• 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.


    MaRS Entrepreneur’s Toolkit: Starting Lean Series

    Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Workshops are experiential, hands-on workshops facilitated by exper [..]

    May 27

    Innovation Nation

    The Innovation Nation Conference is produced by, the Centre for Surgical Invention and Innovation (C [..]

    May 29

    WordCamp Hamilton 2016

    We’re happy to announce that WordCamp Hamilton is officially on the calendar! WordCamp Hamilton wi [..]

    June 4

    What's Up @ IF

    Lion’s Lair panel focuses on female entrepreneurs

    Meet Hamilton’s new Lions. They’re the entrepreneurs who’ll judge pitc [..]

    Lions announced for 2016 LiON’S LAIR competition!

    The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce and Innovation Factory are excited to announce the five [..]

    Quillen College of Medicine Adopts CASPer To Aid In Selecting The Right Applicants

    The online assessment tool known as Computer-based Assessment for Sampling Personal Char [..]

    Client SPOTLIGHT

    Client Spotlight – EQAOquizzer

    EQAOquizzer is an online mathematics tool designed by teachers, for teachers and [..]