• Igniting innovation
    Igniting innovation
    Innovation Factory helps entrepreneurs start, grow and succeed
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  • One-on-one mentorship
    One-on-one mentorship
    Our expert network of mentors provides coaching to help take your business to the next level
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  • dynamic programming & events
    dynamic programming & events
    We host a range of events and workshops, and provide valuable programming for entrepreneurs at various stages of growth
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  • Innovation Factory

    iF ignites innovation. Through workshops, programming, 1-on-1 mentoring and aiding with access to funding, we help startups commercialize their ideas and small/medium enterprises innovate within their organizations.


    The Forge Startup Soiree

      Please join us on Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 for The Forge accelerator’s Startup Soiree! [..]

    July 12

    WHAT’S HER STORY: Female Entrepreneur Networking Event

    The City of Hamilton cordially invites you to “What’s Her Story”, a female entrepr [..]

    August 4

    CNE Innovation Garage

    An exciting new showcase for the latest & greatest consumer products complete with a Pitch Compe [..]

    August 19

    What's Up @ IF

    Reliq Health Technologies: New Leadership Driving A Recent Acquisition Offers A Potential Inflection Point

    iUGO Health is an Innovation Factory client and a platform that’s part of the publ [..]

    From e-Health conference hackathon to $2M sale in just 8 months!

    It started with an idea to fill a gap in healthcare – enhancing quality of life fo [..]

    The iUGO Health Story

    Innovation Factory client and Forge company, CareKit (rebranded iUGO Health), was create [..]

    Client SPOTLIGHT

    Client Spotlight – Virtual Possibilities

    Virtual Possibilities Inc. (“VPI”) is a medical device startup commercializi [..]