• 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

    Lunch & Learn: Learn How to Grow Your Sales & Reach Your Customer

    REGISTER HERE Description The internet and especially Social Platforms continues to change both the [..]

    February 19

    Negotiation Assumptions, Mistakes and Mindset – Women’s Edition

    REGISTER HERE Description Negotiation Assumptions, Mistakes and Mindset – Women’s Editio [..]

    February 20

    Innovation Factory: Finance Fundamentals Workshops

    REGISTER HERE  Finance Fundamentals Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Workshops are experiential, hand [..]

    February 22

    What's Up @ IF

    NFL names ‘1st and Future’ safety innovation winners – TopSpin360 Takes First Place

    The NFL’s path to improve player safety continued Saturday morning at the fourth a [..]

    DOLLED UP DESSERTS: MCMASTER SCIENCE GRADUATE DEVELOPS VEGAN AND GLUTEN-FREE TREATS

    After a successful summer of selling vegan and gluten-free treats at fairs and markets, [..]

    New Healthy Pets tool gives Ontario SPCA foster pet parents video access to veterinary care

    Providing foster care to shelter animals can sometimes be stressful, which is why the On [..]

    Client SPOTLIGHT

    Client Success Story: Dolled Up Desserts

     In 2016, Katarina Poletto was a recent McMaster Social Work undergrad, geari [..]