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2022 Venture Mentoring Services with Maryland Tech Council

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

In efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, upcoming events may be cancelled, modified, or postponed. Consult the official event organizer or event website for up-to-date information.

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Date: August 15, 2022 to March 15, 2023
Location: Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
Sector: Life sciences

Event Description:

The Trade Commissioner Service in Washington, DC has partnered with the Maryland Tech Council (MTC) to offer an opportunity to participate in a mentoring and partnering program. While much of the program will be delivered virtually, there will be opportunities for in-person engagement.

Selected Canadian companies are expected to begin the program in August 2022 and will work with their mentors until March 2023. Preferred focus areas include:

A priority will be given to those companies preparing for their first venture or institutional financing round or with specific partnering interests for the region.

Participants will have the option to meet their mentors and potential partners in person at the 2022 Maryland Bio Innovation Conference, to be held October 3-4, 2022 in Bethesda, Maryland. 

The MTC’s Venture Mentoring Services program is a comprehensive, well-defined team mentor approach designed to help a company grow faster. Mentors are trained using the well-established MIT Venture Mentoring Services Program curriculum.

Through its relationships in the region, the MTC and its mentors will help Canadian companies connect with the ecosystem of:

Program highlights:

Application Information

Please email your interest to Karen Miller,, no later than July 29, 2022 at 3pm EDT. Your email should include the following information:

Companies will be notified by mid-August if they have been selected.

If you have any questions, please contact Karen Miller,

Why your organization should participate:

Trade Commissioner(s) involvement:

Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service

The Trade Commissioner, Karen Miller,, specializes in the Life Sciences sector for the Washington, DC market and can provide information on this and other local events that you are considering, as well as advice on business development in the region. Services from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service are offered free of charge to Canadian companies and organizations.

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