Ian Macdonald - Inventures 2023

Ian Macdonald

Business & Innovation Leader


Ian Macdonald is helping emerging and high growth ventures connect, collide and thrive with KPMG at Calgary’s Platform Innovation Centre. As Business and Innovation Leader, his role is to help build and support the tech ecosystem in Calgary and across the prairies, facilitate collisions with KPMG clients/business community and scaleups, and help connect founders to services tailored to startups and scale-ups. With a background of 15 years in community development across Western Canada and two years growing a tech startup across the Prairies, he is passionate about building community, growing our economy and helping businesses prosper.


  • Advisor, Coach or Mentor: Who Will Take You to the Next Level? – May 31, 2:45 pm