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Edmonton is for companies on the grow. A city of entrepreneurs, innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers – Edmonton is young, smart, and ready to spur your ambition.

Edmonton at Collision 2019

From May 21 to 23, 2019, an Edmonton delegation lead by Edmonton Economic Development was at Collision — North America’s fastest growing tech conference.

Below, find out all about the startups who showed their stuff, and why Edmonton is such a great place for companies like the ones who were at Collision.

It's not who you know. It's what you're making.

Why Edmonton?

As one of Canada's youngest and fastest growing cities, Edmonton embraces new people and new ideas. We're a mid-size metropolis that punches above our weight as one of the most cost-competitive places to do business in the world.

If you can dream it, you can build it in Edmonton. We're a city that extends a hand and then rolls up our sleeves to make things happen. And, we can’t wait to make things happen for you.

We help business start, grow, and expand. Want proof?

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#1 place in Canada for youth to work

31% higher than average family income

#3 in the world for Artificial Intelligence research

Featured companies

These companies, featured at Collision, are just some of the many parts of the Edmonton Innovation Ecosystem:

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Why Hendrix.ai is a bracket beater

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Innovation In Action

Edmonton succeeds through a combination of a strong entrepreneurial culture and the backing of top-five-in-world research institutions. The foundation for our city's thriving innovation ecosystem was built by community leaders and company founders dedicated to creating new opportunities for themselves and future generations of entrepreneurs.

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Market Leadership

Edmonton succeeds through a combination of a strong entrepreneurial culture and the backing of top-five-in-world research institutions. Individual action is alloyed through strong community teamwork and a bottom-up approach to problem solving.
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Ecosystem Overview

Edmonton succeeds through a combination of a strong entrepreneurial culture and the backing of top-five-in-world research institutions. Individual action is alloyed through strong community teamwork and a bottom-up approach to problem solving.
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Our Innovation Team

A division of Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC), Innovate Edmonton contributes to Edmonton’s economic growth and diversification through the creation of new tech-enabled businesses, by helping high potential businesses scale, and by inspiring action to fuel growth in the city’s innovation and entrepreneurship communities
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Corporate Innovators

Companies started in Edmonton have demonstrated a reach across the globe
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Curious about #YEG?

Learn more about the opportunities for investment, potential to build your next technical team, and how to create an amazing life for your family:
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Why Edmonton?

Edmonton is a smart, reliable city-of-choice because we have a solid history of stability, a very high quality of life, and a welcoming spirit that embraces new people and new ideas. Find out why our city is the perfect place for people on the grow to succeed.
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Business Climate

Edmonton’s business climate is one of the friendliest in the world. An ethic of spirited collaboration combined with some of the lowest tax rates in North America means that if you can dream it, then you can build it here.
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Lifestyle

Low cost of living, a welcoming and diverse city, a young population, and an abundance of festivals happening year-round helps to make Edmonton one of the funnest places in the world to live and grow.
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Talent

Six publicly funded post-secondary institutions and more than 100,000 students from over 140 different countries provides companies and industry in Edmonton with the exceptional talent needed to succeed in an increasingly competitive world.
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Infrastructure

An ever-expanding public infrastructure in Edmonton undergirds our city and enhances our citizen’s lives, getting them to where they need to be and facilitating the connections needed for them to succeed.
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Incentives

A number of incentives, funding and programs from across government levels can be accessed by entrepreneurs, companies and investors to start or grow their business.
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More Questions?

If you have any questions not covered above, we are happy to get in touch!

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