CABI News and Events

CABI's New President Announced
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In the News...

CABI is happy to announced the expansion of designated business incubators/accelerators to the start-up visa program through CIC. These organizations represent the strength of support and opportunity for entrepreneurs in Canada - Gail Gillian-Bain President of CABI More »

Startup Canada Day on the Hill is the most influential entrepreneurship event in Canada – a collaboration of Canada’s entrepreneurial community and partnering political and government leaders More »

NBIA seeks a talented leader who can take the organization’s global work in advancing business incubation/acceleration and entrepreneurship to the next level More »

Josh Wright of Blitzen (rebranding from soon) who is a great partner of CABI is heading to South Korea as the sole representative of Canada in the Startup Nations Competition at the end of November as part of 'Global Entrepreneurship Week'! Please show your support by voting for the team here and Let's get Canada on the podium!


Welcome to CABI

The Canadian Association of Business Incubation (CABI) is a vital national body of organizations engaged in business incubation and economic development, dedicated to supporting the growth of new and emerging businesses. More »

Accredidation Program

In support of Industry Canada’s efforts to build globally competitive companies in Canada, The Canadian Association of Business Incubation (CABI) is assisting in the effort by establishing an industry-led accreditation program for business incubators and accelerators. This accreditation will serve to advance national standards of best practices for new and existing Business Incubation and Acceleration within Canada. Once application has been completed, a site visit to organization will need to be conducted to verify information received and accreditation is renewable every two years.

To view and complete application along with requirements - More »

Canada's Start-up Visa

Canada's Start-up Visa (SUV) Program is intended to attract foreign entrepreneurs who wish to establish new businesses with high-growth potential in Canada. More »

CABI Leadership Summit          March 30-31st, 2015 Waterloo Region Ontario

This summit is for those decision makers that lead business incubation and acceleration in Canada. Sessions are designed for exchange of information and discussions to grow the entrepreneurial community in Canada through Business Incubation and Acceleration.

CABI Gratefully Acknowledges the Support of its Conference Sponsors