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  1. Oct. 28, 2016UWaterloo’s Velocity Garage now largest free startup incubator in the world

    The University of Waterloo celebrated the official opening of the expanded Velocity Garage, making UWaterloo home to the largest free startup incubator in the world.

  2. Oct. 27, 2016Waterloo ranked top research university for ninth straight year

    The University of Waterloo is Research University of the Year among Canadian comprehensive universities nine years running, according to rankings released by Research Infosource today.

  3. Oct. 27, 2016Velocity Garage officially opens its renovated 37,000-square-foot space

    The University of Waterloo’s leading entrepreneurial program, Velocity, is officially opening the expanded Velocity Garage, the largest free startup incubator in the world.

    Occupying space in the Lang Tannery building, Velocity has grown by more than 29,000 square feet to provide space for up to 120 startups to work and collaborate, and to benefit from co-location with Communitech’s network of industry partners and supports.

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