Startup Grind is hosting Keith Ippel (Spring)

Friday, October 13, 2017, 1:00 – 4:00 AM UTC

What is the mindset of an impact-driven entrepreneur? How do you navigate in a social entrepreneurship environment? Spring is a global startup school that helps entrepreneurs build a better business. They supported over 350 entrepreneurs and launched over 200 businesses. Keith provides leadership for Spring and is a highly experienced entrepreneur with the ambition to positively impact our lives.

In-person event

About this event

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Spring is not a startup school for typical entrepreneurs. It's for those who want make an impact with their idea.

Unlike traditional resources, Spring provides action-oriented training and exceptional support that’s backed by a global community. Spring helps entrepreneurs at different stages: at the inspiration, launching, growing, and funding phase. Since June 2014, Spring has had 450+ entrepreneurs go through their programs, with 200+ companies launched, 170+ jobs created, and $8.5M+ raised in funding.

Keith Ippel is the passionate head, creative developer, and focused driver of Spring.

He has helped facilitate 20 cohorts and 250 entrepreneurs, and has mentored several companies. He also helped companies raise over $5M in early stage funding at Spring. With SpringU partners, he advises on program delivery, assists in program delivery through guest lecturing, and also works with partners to develop custom training programs to meet the needs of their communities and entrepreneurs.

Keith truly is an impact-driven, serial entrepreneur and wants to help other people who want to realize their big ideas with social values.

Come and learn from Keith's experience! Hear about how you can turn your idea into reality and help our society solve urgent problems without forgetting about making a profit.

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  • Keith Ippel


    Co-Founder & CEO



Friday, October 13, 2017
1:00 AM – 4:00 AM UTC


1:00 AMRefreshments
1:15 AMIntroductions
1:30 AMFireside Chat With Keith Ippel
2:30 AMMake New Friends!


  • Henry Soo


    Startup Grind Vancouver Director

  • Melodie Von

    Startup Grind Vancouver Digital Team

  • Eileen Xing

    Startup Grind Vancouver Digital Team