Exclusive Gathering For Those Who Fund the Venture Capital Ecosystem.
July 11, 2024

LPFest is an exclusive gathering for High Net Worth Individuals (HNI), Family Offices (FO) and Institutional Investors to explore innovative investment strategies and network with industry leaders. It's an ideal platform for those looking to expand their knowledge and connections in the venture capital ecosystem.

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How to Attend

Exclusive gathering for those who fund the venture capital ecosystem.

In addition to LPFest, registered investors will also gain access to:
- The Investor Lounge, brought to you by Espace CDPQ;
- GP <> LP Match-Up Lunch, brought to you by Pinch Talent.

This event is by invitation only.

By attending, you'll gain unique insights into venture capital's role in portfolio enhancement by generating alpha and have the opportunity to engage directly with top GPs and LPs.
LPFest is your gateway to forging valuable relationships and staying ahead in the dynamic world of venture capital.
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Leah Nguyen

Chief Investment Officer, InBC Investment Corp.

John Rikhtegar

Director, Capital, RBCx

Julia Hanmer

Vice President, QIS Client Strategist, HarbourVest Partners

Senia Rapisarda

Managing Director, HarbourVest Partners (Canada) Limited

Marianne Dubois

Manager, Discovery Program / Montreal, Inovia

Claire Glossop Irani

Head of Investor Relations, Inovia Capital

Nagar Rahmani

Venture Capital/Growth Equity

SC Moatti

Managing Partner, Mighty Capital

Rhiannon Davies

Founding & Managing Partner , Sandpiper Ventures

LPFest 2024 Agenda

July 11

1:30 PM


LPFest Opening

Welcome to LPFest. Begin the day with an overview of the event, setting the stage for insightful discussions and strategic networking. See More.
Managing Director
HarbourVest Partners (Canada) Limited
Manager, Discovery Program / Montreal

1:35 PM


Unpacking the Past 10 Years of Canadian VC Fundraising

Join John Rikhtegar, Director, Capital at RBCx for a sneak peek at new research aimed at identifying insights and trends from the past 10 years of Canadian VC fundraising activity. See More.
Director, Capital

1:45 PM


The Impact of Venture Capital on Portfolios

Learn how venture capital can be accretive to your portfolio performance through strategic investments, with a focus on its long-term benefits. See More.
Vice President, QIS Client Strategist
HarbourVest Partners
Head of Investor Relations
Inovia Capital

2:15 PM


Networking Break

A chance to network, share insights, and gear up for upcoming sessions with industry peers. See More.

2:45 PM


Strategies from the Field

Explore important lessons and smart strategies from real-life experiences. This session will give you practical tips and inspire fresh ideas to tackle challenges and grab new opportunities. See More.
Managing Director
HarbourVest Partners (Canada) Limited
Chief Investment Officer
InBC Investment Corp.
Venture Capital/Growth Equity

3:15 PM


Innovation Insights with General Partners

Join a cross-section of selected General Partners as they discuss their fund strategies and portfolio companies. See More.
Pender Ventures
Real Ventures
Managing Director
Alchemist Accelerator
Founding & Managing Partner
Sandpiper Ventures
Managing Partner
Mighty Capital

4:00 PM


GP <> LP Match-Up Lunch

Brought to you by Pinch Talent, this private lunch for attendees of GPFest and LPFest is designed to foster meaningful discussions and partnerships between LPs and GPs in an informal setting. See More.

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