About us

At Orbis, our mission is a future of fulfilled potential. We support leading universities and colleges, across Canada and the United States, with data-driven experiential learning solutions and strategies that empower every graduate. Campus partners give their students a streamlined and direct feed of work-integrated learning, skill development, and job opportunities relevant to their unique post-secondary journeys and critical to their long-term livelihood. Trusted for 19 years, our solutions and insights have empowered the stories of 100+ institutions, 1 million+ students, and 350,000 businesses committed to aiming higher and going further. Orbis campus partners meet their students exactly where they are at today, with exactly what they need to realize their individual potential tomorrow.

Orbis Communications


Bill Heinrich

Director, Mindset

Emily Eley

Vice President, Operations & People


In Market



14th Annual LiONS LAIR Pitch Competition and in-person Gala on September 26, 2024 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. Tickets available on lionslair.ca

Attend the 14th annual LiONS LAIR pitch competition

Since 2011, Innovation Factory’s LiONS LAIR has helped more than 150 startups launch and scale their businesses. This fall, join over 350 entrepreneurs, investors and thought leaders to network over dinner and drinks, celebrate innovation, and watch finalists pitch live to a panel of judges to win cash and in-kind prizes.

When: September 26, 2024 | 5:00pm – 9:00pm 

Where: LiUNA Station – 360 James St. N, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 1H5

Celebrate BIG ideas that make a bigger impact at The Big DiF, Innovation Factory’s annual open house and client showcase. Join 250+ people from the Hamilton-Halton community to celebrate entrepreneurship and innovation.

Join Innovation Factory's Annual Open House - The Big DiF!

Network with 250+ industry professionals, discover emerging solutions from our innovators, and celebrate entrepreneurship within the Hamilton-Halton ecosystem.

May 9, 2024 | 4:00pm – 8:00pm | Hamilton, Ontario