Startup Crawl

Innovation in Action

A darkhorse challenger

Innovation in Edmonton is the most exciting and growing part of Edmonton’s diversifying and resilient economy. With world leading companies and post-secondaries faculties in Artificial Intelligence, Health and Big Data, the city is poised to dominate the information economy.

Accessing Edmonton’s Innovation ecosystem can turbocharge your business while building a robust future for the city.

Edmonton is home wide network of partners and community leaders collaborating to create the best possible environment for technology innovation and tech-enabled startup and scaleup company growth.

Innovate Edmonton, a division of EEDC, is dedicated to facilitating the creation of new tech businesses, accelerating the scale of high potentials, and inspiring community action. Explore how we’re harnessing the potential of our city’s greatest opportunities.

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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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Edmonton Innovation Ecosystem Community

In Edmonton, the innovation ecosystem is a collective of people, organizations and places deeply connected and networked in the pursuit of ideas that create economic opportunities. The Edmonton Innovation Ecosystem Community is committed to actively working together to create the best possible environment for technology, innovation and entrepreneurship.
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Corporate Innovators

Companies started in Edmonton have demonstrated a reach across the globe
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