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The Entrepreneurship Hub

The eHub helps foster an entrepreneurial mindset across the University of Ottawa through programs designed to generate innovation, forge strategic partnerships and develop entrepreneurial skills.

Startups created since 2010


Participants involved in our programs and activities


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Bench, Biz & Beyond

Bench, Biz & Beyond is a series brought to you by the uOttawa, the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) and the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute (OHRI). The program is tailored to researchers, postdoctoral fellows, students and staff who want to understand how a lab discovery becomes a drug, device or mobile application that helps patients.

Learn more and register for the program
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Entrepreneurial Mindset Certificate

The Entrepreneurial Mindset Certificate is an opportunity for researchers to develop a broad range of soft skills and entrepreneurial know-how through hands-on workshops. Participants must complete five workshops from our three learning streams: skills, tools and networking. The certificate is perfect for researchers and graduate students interested in improving their practical skills.

Learn more about the certificate
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Startup Garage

Startup Garage is a year-round accelerator program for entrepreneurs who want to start and grow their business. Founders get access to peer-to-peer networks, mentorship, advisory services, capital, workspace and resources to help them take their idea from conception to launch to growth.

Learn more about Startup Garage
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Are you a student?

The eHub offers programs and activities specifically for students looking to develop their entrepreneurial know-how.
Find out more about their student programming

Contact us

Entrepreneurship Hub

150 Louis Pasteur Private
STEM Complex, Room 122
Ottawa, Ontario
K1N 6N5, Canada
[email protected]