The academic hub for entrepreneurs

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. Apr. 7, 2017From one innovation ecosystem to another: reflections from the University of Edinburgh's Startup FestivalCatherine Bischoff speaks on the panel at the Edinburgh Startup Festival
    Catherine Bischoff, Associate Director of Outreach and International Programs

    I was recently invited by the University of Edinburgh to speak at its business school’s Startup Festival’17 in a

  2. Apr. 5, 2017MBET team SmartBandage pitches for $1.5M in prizes at Rice Business Plan CompetitionTeam SmartBandage

    Team SmartBandage, composed of Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology (MBET) students Waqas Khan, Sohaib Imran Rana, and Vanessa Ferlaino, will compete with teams from some of the world's top universities for more than $1 million in prizes at the Rice Business Plan Competition in Houston, Texas, from April 6-8, 2017. SmartBandage is the only Canadian team among 42 finalists, chosen from nearly 750 entrants.

  3. Mar. 28, 2017Conrad launches part-time weekend MBET programCraig Haney

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  1. Apr. 24, 2017Last Day to Apply to Enterprise Co-op

    Enterprise Co-op (E Co-op) allows students to pursue an entrepreneurial co-op option in which students start 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. If you have an idea you want to take to market and have the passion to build your venture, Enterprise Co-op may be for you. We are looking for students with:

  2. May 2, 2017Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology information webinarMBET alumnus Alex

    Learn more about the Master of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Technology (MBET) program by attending our live online information session.

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  1. Apr. 13, 2017BETS Perspectives: Gamelynx has fun and gets things doneThe Gamelynx team

    Conrad's Bridging Entrepreneurs to Students (BETS) program is a specialized co-op program which connects first year engineering co-op students with seed and early stage startup companies for 16 week placements. In this post, Winter 2017 BETS students and BETS employer Gamelynx share how the program worked for them this term.

  2. Mar. 22, 2017Ambition in action: Vincent Can Cui (MBET '16) leads big data startup in BeijingVincent Can Cui

    The ink was hardly dry on Vincent Can Cui's MBET degree when he found himself signing the term sheet for his startup's angel round of $1M from a group of Silicon Valley and Chinese investors.

  3. Mar. 16, 2017Set your goals high: MBET grad and serial entrepreneur shares advice with current classRay Reddy in the MBET class

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