Location : Alberta

Ag Food Processing Development Centre
Food processing Alberta
The Agri-value Processing Business Incubator is a multi-tenant facility. It provides the infrastructure and services to support and enhance the growth of new food businesses in Alberta. It provides facilities and programs to help manage the transition from new product development, through commercialization, market launch and growth in sales, resulting in graduation and the establishment of their own facilities.

Advanced Technology Centre
ICT Alberta
Advanced Technology Centre helps young companies bring technologies from conception to design to the marketplace. It provides flexible office space, access to common meeting rooms, office equipment and administrative support to start-up technology companies.

APEX Southeast Alberta's Regional Innovation Network
ICT Alberta
APEX is a Regional Innovation Network that supports the growth of innovative and technology-oriented businesses in Southeast Alberta. It promotes a culture of innovation through various initiatives, including: business and technical advice to entrepreneurs and small and medium-sized businesses, and networking opportunities to encourage collaboration among innovative business people.

Alberta Centre for Advanced MNT Products (ACAMP)
Technology Alberta
ACAMP provides specialized services to micro-nano technology clients. Its clients can have access to equipment, facilities, expertise and a network of organizations that support and develop micro and nano technology devices, advanced materials and manufacturing worldwide. ACAMP’s services include marketing and business development, product development, packaging and assembly, test and characterization.

Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions
Biotechnology Alberta
Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions supports new technologies and the creation of new ideas in the field of bio-economy ranging from discovery of new knowledge to the application of that knowledge in commercialization within the bio-industries sector. It also provides funding to research projects that support the growth and diversification of Alberta's agriculture, forest and life sciences sectors. Its BioLINK research project database provides free information on more than 3000 of research projects dating back to 1978 related to agriculture, food and forestry.

Alberta Innovates - Technology Futures
Technology and innovation Alberta
Alberta Innovates - Technology Futures supports research and innovation activities and initiatives that encourage a strong science, technology and entrepreneurial culture in Alberta. It provides a variety of programs and services to entrepreneurs, companies, researchers and investors. It also provides funding and networking to Alberta-based SMEs in a variety of ways to help accelerate their growth and success.

Digital media, Creativity Alberta
AcceleratorYYC is a Calgary's startup community hub and co-work space. It supports startup growth by enabling entrepreneurs to connect, learn and grow within a collaborative co-working space.

Clinexus Centres
Healthcare Alberta
Clinexus Centres help Alberta’s health technology companies who are developing and selling a wide range of medical technologies. Clinexus Centres also provide support in the non-traditional forms of healthcare ranging from allied health to dental and from mental health to veterinarian care.

Duncan McNeill Centre for Innovation
Mixed-use Alberta
The Centre offers a supportive environment for inventors and entrepreneurs to develop their business ideas into profitable enterprises. It has 4,769 square feet of incubation space, with 11 office suites available for early stage companies and entrepreneurs.

Deltatee Enterprises Ltd.
ICT Alberta
Deltatee Enterprises Ltd. offers services to electronic and electronic/software based products companies. It assists them by providing product design; research; product development and prototyping; and product development management.

Drug Development and Innovation Centre (DDIC)
Pharmaceutics, drug development Alberta
The Drug Development and Innovation Centre is an initiative of the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at University of Alberta to help bridge the gap between basic sciences and clinical research. The Centre facilitate research and development in areas of bio-pharmaceutics, drug delivery, quality control and regulatory sciences. It focuses on pharmaceutical product development, performance testing and regulatory affairs. The centre is proving to be an important ally for pharmaceutical companies in their bid to commercialize innovative products.  It has expertise in therapeutic dosage form development, analytical testing and regulatory affairs that are suitable for small to medium sized enterprises and university researchers.

Edmonton Research Park
Biotechnology Alberta
Edmonton Research Park offers a variety of facilities, suitable to a company’s stage of development. It provides flexible lab and production space for second-stage companies. Its Biotechnology Business Development Centre provides specialized lab and office space to second-stage biotechnology companies. Sites are also available for larger companies to build their own research and development facilities.

Economic Development Alliance of Southeast Alberta (EDA)
Technology Alberta
Economic Development Alliance of Southeast Alberta provides economic development services to assist new companies to remain and grow in the region. It offers assistance to innovative companies in the area, like agriculture and greenhouses, advanced technology and manufacturing, energy including renewables and tourism.

Flightpath Ventures
Technology (software and Internet) Alberta
Flightpath is a full-time startup accelerator program and fund that assists early-stage software and Internet companies. It provides each company cash and workspace, mentoring, programs/classes and other infrastructure and resources.

Foothills Business Incubator
Mixed-use Alberta
Foothills Business Incubator provides short term office space for 3 to 6 months. It has 5 fully furnished private business offices available for lease. It has a training board room with free wireless internet access which can accommodate up to 20-30 people.

German-Canadian Centre for Innovation and Research
Research Alberta
It is a bilateral initiative for the development of German-Canadian research and business relations. It provides support for the exchange of information, development of networks, and the establishment of cultivation of collaborative partnerships, particularly in application-specific technological, natural, and life sciences. It promotes new ideas and concepts from Canadian companies and universities in Germany.

Green Hectares Corp.
Agriculture Alberta
The Green Hectares Community Connector develops a network of existing educational programs, training and business services and brings them to people living in rural communities. Delivered online and in-person, the Community Connector provides timely and easy access to programs and services for entrepreneurs, farmers and producers, families and community members.

Innovate Calgary
ICT Alberta
Innovate Calgary is a full service organization which offers technology transfer and business incubator services to researchers, entrepreneurs and businesses within the advanced technology sector. It supports commercialization by providing a variety of services and programs including; business and technical advice, workshops, screening of technologies for commercial potential, access to sector resources and networking events, licensing and intellectual property protection strategy, company creation/incubation programs and office and lab space - tenancy and business resources and facilities for technology companies.  

Northern Alberta Business Incubator (NABI)
Mixed-use Alberta
NABI provides space and services to planning-stage, newly started, and home-based businesses. It provides business planning programs, one-on-one business coaching and mentoring to meet specific goals. Business counselling is available to its clients at no charge and usually without an advance appointment. A wide range of services, office equipment, information resources, and facilities are made available to its clients at either no charge or on a per-usage basis. It assists entrepreneurs, new business start-ups and business service providers in growing their businesses under the Alberta Innovates voucher program.

NRC National Institute for Nanotechnology (NINT)
Nanotechnology Alberta
The NINT Business Development Office provides assistance to Edmonton-based nanotechnology firms. It aims to create a cluster of nanotechnology business which will foster collaboration between companies while assisting with research expertise. It involves researchers from fields such as physics, chemistry, engineering, biology, informatics, pharmacy, and medicine. The main focus of the research being done at NINT is the integration of nano-scale devices and materials into complex nano-systems that can be put to practical use.

Innovation and technology Alberta
novaNAIT is the applied research, innovation and technology transfer department at NAIT. It provides opportunities to entrepreneurs, SMEs, and sector partners to access NAIT’s internationally recognized technical, technological, and business development capacities.

Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada (PTAC)
Hydrocarbon energy Alberta
Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada facilitates innovation, collaborative research and technology development for a responsible Canadian hydrocarbon energy industry. Its main goal is to help Canada become a global hydrocarbon energy technology leader.

Regional Innovation Network of Southern Alberta – RINSA
Mixed-use Alberta
Regional Innovation Network of Southern Alberta (RINSA) helps small & medium sized enterprises by collaborating to help businesses bring new products or processes to market. RINSA also networks with other innovation systems in Alberta to maximize efficiency and province-wide collaboration. It also offers innovation support, technology transfer and commercialization programs to entrepreneurs and SMEs along with business incubation opportunities and access to funding at various stages.

Research Transition Facility Calgary (RTF)
ICT Alberta
The RTF is the University of Calgary’s incubator for high-tech companies. It is a multi-tenant, not-for-profit facility built for laboratory research. It is designed to help University entrepreneurs turn new ideas and discoveries into marketable products and services.

Regional Business Accelerator
Mixed-use Alberta
Regional Business Accelerator supports entrepreneurs by providing connections, coaching mentoring and resources. Its main goal is to improve overall economic growth of the region.

Rural Alberta Business Centre (RABC)
Mixed-use Alberta
The Rural Alberta Business Centre (RABC) Program is a partnership between the Government of Alberta and local organizations actively involved with the business community. RABCs provide advice and information services to entrepreneurs and small businesses to assist them in making informed business decisions. Each rural business Centre is staffed by a small business advisor who assists in providing one-on-one business advice, seminars, workshops, and access to relevant information about small businesses and business opportunities. Information and materials will be tailored to the specific needs of the communities served by each RABC. Currently, four communities are participating in the program; Camrose, Cold Lake, Hanna, and Rocky Mountain House.

Springboard Calgary
Art and creativity Alberta
Springboard Calgary is a non-profit organization devoted to connecting artists, mediums, audiences, the body and the mind through physical contemporary creation and public space manipulation. Springboard bridges disciplines with clustered festival programming, creative residencies, workshops, lectures, performances and round table discussions.

ICT Alberta
tecconnect - An Alberta centre for new commerce is operational since June 2011 in Lethbridge. This commercialization centre connects people, ideas and technologies in the Geospatial Sector to facilitate success for entrepreneurs, anchor existing businesses and attract new companies to the high-tech industry in region. It also offers vibrant office space, access to a Tier 3 Data Centre and many other support services.

The Banff Centre
Art and creativity Alberta
The Banff Centre is an arts and creativity incubator which supports new creative and performance works in partnerships with individual artists and national and international arts organizations. It provides them with the support they need to create, develop solutions, and to make the impossible possible. Its leadership programs equip people who want to change the world with the skills to do so. Moving forward, the Centre will disseminate the art and ideas developed in Banff using new initiatives in digital, web, radio, and broadcast media.

TEC Edmonton
Technology Alberta
TEC Edmonton is a business accelerator that helps to transform technologies into business opportunities. The goal is to capture the value of the innovation in the region. TEC Edmonton is joint venture between the University of Alberta and the Edmonton Economic Development Corporation.

Geomatics technology Alberta
Tecterra enables Canadian companies to bring innovative geomatics solutions to market through a range of support programs. It supports technologies developed for integrated resource management and other geospatial applications.  It also provides meaningful networking opportunities and targeted professional development services to maximize business potential and commercial success.

ICT Alberta
TRTech/Labs is a commercialization company that works with industry, government, and academic partners and clients to discover, develop and commercialize technology. It enables program participants to gain insight and solve common problems in cost effective ways. It also provides clients access to development space (test benches, electromagnetic signal generators, oscilloscopes, etc.) and/or business facilities (desks, offices, meeting rooms) in order to develop, test, and showcase new technologies and/or incubate their business in a supported, tech-savvy environment.

881 Business Incubation Centre
Mixed-use Alberta
The centre provides services to small- and medium-sized companies along the Highway 881 Corridor between Fort McMurray and Lac La Biche in need of business expertise, knowledge and advice. Entrepreneurs have access to timely and economical business support services such as business consulting and advisory services, training, high-speed Internet access, referrals to service professionals and meeting rooms for in-person or virtual meetings.