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Cooperathon 2022

October 2

Cooperathon 2022

Cooperathon, what & why?

Cooperathon it’s the platform for the creation of impact entrepreneurs and the largest open innovation challenge in Canada.

Our mission is to connect citizens, communities, entrepreneurs, researchers, academics & large institutions to develop, together, a socially responsible future.

The 7th edition of Cooperathon: Innovation at heart to lead the change

When your idea generates a global social impact, it means that you take part in a more human and sustainable prosperity, that is to say a shared prosperity. Participate and lead the change!

Cooperathon’s 6-week training program includes:

  • Workshops led by renowned experts and, moreover, with multiple educational resources in the entrepreneurial field.​
  • Leveraging scientific and technological innovations for the success of ambitious entrepreneurs.
  • Support from a network of exceptional mentors, from multiple provinces of Canada, and subject-matter experts from different industries.
  • A Pitch Competition in front of a jury made up of renown ecosystem players from the best incubators and accelerators in Canada.

    Alpha

    It’s a team of aspiring entrepreneurs with or without an idea but not working prototype at the time of registration for the competition.

    Advantages

    • Group mentoring
    • Group & private meetings with challenge partners
    • Structured training journey to launch a startup

    Beta

    It’s a Startup in development, composed of at least 2 people, with a working prototype at the time of registration for the competition.

    Advantages

    • Dedicated mentors​
    • Group & private meetings with challenge partners
    • “A la carte” journey according to needs
    • Personalized follow-up (concierge) by the Foundry / Montreal NewTech​ teams