CHILLIWACK BC, February 14, 2019 – Local technology CEO and Health Science educator Dr. David Harper is joining the Startup Grind presented by Google lineup to speak about Leadership in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. This presentation is an excellent supplement to the Fraser Valley’s rapidly growing tech startup ecosystem.
Dr. Harper currently balances multiple roles including local technology CEO, Professor of Health Science at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV), as well as Director of Innovation & Entrepreneurship at UFV (I&[email protected]). Adding to his plethora of accomplishments and responsibilities, Dr. Harper recently wrote BioDiet, the Scientifically Proven Ketogenic Method for Losing Weight and Improving Health, which is set to be published on May 7, 2019.
On February 19, we invite you to join Dr. Harper’s fireside chat at Cowork Chilliwack from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm. The event will kick off with an hour of food and networking with Dr. Harper taking the stage at 6:30 pm. The night will conclude with an additional networking period following Dr. Harper’s presentation. Tickets are on sale now and available at www.startupgrind.com/chilliwack.
StartupGrind is one of many entrepreneur & technology focused events that have gained traction in the Fraser Valley. Technology is growing and so is the demand for it, especially in emerging economies like the Fraser Valley. If you are interested in keeping up to date with local technology news and events, please email [email protected] with the subject line “Newsletter Subscription” and you will join 500 Fraser Valley residents in receiving monthly e-newsletters.
XLRator is a coalition of local government, industry partners, and higher education institutions interested in attracting tech-based investment into the Eastern Fraser Valley (including the District of Mission, Cities of Abbotsford, Chilliwack, and Maple Ridge, and the Township of Langley). At XLRator, we understand the necessary infrastructure and programs required within the Region to create jobs, foster innovation and drive skilled training.
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About Startup Grind Chilliwack
Startup Grind Chilliwack is sponsored by XLRator and connects the online and offline network of vibrant startup communities to help fuel innovation, economic growth, and prosperity at the local level. While Startup Grind was founded in Palo Alto, California, the extended network of Startup Grind chapters are located around the world, including Startup Grind Chilliwack.