Meet the ventures
changing our innovation landscape.

We’ve worked with hundreds of UBC entrepreneurs finding solutions to some of the world's most pressing problems. From technological trends and advancements to cutting edge research innovations, UBC is a rich landscape of entrepreneurs who are ready to transform the world as we know it. 

Meet (some of) the ventures in our portfolio:

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  1. Java Group Programs

    Java Group Programs

    Java Group Programs bring people together with an innovative approach that ends loneliness and spreads happiness.

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    • Stage: HATCH Venture Builder
    • Studio: Social Venture Studio
  2. Kids Shield


    Kids' Shield is pioneering an innovative cybersecurity education through gaming technology.

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    • Cohort: 2020
    • Stream: CORE
    • Studio: Social Venture Studio
  3. Koonkie Cloud Services

    Koonkie Cloud Services

    Koonkie has helped find therapeutic targets, kick start environmental recovery and reclamation, find new species and discover life's strategy for survival on Earth.

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    • Stage: Alumni Venture
  4. leafi


    Leafi develops sustainable smart home devices to enrich your everyday life.

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    • Stream: CORE
    • Stage: Venture Founder
    • Studio: Climate Venture Studio
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entrepreneurship@UBC propels UBC innovations out into the world through venture creation, providing UBC students, researchers, faculty members, alumni and staff with the resources, networks, and funding they need to succeed.

We are a part of Innovation UBC in the Vice-President, Research and Innovation (VPRI) portfolio

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