You didn't come to Canada to stand still. Acceleration+ saves you time by putting your business in motion.
We provide easy access to a local network ready to assist international startups with scaling into Canadian and U.S. markets.
What is Acceleration+?
Acceleration+ exists to support innovative international startups looking to expand faster into Canadian and US markets.
This program provides an extensive network of connections, education, and advisory services for entrepreneurs expanding into Southern Ontario. These services assist our clients in developing and implementing a tailored expansion plan, providing guidance and support every step of the way.
Acceleration+ is funded through the Federal Economic Development Agency of Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), in partnership with Global Startups, Haltech Regional Innovation Centre, TechPlace, and Innovation Factory.
What our clients are saying!
Acceleration+’s personalized Advisory Board support has been invaluable for Deschool. It’s the support every new company dreams of.
Participating in the Acceleration+ program was a game-changer for our startup. The invaluable mentorship, resources, and networking opportunities provided a solid foundation for our growth. Thanks to this program, we achieved milestones that would have taken years on our own.
Acceleration+ really helped us the with the nuances of building a startup. With the help of amazing mentors and events, the program is accelerating our understanding of how to scale the business, preparing us for the process and putting us in a much stronger position than we were in before.
The Acceleration+ network and monthly advisory board meetings have been essential in the process of accelerating our company and growing the business in the US and Canada.
Acceleration+ has been a great connection hub for our company. It’s a program where great people are willing to go above and beyond to help your business succeed.
Infinite Harvest Technologies Inc. is proud to be part of Cohort 2 of this great program. The combined support from Haltech Regional Innovation Centre and Innovation Factory has been important to growth our business in Southern Ontario and from here expand to the world!
The environment at TechPlace is very positive and people are very supportive. I am surrounded by a set of people who really want you to succeed and I love working from here. As part of Acceleration+ I have access to 3 amazing mentors who are very helpful and knowledgeable. I am glad to be part of the community.
Being part of the program has helped us identify new key players and improve our Canadian market entry strategy. Having access to the Acceleration+ network will give us a boost to achieve our goal of growing in the local market.
The Acceleration+ program has been instrumental in our journey towards internationalization, accelerating our entry into the North American market, both in Canada and the United States. We sometimes feel lost when starting to work in a new country. This program has provided us with invaluable guidance and precise tools for every aspect of our work.
Maria Paz Navarro
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