One of the most beneficial parts of the Manitoba Technology Accelerator incubation program is our extensive network of industry partners and associations. As one of our member companies, you’ll be connected to various experts in the areas of:
- Competitive intelligence
- ICT Administration
- Executive Management
- Industry Specific Professionals
- Research Tools
- Financial Support
- Technical Support
Province of Manitoba’s Department of Growth Enterprise and Trade
The GET’s mission is to build the capacity for Manitobans to prosper through growth. They do this by creating strategic partnerships, encouraging investment, enabling equitable access to the right tools, championing critical policy development, and promoting knowledge and awareness.
A non-profit organization, committed to connecting business, government and interested stakeholders with environmental issues and opportunities.
BioScience Association Manitoba supports Manitoba’s Life Sciences, Health Care, Manufacturing, and Research industries through sector promotion, training, and advocacy. The Accelerator member companies benefit from BioScience forums, training, and government liaising. BioScience also provides excellent local, national, and international networking opportunities.
ICTAM represents Manitoba’s ICT sector with the goal to accelerate industry growth, prosperity and sustainability through relevant programming, advocacy and collaboration. ICTAM helps Manitoba Technology Accelerator member companies with identifying business opportunities both within and outside the province of Manitoba.
As Winnipeg’s economic development and tourism services agency, Destination Winnipeg provides The Accelerator member companies access to services such as information marketing, brokering, partnering, and project management.
CABI is a national organization dedicated to creating employment and economic activity through the development of enterprises supported by the business incubation industry.
The National Angel Capital Organization supports Angels, incubators, and accelerators as they help entrepreneurs turn good ideas into great businesses. As the only national industry association for Angel investors in Canada, NACO represents over 40 networks comprised of over 3000 Angel investors across Canada. Members assist Canadian startups in every region and industry to execute their vision and compete on the global stage by providing them with patient risk capital, expert advice, and professional networks when traditional financial and other institutions cannot.
Founded in 1873, The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce is the most influential business organization in the city of Winnipeg. Their mission is to foster an environment in which Winnipeg businesses can prosper.
With a mix of both corporate and local chamber membership, the MCC is the largest Manitoban lobby, representing 74 communities and over 10,000 businesses across Manitoba.
Medical Alley Association is a Minnesota based, non-profit trade association dedicated to enabling business success in the Life Science industry. They have over 600 member organizations, and provide access to industry leaders, education, networking opportunities, insights into current trends, regulations, research, and emerging technologies.
The UofW is a diverse and multicultural academic institution, home to more than 8,900 students. Maclean’s Magazine has ranked the UofW as one of the top ten Canadian universities.
The Community Entrepreneur Link is a campus hub to support entrepreneurship, social enterprise, and social innovation.
The UofM is a leader in Manitoban education, research, and supporting the start-up industry. Over the past decade the UofM has launched 15 start-up companies and conducted extensive research in the fields of plant sciences, dentistry, engineering, medicine, physical science and computer science.
The NRC-IRAP supports innovative small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Canada to grow stronger, grow faster and grow bigger through innovation and technology. NRC-IRAP helps firms turn technologies into competitive advantages and successfully commercialize them in a global marketplace by providing technical and business advisory services and potential financial assistance to SMEs.