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Burlington has everything your business needs to thrive, and their team is here to help you tap into it.

The Burlington Economic Development team works to attract high-value companies to Burlington, support the expansion of existing businesses and encourage the start-up and growth of new companies.

Whether you’re considering Burlington for your relocation or expansion, or are already established locally and looking for support in your next stage of growth, Burlington Economic Development offers a range of services to help you achieve your goals.

Contact the team at Innovation Factory to access the perks and services offered to clients by Burlington Economic Development.

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Burlington Economic Development


Quick Facts

  • Helps with connections to talent
  • Offers building and development business concierge
  • Offers international soft landing program
  • Provides connections to government funding and incentives
  • Offers industry connections and knowledge sharing
  • Supports export market development
  • Supports with location search
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