About

About Open Sky Incubator

We’re passionate about helping entrepreneurs build their business, while providing affordable space, and a diverse network of mentors and community.

FACT: Current survival rates for small and medium-sized businesses in Canada are very low — 15 percent of new startups fail in year one, while 50 percent won’t see the end of year five. That’s a high failure rate when you consider 98 percent of Canadians work in small businesses.*

Open Sky Incubator is a technology incubator in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario. Our goal is to help technology businesses and entrepreneurs increase survival and success rates by helping them connect, learn, and grow.

CONNECT

Connect with people. Find new opportunities. If you’re an entrepreneur, it takes motivation, perseverance, and countless hours of work. Our space features affordable offices suites and a large co-work spaces. While you are onsite, we help you connect with the experienced professionals and mentors you need to keep your business moving forward.

LEARN

Information is the new currency. The more knowledge you have, the better off you’ll be. You don’t have to be a startup to benefit from our workshops and events. You simply have to be interested and willing to share an experience with like-minded people. Our workshops are engaging and fun. Lead by industry professionals, everyone will leave feeling like they were part of something special.

You can look forward to:

  1. Technology workshops ranging from Internet of Things (IoT), hardware, software, prototyping, security etc. Most sessions will involve hands-on interaction with the technology you need to develop your product or idea.
  2. Business management workshops covering business planning and strategy, marketing, pitch preparation, legal, and financial literacy.

GROW

Leverage our network to help you reach your next goal. How should you market your product? What is your business model? Who is your target audience? What marketing and sales strategies can you use to growth hack your way to profit? We can arm you with information and contacts to help build your business. Our roster of mentors is diverse and experienced, and we can connect you with the right people who can help you succeed.