The District Ventures and IBM Innovation Space is an innovation accelerator founded by Arlene Dickinson’s District Ventures and IBM Canada in March of 2017. The Innovation Space is designed to bring big enterprise and entrepreneurs together to solve Canada’s biggest business challenges.
Located in Calgary, this unique environment helps companies innovate and accelerate ideas more rapidly, and move their business plans to scale.
Our goal is to foster an environment of entrepreneurship in Canada. We support Canadian entrepreneurs by giving them the tools they need to succeed in the form of leading edge and disruptive technology and a supportive and stimulating environment. We connect entrepreneurs to large enterprises with innovation project opportunities or challenges that need to be solved.