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Not only will the Ottawa Business Summit speakers get you fired up about your business and your career but this event is also specifically designed to engage and connect you with other business professionals throughout the entire day. 

We're building the day so that each Business Summit attendee will meet at least a dozen people. Be sure to bring plenty of business cards! 

A seven-year tradition in Ottawa, the Business Summit is the perfect opportunity to update your skills and those of your colleagues.


  • Small- and medium-sized business owners and managers
  • Executives and professionals
  • Entrepreneurs and students


Wednesday, April 30, 2014
8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Algonquin College, Robert C. Gillett Student Commons

8:30 am    ​Registration
9:00 am    ​Kick-off & facilitated networking
9:20 am    ​Fiona Gilligan

10:20 am  Break
10:45 am  Bob Urichuck
11:45 am  Facilitated networking
Noon        Lunch
1:30 pm    ​Facilitated networking
1:45 pm    Dan Martell
2:45 pm    Break
3:00 pm    ​Panel discussion with Dan, Bob, and Fiona
3:30 pm    ​Wrap up and prize giveaways



 DAN MARTELL: Triple Your Business with 5 Simple Rules

Dan Martell is an award-winning Canadian entrepreneur, founder of Clarity, founder of Flowtown. He was named Canada's top angel investor in 2012, having invested in more than 20 Canadian and U.S. companies including Udemy, Intercom, Unbounce, Manpacks, Foursum. He is also a formal advisor to Hootsuite and equity advisor to LocalMind (acquired by Airbnb), Massive Damage, Quidiq, Happy Stuff via Year One Labs.

He will teach you to:

>> Keep motivated when times get tough
>> Create a network of world-class advisors
>> Set goals like a pro that you will
knock out of the park


 BOB URICHUCK: Stop Selling and Telling and Start Engaging Buyers to Buy  

Bob Urichuck is an internationally renowned Velocity Selling Specialist who works with Fortune 500 companies. He is ranked #4 in the world among top-30 sales gurus. Bob is the author of two best-selling books: Up Your Bottom Line and Disciplined for Life: You are the Author of Your Future. Bob will also be launching his latest book at the event.

Bob will teach you to:

>> Increase your self worth and net worth
>> Increase your personal and professional performance by 200%
>> Increase your network, your sales, your margins and your bottom line


 FIONA GILLIGAN: Build Something Out of Nothing

Fiona Gilligan has blazed a trail as an entrepreneur, investor and business leader who inspires others to follow their path to success. Fiona has a strong commitment to encouraging others and, in 2012, created Female Founders, a network of self-made women who as role models for success, mentor and sponsor start-up entrepreneurs. Fiona is a popular panelist, professional speaker and media expert for the advancement of entrepreneurship. Fiona is also the author of an upcoming book for Female Founders (release Spring 2014).

Fiona will teach you to:

>> Take a catalyst and successfully turn it into a business opportunity
>> Embrace risk as they key variable to achieve rewards(s) in business and in life
>> Bootstrap to create revenue streams for a million-dollar plus business


VIP Button VIP Admission:

$299 + HST
VIP Admission ticket price:
• VIP seating
• Ticket to VIP luncheon with keynote speakers
• Signed copy of speaker book 
• Photo opportunity with Keynote speakers
Regular Ticket Button General Admission:

$149 + HST

Last Minute ticket price (General Admission) : 
• Facilitated networking
• Take-away learning materials
• Coffee break and lunch

Regular Ticket Button General Admission:

$249 + HST
Regular Rate (General Admission) ticket price: 
• Facilitated networking
• Take-away learning materials
• Coffee break and lunch
Early Bird Button General Admission:

$199 + HST
Chamber Rate (General Admission) ticket price includes:
• Discounted rate for Ottawa Chamber of Commerce members
• Facilitated networking
• Take-away learning materials
• Coffee break and lunch

Student Admission:
$49 + HST

Student Rate (General Admission) ticket price: 
• Facilitated networking
• Take-away learning materials
• Coffee break and lunch

VALID Student ID must be presented on registration


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