Our Contributors

In support of its objectives, and leveraging strong partnerships, Bayview Yards engages, brings together and collaborates with many organizations to facilitate the delivery of programs and services to entrepreneurs and firms.   We look forward to working with many recognized private, public, academic, investment and non-profit players in different ways to stimulate new innovation, job creation and economic growth.

These Include

Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology is a publicly funded English-language college and member of Polytechnics Canada located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

The Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP) helps Canadian companies of all sizes move their state-of-the-art goods and services from the laboratory to the marketplace.

Canadian Special Operations Forces Command (CANSOFCOM) will provide the Government of Canada with agile, high-readiness Special Operations Forces capable of conducting special operations across the spectrum of conflict at home and abroad.

Centre for Social Enterprise Development (CSED) is a not for profit organization that advances businesses and organizations, whose primary objective is to drive systemic social change.

Carleton University is a comprehensive university located in the capital of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

Deloitte is the brand under which tens of thousands of dedicated professionals in independent firms throughout the world collaborate to provide audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management, tax, and related services to select clients.

Flex delivers innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets.

The Global Cybersecurity Resource (GCR) is equipping high growth cybersecurity and cybersecurity-differentiated companies with the skills, resources and linkages required to be successful.

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) works with Canadians in all areas of the economy and in all parts of the country to improve conditions for investment, enhance Canada’s innovation performance, increase Canada’s share of global trade and build a fair, efficient and competitive marketplace.

Invest Ottawa carries out economic development programs and initiatives in the areas of entrepreneurial mentorship, startup development, business incubation services, commercialization, targeted sector development, investment attraction, business retention, expansion, and global trade development.

La Cité collégiale is the largest French-language college in Ontario. Created in 1989, in Ottawa it offers more than 90 programs to some 5000 full-time students from Ontario, other parts of Canada and the world.

MadeMill is the Makerspace and Advanced Digital Media Laboratory at Bayview Yards. Leveraging $5 million from FedDev Ontario, MadeMill offers professional services, education, open-source design solutions, innovative showcases and demonstrations to entrepreneurs, firms and members of our local, national and global innovation community.

Non-profit and social enterprise organizations such as mécènESS.

Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP) provides innovation and funding services customized to your specific needs.

Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) connects entrepreneurs, startups, industry, academia & investors to commercialize innovation and compete globally.

The Ottawa Community Loan Fund (OCLF) is an incorporated non-profit organization working for financial empowerment in the Ottawa area. OCLF arranges loans to start, buy or expand your business, and professional development loans to increase your employability.

The Ottawa Chamber of Commerce is the Voice of Business in Ottawa, representing over 700 members and 27,000 employees from multiple industries for the past 160 years.

PrototypeD offers leading edge innovation in design, project management, visualization, and rapid prototype development.

The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) brings together the entrepreneurial community to learn from local leaders as well as each other. Events include the popular TiE Institute and regular monthly events covering topics such as Big Data, Internet of Things, healthcare, leadership, and more.

The University of Ottawa is a bilingual public research university in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The main campus is located on 42.5 hectares in the residential neighbourhood of Sandy Hill, adjacent to Ottawa’s Rideau Canal.

Canadian Women in Communications and Technology is a national organization dedicated to the advancement of women in communications, media, information and technology.

Zhongguancun Development Group Co., Ltd. engages in industrial investment, sci-tech finance, science park development, cross-regional cooperation, and international businesses in China.

Private investors including angels, Venture Capitalists and other individuals or groups that facilitate investment for companies.

Business and professional service providers that span IP, legal, financial, Human Resources and Public Relations specialists.

Bayview Yards also actively engages municipal, provincial, and federal government departments; Centres of Excellence in Commercialization and Research (CECRs); granting councils; crown corporations; angel investor and Venture Capitalist (VC) networks; companies across all sectors; and many other entrepreneurial and innovation-based organizations.