Maximizing impact through innovation

Innovate Calgary is the innovation company of the University of Calgary. From ideation to commercialization, we offer the resources, facilities, and expert guidance you need to bring your innovation to Calgary, Alberta, and beyond.

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Announcements and Events

The three winners of the Newcomer Founders Pitch Competition

PrintedSUN Inc. Shines at Newcomer Founders in Tech Pitch Competition

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28 Nov 2023

Tech Tuesday at the Energy Transition Centre | Why Founders Must Sell (And Why Outsourcing is Tricky)

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30 Nov 2023

From Blueprint to Reality: The Manufacturing Startup Adventure

newcomer top seven finalists

Congratulations to the seven finalists for the Newcomer Founders in Tech Pitch Competition

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22 Nov 2023

Accelerating Development of Research-Based Cleantech in Canada

Be part of the innovation ecosystem

  • Entrepreneurs & Startups

    Get the expert guidance and capital resources you need to grow your new business or venture.

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  • Investors

    Expand your portfolio and invest in high-growth, innovation-backed companies.

    Invest in a Startup

  • Corporate Partners

    Outsource your technology and innovation development through research, licensing, or talent acquisition.

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  • Mentors & Innovation Community

    Leverage lab space, personnel, funding, and expertise to achieve your innovation and commercialization goals.

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  • Researchers

    Commercialize your invention to create more visibility for your research and expedite the impact of your work.

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  • Students & Scholars

    Learn about entrepreneurship and explore career opportunities through student programs and education.

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Innovation Hubs

Life Sciences Innovation

Transform life science research into viable industry solutions.


Social Innovation

Translate knowledge into social impact in your community.


Energy Transition Centre

Build the future of energy with us.


Support HQ

Get the resources you need for your innovation journey. The Support HQ is filled with educational articles, webinars, policies, program and funding opportunities, and more.

The world needs your ideas

Request a meeting with our expert team to discuss how Innovate Calgary can help you reach your innovation goals.

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