Startup Incubator Program

The Canadian Launch-Pad for Global Entrepreneurs

VDI's Startup Incubator offers a collaborative 12-week program designed with our sole purpose as an Incubator in mind: Help New Startups Succeed. We create a path for global entrepreneurs by providing the knowledge and funding needed to launch their business in North America.

Accelerate with the
Right Support

Raise $250K+

Our team will match you with like-minded, passionate investors. Our startups consistently raise more than $250K in funding.

Growth

We train our founders on how to succeed quickly. Our program provides access to foreign markets through Canada’s Free Trade Agreements.

Operational Support

VDI will work closely with you to develop and implement operational plans. We provide 2+ years of support from Incubation through to launching in Canada.

Business Development

Our in-house team of financial analysts is committed to the growth of your startup. Together, we will construct your business plans using lean and agile methodologies. 

Leadership

VDI provides the opportunity to connect with industry experts who have been where you are. You'll get a glimpse of what it takes to reach the next level.

Elevate your Pitch

We provide a variety of solutions that help you prepare your pitch. Our team works closely with you to and ensure it is effective and persuasive.

Partner with CIAI

We partner with CIAI (Canadian International Angel Investors), a designated Government of Canada Startup Visa organization and a member of the National Angel Capital Organization.

Immigrate to Canada

Following the Startup Incubator Program with VDI, you can apply for Permanent Residency in Canada under the Startup Visa Program.

Join the Future of Startups

Become a part of our Global Network of Entrepreneurs

150+

Startups Incubated

22+

Countries

$43M+

Capital Raised

$950K+

Perks

Do you Qualify?

To qualify for VDI’s Startup Incubator Program your business must meet these criteria

Immigration Assistance

Startup Visa Program

We provide additional support with immigration to Canada for the key members of the business through the Startup Visa Program. We simplify the transition between our Startup Incubator and the Startup Visa Programs by helping you pitch directly to the CIAI for a Letter of Support and then submit your application for you.

Discover • Innovate • Grow

VentureOS

When you join our Startup Incubator program, you are automatically enrolled in VentureOS. Our powerful entrepreneurship platform supports individuals, startups, and corporations. We offer exclusive discounts on perks and resources, along with access to our network of industry-leading mentors to accelerate your business.

30+ RESOURCES

Where Startups become Success Stories