Startups

Centech programs

Two programs to take your business to new heights

Centech offers 2 programs designed to support the growth of startups on their way to becoming profitable and sustainable businesses.

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Acceleration Program

A program designed to support and accelerate the growth of your tech startup and thrust it forward by 6 to 12 months forward in just 12 weeks.

Duration: 12 weeks
2 cohorts per year

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Propulsion Program

A program offering the coaching, tools and resources you need to ensure the long term viability of your startup.

Duration: 2 years
Acceleration Program completed required

Our Services

Expertise & Support

Centech offers advice and mentoring, media opportunities, training sessions and workshops, and access to its international network (of partners, corporations and startups.)

Funding

Centech assists companies looking for funding, through contacts with potential investors, and direct support to obtain loans, subsidies, or to launch a round of funding.

Infrastructure

Centech provides an infrastructure, including specialized software, a prototyping workshop, meeting rooms and a friendly workspace.

Testimonials from supported companies

« At Centech, we do not create startups, we create companies. »
Richard Chénier, General Manager at Centech

Our Service Partners

L’École de design Nantes Atlantique

The Montreal-based studio of renowned École de design Nantes Atlantique is located at Centech. Every year, the studio welcomes around twenty new students to participate in the International Design Strategy program and obtain their master’s degree. This is a unique training experience for future designers, who get to collaborate with Centech’s innovation ecosystem, including both new startups and established companies.

Boréal Ventures

Boréal Ventures is a seed fund dedicated to funding Quebec companies specialized in advanced technology and applied sciences. The fund works with Centech to identify the most promising technology companies in Quebec.

Centech's startups

Discover the startups that have participated in Centech programs.

 

Cold Chain Science Enterprises

Automne 2018
BioTech

Nura Medical

Hiver 2021

STATERA MEDICAL

Hiver 2021

Startup Testimonials

Coaches and Entrepreneurs in Residence

All participants in Centech’s programs benefit from the valuable advice of Centech’s Entrepreneurs in Residence (EeR). These successful entrepreneurs have been selected for their expertise and inspiring journey.

Submit My Innovative Business Project

Submit your technology business project to join the next cohort of Centech’s Acceleration Program. This is your opportunity to benefit from key resources to transform your entrepreneurial project into a sustainable business!

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