Date and time
Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 13:00 EST see it in calendar
- in English
CICC 6 CPD hours
Expiry date: 19-4-2022
LSBC 6 CPD hours
Expiry date: 31-12-2022
Pace Law Firm300 The East Mall
Pantea Jafari will guide you through the often forgotten and misunderstood program for those clients who have great ideas and not so great funds.
Start up Visa Program: A hidden gem?
- Objective of the Program
- Breakdown of eligibility
o What is a qualifying business?
o What does it mean to have an innovative business idea?
o What does it mean to have a globally competitive business idea?
o How do you get the support of a designated organization?
- Designated organizations
o Types of Designated Organizations and the
- Venture capital funds
- Angel investor group
- Business incubators
o Ways to approach them
- Through an intermediary
o What they are looking for
- Targeted industries and sectors
- Targeted populations and countries of origin
- Educational or age preferences
o How to “pitch” your business idea
o What is a peer review?
o Listing and de-listing designated organizations
- Number of applicants
o The pros and cons of adding additional applicants
o Selecting the “essential” applicant
o Confidentiality concerns when multiple applicants
o Confidentiality concerns when applicants have dependents
- Application process
- Eligibility for a WP
- Is this a good option for your client?
o Assessing personal circumstances of the client
o Investigation immigration history
o Ensuring coherence of immigration attempts, whether temporary or permanent, as well as personal and professional goals
Costregular fee - $ 180.00
No CPD -
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