• 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.

    UPCOMING EVENTS

    How to Effectively Manage your Business Finances

    Join Innovation Factory for a workshop that will help you effectively manage your company’s fi [..]

    March 1

    MaRS Entrepreneur’s Toolkit – MarCom, Session 2

    The MarCom Toolkit (Marketing Communication) (3 sessions, 4 hours each) Entrepreneur’s Toolkit [..]

    March 3

    VEX Robotics Exposition and Exhibition Matches

    Hamilton Community Robotics, The Forge, and the McMaster Faculty of Engineering bring you a fun and [..]

    March 5

    What's Up @ IF

    Participants make memorable connections at iF’s Lunch ‘n Learn session

    On Tuesday, February 21, iF hosted an enthusiastic group of networkers and entrepreneurs [..]

    Reliq Health Technologies to Provide Remote Patient Monitoring to 10,000 Home Care Clients

    Innovation Factory client and Forge company, iUGO Health, was created during the 2015 e [..]

    Experimental Collaboration with Cinnos and McMaster CIRC

    McMaster University’s innovative experimental co-location between an academic research [..]

    Client SPOTLIGHT

    Client Spotlight: Legendor

    Dominic Menegon is currently developing Legendor: a player versus player dice ga [..]