MaRS Discovery District

Located in the heart of Canada’s largest and the world’s most diverse city, MaRS is uniquely placed to lead change. We bring together educators, researchers, social scientists, entrepreneurs and business experts under one roof. Founded by civic leaders, we have a mission that is equal parts public and private — an entrepreneurial venture designed to bridge the gap between what people need and what governments can provide.

BC Tech Assocation

The BC Tech Association is guided by our vision of making BC the best place to grow a tech company. For more than 20 years, BC Tech (formerly the BCTIA) has been providing opportunities for the tech industry to collaborate, learn, and grow together. We are dedicated to connecting companies, developing talent, sharing stories, and advocating on behalf of tech companies to keep our industry thriving.

Symend Inc

Our mission is to reduce the incidence of debt delinquency while creating a positive experience for everyone involved in the debt collections process. SYM refers to the symmetrical, fair, and transparent approach we take to bridging the gap between creditors and debtors. MEND is the result of repairing and restoring the relationship while mending outstanding delinquent debt.Symend is lead by a passionate FinTech Team and built on the values of respect, knowledge, fairness, and innovation.

One More Story Games

For us, the story comes first. We’ve been working on developing our storytelling platform with a team of gamers, geeks, storytellers (and programmers!) to work towards a community for collaborative story game creation.With StoryStylus, you’ll be able to create living, breathing interactive story worlds with photographs, videos, and audio. But most importantly, people will get to experience rich narrative, make decisions that impact their experience of the story and dive deeper into the storyteller’s imagination.

eCommerce Toronto

We are #eComTO!  A group Toronto’s eCommerce leaders who lead small to medium sized business and want deepen their knowledge to prepare for future growth, all while representing the beautiful city of Toronto and its vibrant tech scene.  #eComTO’s members are led through insightful and practical conversations and presentations on a monthly basis by professionals at companies who are leading the way in eCommerce.  We host our meetups in downtown Toronto, in spaces where online retailers will feel most at homes to discuss topics under the umbrella of eCommerce and retail.

MTL + eCommerce

 Let's talk eCommerce!This meetup is for eCommerce enthusiasts. Whether you're a beginner in eCommerce and want to learn more, or whether you're an eCommerce veteran with years of experience, come and join us!Each event features two guest speakers from a variety of different industries and backgrounds with a section of Q&A.The purpose of this event is to network with other players in the eCommerce space, share tips, ideas and create synergy. If you're passionate about eCommerce, no matter what industry you're in, join us!We meet every month from 6:00-9:00 PM.


 enLIGHT is Canada's largest nonprofit dedicated to helping students start startups through an intercollegiate network of post-secondary chapters.

Startup Canada

 Startup Canada is a grassroots network of entrepreneurs working together to build an environment for entrepreneurship in Canada. Through online platforms, grassroots Startup Communities and cross-sector initiatives, Startup Canada is advancing entrepreneurial momentum and a culture of entrepreneurship, as the voice of Canadian entrepreneurs.

Venture For Canada

 Venture for Canada is a not-for-profit that recruits, trains and supports top recent graduates to work at Canadian startups in need of talent, with the mission of fostering entrepreneurship.Fellows spend two years working at one of our partner startups, where they gain the skills, network and experience necessary to launch their own firms.


You've taken the risk of your life on an idea. One that can change a market and change lives.

We believe the most ambitious founders seek out the smartest capital. Smart capital is more than the money to get you started. To realise your vision you need to tap into a global network of the right Advisors and overcome the challenges you'll face in the fastest possible time. You need to put yourself in a position to have your choice of Talent, Advisors and Investors, wherever they are across the globe. At Seedcamp, we are that catalyst. We are your first round of smart capital.

Digital Finance Institute

 We are a think tank created for the next generation of financial services. We address issues in respect of the nexus between financial innovation, digital finance policy and regulation, financial inclusion and women in financial technology.



The DMZ is the leading business incubator for tech startups in Canada. We help startups build great businesses by connecting them with customers, capital, experts and a community of entrepreneurs and influencers. For us, this means creating an environment where you can focus on scaling your business. We help with the rest.