Thursday, November 28, 2013
8:30 am — 9:00 am
With an 18-year track record in technology startups across North America and around the world, Lori is currently focused on micro-philanthropy, angel investing and helping new technology entrepreneurs set themselves up.
Lori is a Senior Strategy Advisor with Innovate Calgary and Founder of the Awesome Foundation Calgary Chapter.
She previously led the International Product team at eBay, which delivered the eBay platform and online payment solutions to 22 countries in two years, and the advisor to the CEO on international strategy. She is a co-inventor on patents that deliver search functionality and predictive buying patterns.
Lori was a part of the 2010 Naheed Nenshi mayoral team that helped him win a surprise landslide victory. She also started the Calgary chapter of the Awesome Foundation, which provides $1,000 micro-grants for interesting people with awesome ideas.