong tech company with offices in Canada, Europe, and Asia.
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Register & Be WiSE

Hito Philosophy

This is a character, two people leaning on each other, and it means “human” in Japanese.  

We seek innovation and transformation of the world through Hito.  It is a cultural shift, with wisdom of togetherness.

Hito Sponsors

Global Sponsors


Local Sponsors

URelles full text logo
URBANA logo (2019)
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