Connecting Tomorrow's Innovators
Venture Development Institute drives entrepreneurship education both in Canada and Globally. Entrepreneurship starts here.
Creating Opportunities for Young Founders
Our Commitment to the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs
Through various initiatives, Venture Development Institute is facilitating the growth of Canada’s budding leaders, innovators, and social change-makers. We have taken strides toward achieving this goal through sponsorships of the QEC - Queen’s Entrepreneur’s Competition, UNB’s Apex Business Plan Competition in early 2022.
WHY CHOOSE US
We connect International and Canadian founders with the funding and resources to build successful startups in Canada.
We work closely with organizations to support expansion by connecting you with markets in North America.
Insight and Strategy
Our network’s collective experience provides advice on topics including finance, marketing, operations, etc.
Mentors are a vital part of VDI's network. They provide invaluable guidance for founders.
Our programs introduce founders to the skills and resources they need to design a startup strategy.