Montreal Science Center, Historic Old Port on Montreal, 50 speakers, a Tent Expo, Fringe Events, you guessed it, we’re talking about the upcoming International Startup Festival 2013 happening this week from July 10 to 13.

Looking to be a mash-up of part event, conference, and pitch contest, with plenty of fun thrown in between, you can be sure to find yourself in a packed venue full of entrepreneurs, investors, and media. If you haven’t already, we’d recommend getting your tickets here.

Make sure to also drop by and say hello when you’re there, we’re taking part in the Tent Expo with our very own UX design tent. There you can expect to find designers from Jet Cooper and other local design experts to provide feedback, design mentoring, and hands-on resources for your product.

If you’re a designer and would like to volunteer at the Tent Expo, make sure to reach out to our tent champion, Arati Sharma, at or @aratisharma.