Partners

BC Acceleration Network (BCAN)

Innovate BC designs, manages and oversees a number of programs. Some are delivered directly and others delivered indirectly through delivery partners such as our network of accelerators. The BCAN partners have well-established relationships with the communities and stakeholders they serve. Innovate BC is committed to building and enhancing these delivery partner relationships to support its strategic goals.

Our delivery network partners are: 

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Accelerate Okanagan

Kelowna, B.C.

contact@accelerateokanagan.com

+1 (250) 870-9028

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entrepreneurship@UBC

Vancouver, B.C.

info@entrepreneurship.ubc.ca

+1 (604) 822-0600

Foresight-Canada

Foresight Canada

Burnaby, B.C. / Province-wide

info@foresightcac.com

+1 (604) 245-0042

Hubspace

Hubspace

Prince George, B.C.

officeadmin@hubspace.ca

+1 (250) 563-5663

Innovation Island
Innovation Island

Nanaimo, B.C. 

info@innovationisland.ca

+1 (250) 753-8324

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Kamloops Innovation

Kamloops, B.C.

info@kamloopsinnovation.ca

+1 (250) 434-0200

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KAST

Rossland, B.C.

info@kast.com

+1 (250) 362-5052

New Ventures BC
New Ventures BC

Vancouver, B.C. / Province-wide

contact@newventuresbc.com

+1 (604) 602-5202

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VentureLabs

Vancouver, B.C.

info@venturelabs.ca

+1 (604) 729-4747

VIATEC
VIATEC

Victoria, B.C.

info@viatec.ca

+1 (250) 483-3214

Industry Partners

Innovate BC’s office is located in downtown Vancouver, in close proximity to several key technology  industry associations and other complementary organizations. Being located in such an environment, while maintaining our regional networks, allows us to collaborate on exciting opportunities.  

We partner, through funding, expertise, connections, and communications, with the following organizations: 

acetech
bc-tech
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digi-bc
futurepreneur
genome
ICTC
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life-sciences-bc
midas
Mictacs
Spring activator
VEC
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Academic Partners

Innovate BC partners with B.C. post-secondary institutions in delivering strategies that: 

  • Encourage the development, application and commercialization of advanced or innovative technologies. 
  • Support entrepreneurship and the development of entrepreneurial talent. 
  • Facilitate partnerships between industry and academia to solve real-world problems through direct and applied research. 

Innovate BC currently works with the following academic institutions: 

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camosun
capilano
douglas-college
emily-carr
kpu
langara
nic
okanagan-college
selkirk-college
sfu
tru
unbc
ubc
ufv
uvic
viu

Community Partners

AFOABC
BBABC
BCChamber
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FNBDA
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IBDS
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