Am I Ready to Go?
This is your baby. You’ve nurtured it from day one when you had that “Aha” moment and after much sweat, love and (maybe) tears, you’re ready to release it and watch it grow.
It takes a village and we’re honored to be a part of it.
Lean on our resources, network at our events and learn from the past success of those who have gone before you.
Be bold. Take risks. Think bigger. To truly embrace these concepts and scale your company, you need to be able to take calculated risks without the fear of failure in your way. Learn how 3 ‘been there, still going through it” entrepreneurs overcome their fears to achieve success.
AccelerateAB celebrates the best of Alberta’s technology scene. The annual conference brings together leaders, investors, influencers and supporters of Alberta’s technology ecosystem, with the goal of leveraging the success of the next generation of technology entrepreneurs across the province.
Thinking about launching a startup? Find out what’s happening in Calgary’s startup community and how other founders are navigating it. Every few weeks, we send out a question to our community members to find out what they think about startup stuff. Here is what we learned in 2018!
The purpose of the 2019 SingularityU Canada Global Impact Challenge is to foster innovations and startups that positively impact the lives of people living in Canada, with an ability to scale and impact a billion people worldwide in 10 years.
Pitch your product or service to the INVENTURE$ audience of venture capitalists, angel investors, entrepreneurs, early adopters, business educators, and service providers.
Digital Skills for Youth is part of the Government of Canada’s Youth Employment Strategy and aligns with the government’s Innovation and Skills Plan, a multi-year plan to make Canada a world leader in innovation and create well-paying middle-class jobs.
The BDC Capital Women in Technology (WIT) Fund is one of the world’s largest venture capital funds dedicated to investing in women-led technology companies.
In response to the current economic environment the City of Calgary established the Opportunity Calgary Investment Fund as a tool to attract and support transformative investments in the city.
The Alberta Entrepreneurship Incubator Internship is designed to develop and support early-stage entrepreneurs through experiential hands-on learning with an experienced mentor within an established SME, while they continue to build their own business venture.
The Calgary Innovation Coalition (CIC) is a collective of 17 organizations who support entrepreneurs with ideas for highly scalable technology-enabled startups.
The Climate Change Innovation And Technology Framework (CCITF) was developed to achieve the goals of Alberta’s Climate Leadership Plan through innovation and technology.
Explore tools & resources for startups & entrepreneurs curated by a U of C professor that focus on released tools that require no coding; are cheap/free/have free plan; or otherwise worthwhile for bootstrapping startups.
Find local information curated by Calgary Economic Development to help your business make smarter, faster, better decisions.