The academic engine for entrepreneurs

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


  1. June 9, 2017Culturally relevant entrepreneurship: insights from the Colombian colloquium on incubation modelsCatherine in Colombia

    Catherine Bischoff, Associate Director, Outreach and International Programs

  2. May 29, 2017MBET student Amr Abdelgawad named Student Entrepreneur National ChampionAmr Abdelgawad

  3. May 26, 2017Meet the Spring 2017 Enterprise Co-op pitch winners Areesha Khan

    This month, Enterprise Co-op students pitched for five 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.

    Meet the Spring 2017 pitch winners!

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  1. June 9, 2017Sarim Haque (MBET '15) hacks growth at CaspySarim Haque

    Undergraduate degree: Mechanical Engineering, National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan

    Pre-MBET: Engineer at Honda

    Post-MBET: Growth Hacker, Caspy 

  2. May 23, 2017Catching up with MBET team SmartBandage, Rice People's Choice WinnersMBET team SmartBandage

    Team SmartBandage: Vanessa Ferlaino, Sohaib Imran Rana, Mian Talha Nasruddin, and Waqas Khan. 

  3. May 19, 2017Beyond the job description: Mihika Kashyap (MBET '15) pursues an entrepreneurial path at GoogleMihika outside the Tannery building

    Photo by  Ian M. Stewart for the Waterloo Region Record. 

    Hometown: Toronto, Ontario

    Undergraduate: BASc, Systems Design Engineering, UWaterloo

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