The 2019 Fundica Roadshow hit the city on April 4th for their first regional event in Vancouver.

Sixteen startups, representing industries ranging from femtech to greentech, pitched to a panel of investors from iNovia, Panache Ventures, BCF Ventures, VFF VC, Framework VC, Vanedge Capital, Active Impact Investments, and R&D Capital.

At the end of the day, FtsyNeuraura, and Moore & Gasperecz Global were selected to move on to the finale on June 20th.

Ftsy, represented at the Fundica Roadshow by CEO Ryan Smith, is an e-commerce platform that makes it easy to shop online for the best-fitting shoes.

Neuraura, represented by co-founder and CEO Pierre Wijdenes, is helping end brain diseases and the associated stigma by leveraging decades of research and applying leading practices in neuroscience and micro-fabrication to the challenge of understanding the electrophysiological workings of the brain.

Moore & Gasperecz Global, represented by CEO Maragery Moore, converts complex EHS legal documents into compliance action items in seconds by leveraging machine learning.

In addition to a chance to pitch for the $800,000 equity investment award on June 20th, the Vancouver winners will each receive $20,000 in Google Cloud hosting credits and a cloud package from CANARIE.

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