Welcome to Conrad

The Conrad Centre is an immersive educational environment for entrepreneurs. Located at a university rated the most innovative in Canada, in a region ranked in the top startup ecosystems in the world, the Conrad Centre is the academic engine for entrepreneurship, offering programs that are entrepreneurial by design.


  1. Jan. 26, 2017Enterprise Co-op students pitch for $25,000 in startup fundingNima Tahami with $5,000 cheque

    On January 9, 2017, Enterprise Co-op students pitched for several prizes of $5,000 at the Ignition Week pitch competition. Each competing student had five minutes to pitch their venture to a panel of judges, followed by a three-minute question period.

    Congratulations to the winners! 

  2. Jan. 25, 2017Futurist Nik Badminton delivers exclusive lecture at the Conrad CentreNik Badminton

    On Tuesday January 10, futurist Nik Badminton delivered an exclusive lecture to the Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology (MBET) class, delving into key trends that

  3. Jan. 12, 2017Enterprise Co-op startup wins third place in St. Louis University Real Elevator Pitch competitionGroup photo at Met Square

    All entrepreneurs know the importance of a good elevator pitch, but not many have the opportunity to deliver it to real investors in an actual elevator. That’s the exact scenario that Enterprise Co-op student Amanda Chan found herself in as a finalist in the St. Louis University Real Elevator Pitch competition.

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  1. Feb. 28, 2017Enterprise Co-op Information SessionEnterprise Co-op students at a pitch event in Toronto

    In Enterprise Co-op (E Co-op), students start and grow their own business while earning a co-op credit. E Co-op is open to students from all faculties with any type of business concept: no-tech, low-tech, high-tech, service, consulting and more.

  2. Mar. 2, 2017ConradConnect Live: Lifecycle of a Technology ProductPhoto of Vidyard Office

    Join us at ConradConnect Live for candid conversations with real entrepreneurs, and energizing interactions with entrepreneurial students and members of the local ecosystem. 

  3. Mar. 7, 2017Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology information webinarMBET alumna Dhuha Sindi

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  1. Aug. 25, 2016From customer discovery to Kickstarter: Sienci Labs in Enterprise Co-opSienci team at a maker faire booth

    Andy Lee's Enterprise Co-op term is coming to an end this month, but he and his co-founders at Sienci Labs are busier than ever with the launch of their Kickstarter campaign. The campaign aims to bring the Sienci Mill One, an affordable and user-friendly desktop CNC milling machine, into the hands of creative makers across the world.

  2. July 28, 2016Beachside business and entrepreneurship reads: recommended by Conrad professorsBooks recommended by Conrad professors

    Ah, summer! It's the perfect time for busy students and startup founders to take a break and catch up on their reading. Looking for some inspiring entrepreneurship books for your next trip to the beach, the pool, or the park?

    Conrad faculty members have got you covered with this list of their favourite business and entrepreneurship reads. 

  3. July 11, 2016Views from the Conrad Centre: Procrastinate on quittingHoward, John, and Chris with their bikes

    Howard Armitage, founder of the Conrad Business, Entrepreneurship, and Technology Centre is, in my eyes, the Dumbledore of the Master of Business, Entrepreneurship

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