About this Award

This award acknowledges an early-stage technology company that has brought something novel and impactful to the market, that is generating revenue, attracting team members and creating significant buzz in BC’s tech ecosystem.

Congratulations to #2024TIAs Finalists – Daanaa, Pilot and Workforce Wellness!

On May 2nd, 2024, BC Tech revealed the top 3 finalists of the Company of the Year – Startup Technology Impact Awards at the 2024TIAs Dragons Den Pitch Night. These finalists will go on to pitch at the 2024 TIAs Gala.  See full event photos here.

Please join us on June 13, 2024 for the #2024TIAs finalist announcement. Email tias@wearebctech.com for further details.

Evaluation Criteria – please complete the following:

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1. Tell us about your company in a video - max 1 min ‘founder elevator pitch’ - 25% *

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2. Tell us about your startup! (500 words max) – 25%

  • Explain the problem your startup solves and the size of the market.
  • Explain how your tech is unique and proven.
  • Explain how your solution will be most successful and attract revenue/customers.

3. Why should you be the BC Tech startup of the year? (500 words max) - 25% *

  • What are 3 key KPIs that showcase your company’s success and set it apart from others?
  • What are the wider and future implications of your startup success?

4. Have someone else tell us about your business. Please include 1 letter of reference (For example: mentor, investor or customer). 250 words max - 25% *

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5. Attach your pitch deck - max 12 slides *

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Please confirm that your company representative will be available to pitch live at a TechConnect Dragons on May 2 2024 *