“Our coaches break down complex business development challenges into eight-week objectives that enable founders to sharpen their focus.”

Rachel Harris, Director, Creative Destruction Lab

“The CDL is a seed-stage program. We focus on the transition phase from pre-seed to seed-stage funding.”

Rachel Harris, Director, Creative Destruction Lab

President of Vada, Jeff Robson is now a proud member of the Creative Destruction Lab Rockies program which is held out of the Haskayne School of Business. It is a unique milestone-based coaching and seed stage financing program for massively scalable technology and science-based ventures.

CDL-Rockies will leverage the Haskayne School of Business’s deep expertise in entrepreneurial thinking as well as the University of Calgary’s key research pillars: energy innovations for today and tomorrow; human dynamics in a changing world; engineering solutions for health; new earth-space technologies; infections, inflammation, and chronic disease; and brain and mental health.

Through its planned specialized stream, CDL-Rockies will advance the Canadian energy tech industry through the Haskayne School of Business’s deep connections with the resource-based industries headquartered in western Canada as well as its centres of excellence in energy, entrepreneurship, innovation, and leadership.

To read more about this exciting program which connects young innovators with entrepreneurs and investors, click below: