ANNOUNCEMENT, APRIL 30, 2021 – To strengthen start-ups and scale-ups in Edmonton, City Council approved $5M for Innovate Edmonton to allocate to technology accelerators. The new fund is designed to dovetail with a province-wide push for business acceleration, and to enhance coaching, investment-readiness and sales channels for Edmonton’s tech companies.
About Innovate Edmonton
Headquartered in Alberta’s capital city, Innovate Edmonton leverages, unites, and promotes home-grown innovation as a gateway to solving the world’s most pressing problems. We harness the power of the public and private sectors, ground-breaking academic research, and purpose-driven investment to build a shared prosperity and open international markets. From sustainable climate solutions to public health and digital education, Edmonton is a leading global centre for inspiration, ingenuity, and inclusion.