Invest Ottawa’s business accelerator GrindSpaceXL is a merit-based program focused on ensuring investor readiness. Companies are matched to a mentor and remain within the Invest Ottawa Business Accelerator for six months to a year. The outcome is successful growth through financing or market entry.
Promoting Ottawa’s diverse economy and growth industries
Canada’s largest concentration of clean energy researchers & companies, whose breakout technologies are providing competitive & environmentally responsible solutions.
Aerospace, Security & Defense
Ottawa has become a leader in the development of innovative aerospace and defence-related applications.
Ottawa’s digital media sector exudes creativity and innovation and is supported by an impressive advanced education and research infrastructure.
Ottawa’s life sciences community: world-class research, skillful management, increased capital investment and a growing list of new companies.
TV & Film
Ottawa boasts skilled crews and top-flight production companies, plus federal and provincial incentives can offer significant savings for productions.
Ottawa: The Complete Wireless Telecommunications Ecosystem. Firms that own 74% of the global optical telecom market have a presence in Ottawa.
Industry-leading solutions in enterprise and web applications, e-security, graphics programs, development and more.