TELUS Technology Accelerator Program

Accelerating growth stage technology startups in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba and Saskatchewan

The TELUS Technology Accelerator is an eight-month program designed to accelerate your company's business model, technology, and operational backbone. Its goal is to support the development of growth-stage companies with technologies that TELUS could potentially use, integrate or commercialize. Applications are especially sought from companies focused on any of the following priority areas:

Next Generation Telecommunications Services
Technologies that will allow TELUS to enable its customers to access and/or generate any content and/or information on any device, anywhere, anytime, for an integrated communications and entertainment experience.

Industrial Internet of Things (IoT)
Transportation, Industrial IoT (Oil and Gas, construction, mining, etc.); smart buildings, and agricultural technology (smart farms, etc.) and, analytics solutions built on IoT data.

Smart Cities
Technologies that will enable municipalities to capture, process and analyze data from multiple different sources in order to enable timely decisions with regards to city services. Technologies may include, software, data analytics, sensors and platforms.

Secure by Design
Security tools, information and techniques that support an organization in embedding good cyber-security practices into the full IT lifecycle, including modern DevOps practices.

Digital Health and Wellness
Technologies that allow enabling, managing, connecting, securing, and/or analyzing data from health wearable devices and could be integrated with applications enabling health and wellness solutions. TELUS is looking to enable more efficient physician collaboration, or increasing patient awareness and self-monitoring as part of a holistic preventive care plan.

The Last 100m Technologies
Technologies that dramatically reduce the cost of providing connectivity to premises at the last 100 meters, while maintaining high levels of reliability and low operational costs.

Deadline to apply is May 4

Published April 9, 2018