Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting more than 2,000,000 entrepreneurs in more than 350 communities. The cornerstone of our global community are quarterly events featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share lessons learned on the road to building great companies. 

In Calgary, we have focused on delivering premier events to entrepreneurs in all sectors. 

Key Facts About Startup Grind Calgary

  • We are an all volunteer organization
  • We receive no government funding
  • Average 100+ entrepreneurs per event
  • 92% of attendees have said they are likely to attend future events
  • 87% of attendees have said they found the speakers highly engaging

Our Values

  • We believe in making friends, not contacts
  • We believe in giving, not taking
  • We believe in helping others before helping yourself

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Past Events


Kelby Price

Startup Grind Calgary Board Member
XQ Msg

Jason Wang

Startup Grind Calgary Board Member
Bennett Jones LLP

Jason Byrne

Startup Grind Calgary Board Member
Jobs Alberta

Tara McLaughlin

Chapter Director
Paper Crane

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About Startup Grind

This is Startup Grind. We are the world’s largest startup community.

Our Mission

To give startups everywhere the education and opportunities they need to build, grow, and scale their companies.

Our Values

We believe in making friends, not contacts. We believe in giving first, not taking. We believe in helping others before helping yourself.

Tools & Discounts for Startups

Take advantage of resources and offers provided by organizations we know and love, designed to help you navigate the startup journey.

Global Conference

Our annual flagship event in Silicon Valley brings together thousands of startup teams, investors and organizations from all over the world.

Join the Startup Membership

This membership gives you free access to networking, events, mentorship, office hours, and other exclusive opportunities curated by Startup Grind HQ.

Past events

In-Person Event

Through The Woods: Sustainable Practices That Translate To Business Success

In-Person Conference

Global Conference 2024

In-Person Event

Lessons from Leaders: Building the Bridge to Cross Border Success

Virtual Event (Free)

Startup Office Hours w/ Ryan Smith (Qualtrics/Utah Jazz) + Derek Andersen (SG)

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