Calgary’s Growing Startup Community


Let’s stay in touch!

Sign up at the link below to receive a downloadable guide to Calgary’s startup community and other resources. You’ll also receive exclusive discount codes for upcoming conferences and events in Calgary!

Follow the hashtag #startupyyc to see what we’re up to!

Find us in the Startupfest Tent Village

Join us at the Calgary tent in the Tent Village or join us for an event


Calgary Stampede Pancake Breakfast

Thursday, July 11 from 8:30-10:30am
The Lounge at Startupfest


Sponsored by:


Uniting the Prairies Happy Hour

Thursday, July 11 from 3-4pm
Calgary & Saskatchewan tents in the Startupfest Tent Village

Hosted in partnership with:

Calgary companies doing cool things

Calgary Companies at Startupfest


Start Alberta Tech Awards


Calgary Headlines


Join us in Calgary

Energy Disruptors Unite
September 17-18, 2019

September 18-September 21, 2019

Launch Party & Innovation Week
November 12-15, 2019

*Watch your email for a promo code and more information


Additional Resources

Tech Jobs in Calgary
Calgary has over 2,000 open tech jobs with the highest concentration of high-tech workers in the Country

Life in Calgary
Calgary is the 4th most livable city in the world. Enjoy a low cost of living, 333 days of sunshine annually and the Rocky Mountains in your backyard.

Calgary’s Economic Strategy
We embrace innovation and create solutions to meet the world’s needs in food, health, energy and transportation.

2018 Alberta Tech Deal Flow Study
Alberta offers significant early stage opportunity for tech investors, with 54% of companies surveyed at the Pre-Series A stage

PwC/CB Insights MoneyTree Canada 2018 Annual Report
Calgary is listed as one of the top 5 markets of 2018 with 20 deals totaling $126 million

Your Calgary hosts at Startupfest