Every year, TechAlliance helps over 300 startup companies to start, grow and connect within our region’s tech community.

From services to resources to expertise, there are many ways we can help your startup launch successfully.

Business Services

The best way to realize your entrepreneurial dreams is with TechAlliance’s Business Services, a collection of resources, supports and advisors designed to help you take your business to the next level, including:

Entrepreneurs-in-Residence

Successful entrepreneurs help you make the right decisions for you business based on their years of experience.

Business Analysts

Develop a successful plan and address key questions with our Ivey-trained business analysts.

Prototyping Services

Turn your product idea into a minimum viable product with the help of our MVP Lab.

Market Intelligence

Better understand your customers and industry with customized market research provided by MaRS.

Entrepreneurs Toolkit

Tools, resources and workshops developed at MaRS and shared with innovation centres across the province. Learn more >

Access to Capital

Gain access to government funding programs, angel investors, crowdfunding and venture capitalists. Learn more about available funding options >

Programs & Events

Give your new business a boost with TechAlliance’s programs and events, offering expertise and best practices from business experts and leaders. Check the Events Calendar for upcoming programs and events.

Entrepreneur 1.0

The Ultimate Business Boot Camp guides entrepreneurs through the key issues in planning for the success of a start-up or early-stage company in ten weekly sessions.

Office Hours

Ask questions of experts in fields such as law, intellectual property, accounting, marketing and other key areas in no-cost one-on-one sessions.

60-Second Pitch

Learn to craft a winning pitch, then deliver it for the chance to win thousands in cash and business acceleration prizes.

Ivey Case Studies

Facilitated by professors from the Richard Ivey School of Business, Ivey Case Studies provide an intense, educational experience drawn the the business world.

Munchies with Mentors

Learn from experience as you connect face-to-face with industry leaders in a casual setting.

Membership

TechAlliance Membership can connect you with peers in the tech community who are experiencing or have overcome similar challenges to the ones you face, save you money, and help you boost the growth of your startup. The benefits of membership include:

Exclusive Programs

Network and learn with our member-exclusive Breakfast Club and Peer-2-Peer groups.

Member Profile

Showcase your company and its key personnel with a profile in our Member Directory.

Member Rewards

Boost your bottom line with Member Rewards for your business and personal life, including insurance, travel, professional services.

Other Opportunities

Service Provider Network

Get discounted legal, marketing, accounting and other services from qualified providers. Learn more >

Crowdfunding

Crowdfund your business idea or community project, and save on the IndieGoGo fees as a TechAlliance partner. Learn more >

Mobile Device Lab

Test your mobile applications on multiple platforms at Fanshawe College’s Mobile Device Lab, launched in partnership with TechAlliance.