• 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.


    ELEVATE Tech Fest

      Elevate is a city-wide tech and innovation festival centered in North America’s fastest gro [..]

    September 21

    2018 World Angel Investment Summit

    LEARN MORE   The Summit will attract over 700 investors, partners and industry leaders from aro [..]

    September 25

    Developing Clinical Point-of-Care (POC) Diagnostics

    REGISTER HERE This one-and-a-half-day workshop will be held at the McMaster Innovation Park on Sept [..]

    September 26

    What's Up @ IF

    Measuring Success – Take the Survey

    Contribute to crucial data on Ontario’s IDM sector In 2017, Interactive Ontario re [..]

    GeneBlueprint teams up with Trainerize, GoodLife, IBM and InBody for innovative DNAble research study

    GeneBlueprint is teaming up with Trainerize, IBM, GoodLife Fitness and InBody in an upco [..]

    Road Launch and Lux Second Chance Ltd. accepted into CDMN summer 2018 soft landing cohort

    iF client companies, RoadLaunch and Lux Second Chance Ltd., have been selected for the s [..]

    Client SPOTLIGHT


    This years LiON’S LAIR countdown is on! We are ONLY 1 WEEK AWAY from our 2018 [..]