Join our community
ventureLAB is a leading global founder community for hardware technology and enterprise software companies in Canada. Our organization is led by seasoned entrepreneurs and business leaders with decades of industry experience in building IP-rich start-ups, scale-ups, and global multinationals to help you scale your business. Located at the heart of Ontario’s innovation corridor in York Region, ventureLAB is part of one of the biggest and most diverse tech communities in Canada. We enable technology startups to accelerate the commercialization of transformational products on a global scale.
You’re ready if:
- you have an innovative tech business
- you have a company with some market traction
- you are a growth or scale-stage hardware or enterprise software company
- you are an incorporated company in Canada
- you have a business (CRA) number
- most importantly – you are coachable!
Want to join our community?
- Tell us about your company in the form below.
- We’ll invite you to attend an orientation. Orientations are your opportunity to tell us about your business and meet one-on-one with our advisors. You’ll also learn about the unique services and opportunities available to your business through ventureLAB and the broader innovation ecosystem. Orientations take place every other Friday. Check out our calendar for upcoming dates!
- Once you’ve attended an orientation, we’ll follow up with you within 1 week to connect you with appropriate resources within our ecosystem.
Interested in joining one of our core programs? It all starts with the process outlined above. Note: All of our programs, with the exception of the Hardware Catalyst Initiative and Tech Undivided, accept applications on a rolling basis.
Interested in also joining the Innovation Space as a tenant or member? Click here to learn more.