Traction Conf makes Canada great again

“I’m a refugee myself, a refugee of the first Gulf war from Kuwait,” Lloyed Lobo told me. “And I know people who are scared by the present situation.”

Lobo runs Traction Conference in Vancouver, Canada. It’s a major international conference with speakers from top U.S. tech companies like LinkedIn, Uber, SendGrid, and AppDynamics (just bought by Cisco for $3.7 billion), and more. And it focuses on a trendy Silicon Valley concept: growth hacking.

But it’s not in Silicon Valley …

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