Thanks to the forward-thinking, entrepreneurial spirit and generosity of our corporate, foundation, private and government partners, we’ve developed numerous programs, events, and competitions to support our start-ups and entrepreneurs.
Get to know our Current Partners
Coast Capital Savings Venture Connection’s programs are delivered in partnership with Coast Capital Savings, through a 5-year, $1,000,000 partnership, bringing Coast's total investment in SFU entrepreneurs to $1.875 million since 2008.
Our Current Community Partners
Our Current Campus Partners
As an SFU Innovates program within the pillar of Incubation and Acceleration, Venture Connection is transforming ideas made in the classroom, lab and community into ventures that scale.
SFU Innovates is a university-wide strategy that builds on our dynamic culture and seeks to strengthen Simon Fraser University’s commitment to innovation and entrepreneurship. Move your ideas into action and visit www.sfu.ca/innovates.
Venture Connection partners with the Charles Chang Institute for Entrepreneurship (CCIE) to support entrepreneurial education, deeply integrating with interdisciplinary programming and partnering to run flagship initiatives like entrepreneurship co-op (eCo-op).