Cilex provides you with co-development activities, targeted thematic workshops and several events designed to motivate the entrepreneurial ecosystem and promote networking between stakeholders working in technology and innovation sectors.

MAKE IT HAPPEN – Entrepreneurial Happening

Find a solution to a customer’s need during a 24-hour creative rush!

5 to 7 – Discussion Panel

Do you have a business idea? Do you want to discover ideas?

Startupfest Tour: Gatineau Stopover

Join us for the 3rd edition of the Startupfest Tour in Gatineau!

Entrepreneurial Happening – Ottawa-Gatineau

Participate in the first Entrepreneurial Happening – Ottawa-Gatineau which brings together professionals and students to discuss entrepreneurship.

Grand Finale “En route to 2019 SXSW” at Expo Entrepreneurs

Assist at the Grand Finale of the “En route to 2019 SXSW” Tour at Expo Entrepreneurs!

Expo Entrepreneurs 2019

Join more than 6,000 participants at the Expo Entrepreneurs event for access to consulting professionals, networking, training and countless sources of inspiration to help make your business prosper.

Elan: Structure and Marketing

Do you want to structure your startup and build your marketing strategy to acquire your first clients?

En route to 2019 SXSW

Are you interested in the American market? Are you an innovative or creative entrepreneur?

Preincubation Program

Do you have an innovative business project with great potential? Postulate before September 26th!

Ideation Café – Coopérathon

Do you have a business idea? Do you want to discover ideas?

Application Deadline for the Incubation Program

After several years of offering incubation services, Cilex launches its first 17-weeks incubation program combining training workshops, co-development, and individualized coaching.

Get on board for the Startupfest!

Essential festival of the innovative ecosystem, the Montreal Startupfest gathers start-ups, investors, mentors, coaches and speakers from all around the world.

The Gatineau-Outaouais Delegation for the Startupfest

Join us and benefit from this informal networking

5 to 7 Delegation Unveiling

Join us and benefit from this informal networking

Ephemeral Clinic

Join us and benefit from this informal networking

An ephemeral clinic in Papineau

A temporary clinic to challenge your ideas.

The 2017-2018 cohort public pitch

Assist to our first cohort graduating incubés pitches and discover the Outaouais start-up of tomorrow! Where? Rendez-vous des entreprises, Hilton Lac Leamy When? Saturday, February 24th at 14: 30 How much? Free Register here {{ vc_btn: title=REGISTER&style=outline-custom&outline_custom_color=%23bac109&outline_custom_hover_background=%23bac109&outline_custom_hover_text=%23ffffff&align=center& }} 283 Alexandre-Taché Blvd Gatineau (Quebec) J9A 1L8 + 1 819 484-1022

Tournée Objectif Monde | Grand Finale at Expo Entrepreneurs

On January 24, there will be the Grand Finale of the Tournée Objectif Monde where 10 young entrepreneurs will have the chance to win one of the 5 seats within the Quebec Delegation which will travel to Austin, Texas where they will participate in the Interactive 2018 South by South West Festival (SXSW).

The Outaouais region at Expo Entrepreneurs!

The aim of Expo Entrepreneurs is to bring together entrepreneurs from all across Quebec and the diverse people who are working collaboratively for their success! For this reason, entrepreneurs in the Outaouais region must be present at such a gathering!

Objectif Monde Tour| Gatineau stopover

Quebec is a world-class innovation space and to maximize the reach of our innovations and our chance of success, companies across Quebec as well as community leaders have to share their experience and the best practices. The Objectif Monde Tour is a collaborative initiative started by the Neoshop, Desjardins and the government of Quebec to [...]

Ephemeral clinic: challenge your ideas

Whether you are supported by an organization or only wish to exchange on your project and beneficiate from advice and advisory opinions, our ephemeral clinics are for you! One panel 30 min per idea The formula is simple : 1-You book your place. 2-We give you your time. 3-You show up at the rendezvous and [...]

Ephemeral clinic: challenge your ideas!

Whether you are supported by an organization or only wish to exchange on your project and beneficiate from advice and advisory opinions, our ephemeral clinics are for you! One panel 20 min per idea 8 ideas per night The formula is simple : You book your place. We give you your time. You show up [...]

Gatineau-Outaouais Delegation: Startupfest Montreal

Join the StartupFest!
July 12-13-14-15 in Montreal

Pitch like a boss

Whether it is to win prizes at the Startupfest or to convince an investor, a client, or a potential partner in business, mastering the art of the pitch is essential.

Workshop: How to protect and exploit your IP rights

This Cilex workshop is presented in collaboration with Export Outaouais. Intellectual property? A not so sexy subject you'll tell me? But what if I told you it allows you to have the advantage on your competitors, that it can be an additional source of income and that it increases your company value, do I have [...]

Innovation Clinic: 6 steps to launch your innovative product

14: 00 – 14: 30 Practical workshop on “6 steps to launch your innovative product” 14 :30 – 16 :00 Innovation Clinic Hamel room Free, open to all “Innovating, it’s easy. What difficult is to transform innovation in a real business” Michael Dell, DELL founder. From a concept to the commercialization, the path is often [...]