Inventures is a EUR 15-million investment vehicle managed by MyMicroInvest. Inventures focuses on impact investing, positioning itself as a social venture capital fund. Together with the crowd, Inventures holds shares in young companies that provide solutions to societal problems, including health, education, the environment, society, and the economy. Inventures is unique because it involves the crowd in selecting, investing, and supporting the companies it funds through the MyMicroInvest platform.
Inventures Headquarter Location
Place Sainte-Gudule 5
Latest Inventures News
Nov 15, 2021
$70 thousand awarded to startup companies from around the world November 15, 2021 13:11 ET Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA CALGARY. Alberta, Nov. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Inventures announces the winners of the fourth annual Startup Pitch Competition. With the cancellation of this year’s live Inventures conference, due to COVID-19, the pitch event was held virtually. Thirty-three finalists across seven categories presented their innovations to a panel of expert judges. The field was narrowed from a record 275 entries and the list of finalists included startups from the U.S., Canada, the Netherlands, India, Austria, Romania and Poland. Winners from seven categories are: • Each winner will receive a $10,000 prize, as well as expert feedback and exposure to potential investors who are looking for the latest in cutting-edge technology and innovation. "Entrepreneurs like those who were successful in our Startup Pitch Competition are showing us what the future can look like. Their keen sense of innovation and business acumen are critical to shaping tomorrow’s economy. We’re looking forward to returning to the live pitch format at Inventures 2022 next June in Calgary, with even more inspiring ideas.” Laura Kilcrease, CEO, Alberta Innovates Inventures is a global innovation experience hosted by Alberta Innovates to bring together the world’s brightest minds, angel investors, venture capitalists and industry leaders. Launched in 2018, Inventures is gaining global interest as the place to discover new technologies, talent, capital, customers and markets. Inventures Unbound offers free access for innovators, startups, investors and industry to share, inspire and interconnect through live stream events and on-demand content. Join us for Inventures, in Calgary, June 1-3, 2022. Watch the pitch presentations on Inventures Unbound , (sign-up may be required) For more information about Inventures and the Startup Pitch Competition, please contact: Dwayne Brunner, Senior Manager, Media & Strategic Community Relations Alberta Innovates
2 Team Members
Inventures has 2 team members, including current Managing Partner, Olivier de Duve.