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Innovation Factory

Innovation Factory (iF) is a not-for-profit Regional Innovation Centre funded by the Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs and located in Hamilton, Ontario since 2011.

Through workshops, programming, one-on-one mentoring and aiding with access to funding, we help startups commercialize their ideas and small/medium enterprises innovate within their organizations.

Our mission is to strengthen Greater Hamilton’s next generation of job and wealth creation by helping:

• entrepreneurs bring new ideas to life and to market
• small/medium enterprises (SMEs) get to the next level
• Hamilton build a dynamic culture and a community of innovation

Innovation can happen anywhere. Our goal is to make it work everywhere. We work to elevate key industry sectors including: advanced manufacturing, life sciences & health care, information technology, clean tech, social innovation and more.

Primary Contact

Emily Gallomazzei