Incubator Directory

A Web resource where Canadian startups, or even entrepreneurs considering immigrating to Canada, could search, sort, and filter all the programs available to them. You can do that from our main directory page, and that’s just the surface level. Click into any listed program to get all the details you need to know and a dashboard that will show you recent postings to social media accounts, blog feeds, and a Google Map of the program’s office location. It’s a complete one-stop shop for anyone that is curious about what is happening on Canada’s incubator and accelerator scene.



NameProvinceCitySectorFundingOffice SpaceProgram TypeMentorshipCompany Stage
entrepreneurship@Alacrity AB Vancouver ICT including broadband, enterprise, and mobile applications No Yes Accelerator Yes Early stage
entrepreneurship@AccelerateTectoria AB Victoria All technology No Yes Government Program Yes Early stage
Canadian Life Sciences Accelerator (CTA@Mission Bay) AB San Francisco, CA Life sciences No Yes Government Program Yes Early stage
Canadian Clean Technology Accelerator (CTA@EBC) AB San Jose, CA, USA Energy, environment, clean technology No Yes Government Program Yes
Eureka Project MB Winnipeg Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Driven ON Toronto Consumer Internet, mobile, cloud, digital social enterprise Yes Yes
Wavefront BC Vancouver Telecom, wireless hardware and software Yes Yes Incubator Yes Early stage
Launch36 NB Moncton B2B focused (SaaS), mobile or enterprise social networking Yes Yes Incubator Yes Early stage
The Next 36 ON Toronto Mobile and web apps and services designed for mobile or tablet devices or targeted at players in the mobile environment Yes Yes Incubator Yes Idea
Multiplicity Accelerator ON Toronto Web SaaS, mobile SaaS Yes Yes Incubator Yes Early stage
Founder Fuel QC Montreal Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Jolt @ MaRS ON Toronto Web or mobile-based software Yes Yes Accelerator Yes
Hyperdrive ON Kitchener technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Incubes ON Toronto Internet No Yes
Ventures West ON Toronto Finance No No
Digital Media Zone at Ryerson University ON Toronto mixed-use incubator Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Duncan McNeill Centre for Innovation AB Edmonton Education technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Al Ross Technology Centre AB Calgary Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Advanced Technology Centre AB Edmonton Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Banff Accelerator AB Banff Arts and Culture Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Hyperdrive ON Kitchener Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Acorn Innovations Incorporated AB Calgary Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Plug and Play Accelerator Canada AB Calgary Web, SaaS, search, mobile Yes Yes Incubator Yes Early stage
Mercury Grove ON Ottawa Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes Early Stage
Research Transition Facility Calgary AB Calgary Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Flightpath Ventures AB Edmonton Software, Internet Yes Yes Incubator Yes Early stage
Kinetic Café ON Toronto Yes Yes Incubator Yes Open to all
Accelerate Okanagan BC Kelowna All technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes Pre-revenue or pre-investment
Invoke Labs BC Vancouver Web, mobile Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Entrepreneurship@Alacrity BC Vancouver Software targeting information and communication technologies including broadband, enterprise, and mobile applications Yes Yes Incubator Yes Early stage
TEC Centre AB Edmonton Yes Yes Incubator Yes
The Generator BC Vancouver Technology and science-based Yes Yes Incubator Yes Early stage with revenues
NRC National Institute for Nanotechnology AB Edmonton Nano technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Agrivalue Processing Business Incubator AB Leduc Agriculture Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Ag Food Processing Development Centre AB Leduc Agriculture Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Foothills Business Incubator AB Okotoks Business Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Northern Alberta Business Incubator AB St Albert Business Yes Yes Incubator Yes
SFU Venture Labs Student Business Incubator BC Surrey Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Okanagan Research & Innovation Centre (ORIC) BC Penticton Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Business Development Centre (SFU) AB Vancouver Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
The Network Hub AB Vancouver Yes Yes Incubator Yes
The Network Hub BC Vancouver business Yes Yes Incubator Yes
TIME Ventures Innovation Incubator BC Vancouver Yes Yes Incubator Yes
NRC Institute for Biodiagnostics MB Winnipeg Medical/Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Smart Virtual Incubation Winnipeg MB Winnipeg Yes Yes Incubator Yes
CDEM MB Winnipeg Business/technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Enterprise UNB NB Fredericton Yes Yes Incubator Yes
NRC Institute for Information Technology NB Fredericton Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
NRC Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics BC Victoria Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Univ of Victoria Innovation & Development Corporation AB Victoria technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Genesis Centre NL St Johns Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Genesys Venture Inc MB Winnipeg life science/tech Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Vancouver Island Technology Park BC Victoria Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
NRC Institute for Fuel Cell Innovation AB Vancouver Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
AgriTech Park NS Bible Hill Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Biomedical Commercialization Canada Inc. (BCC) MB Winnipeg Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Innovacorp Tech Innovation Centre NS Dartmouth Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Innovacorp Enterprise Centre NS Halifax Marine Biology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Springboard Innovation Centre ON Barrie Business Yes Yes Incubator Yes
EASTCAT Eastern Ontario Centre for Advanced Technology St. Lawrence College ON Brockville Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
DreamBuilderStudios ON Cornwall audio engineering Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Haliburton Creative Business Incubator c/o Haliburton County Development Corporation ON Haliburton Yes Yes Incubator Yes
The Cossart Exchange – Lloyd D. Jackson square ON Hamilton Creative Business Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Hamilton Incubator of Technology c/o City Hall ON Hamilton Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
The McMaster Biosciences Incubation Centre ON Hamilton life sciences Yes Yes Incubator Yes
London Biotechnology Commercialization Centre ON London Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Communications Research Innovation Centre ON Ottawa Telecommunications Yes Yes Incubator Yes
NRC Institute for Microstructural Sciences ON Ottawa Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
NRC Steacie Institute for Molecular Sciences ON Ottawa Molecular sciences  Yes Yes Incubator Yes
The Code Factory ON Ottawa Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
IDEAHUB ON Port Hope Business Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Sarnia-Lambton Business Development Center ON Sarnia Business Development Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Sault Ste Marie Innovation Centre ON Sault Ste Marie Business Yes Yes Incubator Yes
nGEN ON St. Catharines Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
The Generator at one ON St Catherines Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Innovation Centre for Entrepreneurs ON St. Thomas Business Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Northern Ontario Centre for Advanced Technology (Residency Program) ON Sudbury Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Northwestern Ontario Innovation Centre ON Thunder Bay Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
BioDiscovery Centre ON Toronto life sciences technologies Yes Yes Incubator Yes Idea
Centre for Social Innovation ON Toronto Business Yes Yes Incubator Yes Idea
Toronto Food Business Incubator ON Toronto Food Business Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Toronto Fashion Incubator ON Toronto Fashion Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Toronto Business Development Centre ON Toronto Business Yes Yes Incubator Yes Idea
OPTIC Virtual Incubator (Odette Project for Technology, Innovation and Commercialization (OPTIC) ON Windsor Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Accelerator Centre ON Waterloo Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
NRC Institute for Nutrisciences and Health Charlottetown Research Facilities PE Charlottetown Nutrisciences and Health Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Launchpad Incubator PE Charlottetown Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Atlantic Technology Centre Innovation PEI PE Charlottetown Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
NRC Industrial Materials Institute – Boucherville Research Facilities QC Boucherville Research Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Centre de développement d’entreprises technologiques (CDET) QC Gatineau Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Technoparc Bromont QC Bromont Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
TransBIOtec / reseau Transtech QC Lévis Bio/Chem/Parma Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Centre Quebecois d’Innovation en Biotechnologie QC Laval life sciences technologies Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Ag-Bio Centre QC Lévis biotechnology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Inno-Centre QC Montréal Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Incubateur J.-Armand-Bombardier QC Montréal Biohazards Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Centech AB Montréal Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Centre d’entreprises et d’innovation de Montreal QC Montréal Tech/life sciences Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Mobile Experience Innovation Centre c/o OCADU ON Toronto Mobile No Yes Incubator Yes
Drummondville Economic Development Authority QC Drummondville Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
Extreme Startups ON Toronto Web or mobile-based software Yes Yes Incubator Yes Early stage
AcceleratorU ON Toronto All, Social Impact No No Accelerator No Pre-funding
GrowLab BC Vancouver Technology Yes Yes Incubator Yes
TandemLaunch Technologies QC Westmount Consumer electronics Yes Yes Incubator Yes Early stage
University of Toronto Early Stage Technology (UTEST) ON Toronto Software - Enterprise or Consumer Yes Yes Incubator Yes Idea
CIX Canadian Technology Accelerator AB Sunnyvale, CA, USA ICT, digital media No Yes Government Program Yes Early stage