Meet our dynamic network of Funders and Community Collaborators.

We are supported by generous partners across our UBC community and BC ecosystem who help us to drive our mission of inspiring and educating the leaders of tomorrow through the pursuit of entrepreneurship and venture building. Our funders and collaborators are our industry and academic champions, strengthening our multi-disciplinary approach to venture building.

As part of the Office of the Vice-President, Research & Innovation's Innovation UBC, working alongside Innovation Partnerships, the University-Industry Liaison Office and Knowledge Exchange, we help innovators tackle translational challenges and move discoveries to impact.

We are further supported by our foundational partners across UBC campus like the Institute for Computing and Cognitive Systems (ICICS), Faculty of Applied Science, UBC Sauder, the School of Biomedical Engineering and many more, as well as industry partners such as Genome BC and Innovate BC.


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Innovation UBC

Supporting UBC researchers, scholars and their partners to generate social and economic impacts in B.C. and around the world.


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Genome BC

Growing the impact of genomics research by supporting venture creation.





A multidisciplinary research institute that supports collaborative research in advanced technologies systems.


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GSL Group

Bringing people together and connecting communities by delivering innovation that inspires athletes, teams, artists and fans.


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School of Biomedical Engineering

SBME is built on a foundation of collaborative research and teaching excellence with the vision to transform patient health and healthcare in Canada and around the world.


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Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

UBC is one of the best pharmaceutical sciences schools in the world; our expert researchers work at the leading edge of their fields, whether it be in pharmacy practice, foundational science, health systems or policy.


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Foresight Canada

Bringing together innovators, industry, investors, government, and academia to address today’s most urgent climate issues.


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Mitacs is the key link between private sector and post-secondary institutions. entrepreneurship@UBC can sign a COI for eligible ventures looking for Mitacs funding.




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Engineers in Scrubs

Teaching biomedical engineers to navigate the interfaces between engineering and medical research, clinical practice, and product development.


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Faculty of Arts

Leaders, innovators, creators, changemakers. UBC Arts students, graduates, and scholars are advancing a better world.


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Simon K.Y Lee Global Lounge

A space for student-led global, intercultural, and social justice initiatives, sharing new ideas, making new friends, or finding support for events or initiatives of your own.


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UBC Sustainability Hub

Helping to integrate and enhance sustainability themes into teaching, learning, and student engagement activities, support interdisciplinary urban research, advance regional and international engagement with sustainability partners.


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We acknowledge that the UBC Point Grey and Robson Square campuses are situated on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil- Waututh) Nations.

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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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