CEO Summit 2017 Dates to be Announced

Where Canada's top emerging and established companies connect with Silicon Valley influencers

Each year the C100 invites CEOs of Canada’s top growth-stage companies to Silicon Valley for peer-to-peer networking and the opportunity to meet influencers making significant strides in the tech community. This is an opportunity for corporate Canadian executives to remain on the cutting edge of technologies in their respective fields.

Who Attends

  • Amazon
  • a16z
  • Angelist
  • Apple
  • Asana
  • Box
  • Cisco
  • Evernote
  • Facebook
  • Financeit
  • Google
  • GoPro
  • Hootsuite
  • Lightspeed Ventures
  • Shopify
  • Social Capital
  • SurveyMonkey
  • Thalmic Labs

2016 Agenda

October 18

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Welcome Reception


9:00 AM - 9:30 AM - Guest Arrival/Registration

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM - Networking Breakfast

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM - C100 Welcome Remarks

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM - Winning the Enterprise

Angela Strange & Steven Sinofsky (Andreessen Horowitz), Daniel Saks (AppDirect)

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM - Fireside Chat

Chamath Palihapitiya (Social Capital) x Chris Albinson (Founders Circle Capital)

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Networking Lunch

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM - Scaling, Operations, and Sales

Moderator: Lars Leckie (Hummer Winblad Venture Partners)

Panel: Sanjay Beri (Netskope), Adam Martin (Performance Horizon), Robert Frohwein (Kabbage)

1:50 PM - 2:30 PM - "Is There a Late-Stage Funding Gap in Canada?"

Harley Finkelstein (Shopify) x Stephen Lake (Thalmic Labs)

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM - Coffee Break

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM - Hiring and Keeping The Best People At Every Stage

Moderator: Jeff Ryan (GoPro)

Panel: Anna Binder (Asana), Mike Euglow (DocuSign), Brynn Harrington (Facebook), Evan Wittenberg (Box)

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM - Speed as a Competitive Advantage

Michael Cassidy (Google)

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM - Cocktail Reception

5:30 PM - Guest Departure

*Agenda is subject to change

2016 Speakers

“We raised our first round on a story, the next rounds were raised on results”
— Michelle Zatlyn, Co-founder, Cloudflare

Frequently Asked Questions


who is invited to this event?

We invite our charter members, corporate sponsors and individuals in our network who meet the criteria. The criteria for invitee companies are either $10M in annual revenue and/or 30% minimum year-over-year growth projections.


I meet the criteria, but am not involved with the c100. Can i still attend?

We invite you to join our community and encourage you to contact us.


where does the event take place?

CEO Summit takes place annually in Silicon Valley. The venue for the event is included in the invitation.

Read the FAQ and still have a question? Feel free to contact us.