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  • NORTH FORGE SMARTPARK

    WINNIPEG

    CEO: Joelle Foster

    441 – 100 Innovation Drive
    Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 6G2• P: 204-262-6400

  • North Forge | East

    PINAWA

    President: Shane Li

    24 Aberdeen Avenue
    Pinawa, Manitoba R0E 1L0 • P: 204-753-5170

  • Fabrication Lab

    WINNIPEG

    Vice-President: Marney Stapley

    125 Adelaide Street
    Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 0W4 • P: 204-799-2033

  • North Forge | North

    THE PAS

    University College of the North
    436-7th Street East, The Pas, Manitoba R9A 1M7
    (204) 623-0311

We are North Forge Technology Exchange

Helping companies develop faster, cheaper and successfully. North Forge curates resources to help entrepreneurs solve problems in real time and reduces the cost and risk of innovation.

WHAT WE OFFER

Founders Program

Build your business – better, faster, cheaper

No matter what stage you are at, online four-stage Founders Program is available to all Manitobans.
We provide comprehensive resources, combined with regional knowledge and international experience.  Technology-enabled and advanced manufacturing businesses will receive foundational business training, access to experts, networking, mentorship, pathfinding to growth capital, and ongoing entrepreneur-in-resident support. 

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“The support of North Forge has been incredible as we have grown and evolved as a company. They truly care and provide mentorship that is tailored to the needs of the company and of the entrepreneur. I couldn’t be happier being a part of the North Forge community.”

“We have benefited from the guidance and advice from the team at North Forge to reach our milestones.”

“North Forge has been absolutely crucial in shaping and refining our concept and turning concept into reality. The breadth and depth of knowledge and real-world experience that entrepreneurs can access through the North Forge network are unparalleled.”

“North Forge is an essential element of the success of any aspiring entrepreneur that wants to succeed in our growing innovation ecosystem. The community, access to technology and collision of innovative minds isn’t possible anywhere else in Manitoba. North Forge is the only place I recommend you go to get your idea off the ground.”

“North Forge helped us navigate the startup ecosystem by offering industry insights and facilitating important connections with funders, partners and customers. Through their mentorship program we have been challenged, supported and are equipped to succeed – overcoming the many obstacles facing a startup company.”

“Our North Forge mentors helped us to dream big and then gave us solid advice to execute on those dreams. I started two companies inside North Forge. The first is company is now a multi-million dollar firm and we are preparing the second company for a super-angel financing round.”

“North Forge provides startups with the resources and network necessary to succeed. All startups in Manitoba should be part of this innovative ecosystem.”

Start-ups

What's Happening

EVENTS

TRAINING/OPEN HOUSE

NEWS

18 Feb2021

North Forge Partners with the University of Winnipeg for Fourth Year Academic Credit

News, Press Releases,


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Manitoba Women in Tech Winnipeg Canada 03 Feb2021

Tech industry non-profits form an Executive Committee to build the future of the MB Women in Tech Meetup Group

Press Releases,

PRESS RELEASE – February 1st, 2021

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BLOG

North Forge Mentorship Network

Fueling innovation through mentorship

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Audrey Beaudry's Sew Perks Sewing Machine Extension Table

Quilting confidence into entrepreneurship

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North Forge FabLab Metal Lathe

Shaping your future with the FabLab™ Metal Lathe

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COMMUNITY AND JOB BOARD

13 May2021

DigiMarCon Canada West 2021 - Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference & Exhibition

May 13, 2021

Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference & Exhibition – May 13-14, 2021 – Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Organization: DigiMarCon Canada West 2021
Due Date: 05/13/2021
Email: events@digimarconcanadawest.ca
Website: https://digimarconcanadawest.ca
17 May2021

DigiMarCon Canada East

May 17, 2021

Montreal Marriott Chateau Champlain Hotel
1050 De La Gauchetiere West
Montreal
Quebec
H3B 4C9
Canada

Organization: DigiMarCon East
Due Date: 05/17/2021
Email: events@digimarconcanadaeast.ca
Website: https://digimarconcanadaeast.ca/register/
20 May2021

DigiMarCon Canada 2021 - Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference & Exhibition

May 20, 2021

Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference & Exhibition – May 20-21, 2021 – Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Organization: DigiMarCon Canada
Due Date: 05/20/2021
Email: events@digimarconcanada.ca
Website: https://digimarconcanada.ca/
20 May2021

TECHSPO Toronto 2021 Technology Expo (Internet ~ Mobile ~ AdTech ~ MarTech ~ SaaS)

May 20, 2021

“Where Business, Tech and Innovation Collide in Toronto!

TECHSPO Toronto 2021 is your chance to …
– Experience a safe and intimate gathering with business professionals in a clean and hygienic environment.
– Check out exhibitors showcasing the next generation of advances in technology & innovation.
– Be inspired, amazed and educated on how these evolving technologies will impact your business for greater growth.
– Interact with technology enthusiasts, build your network and collab

Organization: TECHSPO Toronto
Due Date: 05/20/2021
Email: events@techspotoronto.ca
Website: https://techspotoronto.ca

JOBS

OPPORTUNITIES

EVENTS

13 May2021

DigiMarCon Canada West 2021 - Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference & Exhibition

May 13, 2021

Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference & Exhibition – May 13-14, 2021 – Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Organization: DigiMarCon Canada West 2021
Due Date: 05/13/2021
Email: events@digimarconcanadawest.ca
Website: https://digimarconcanadawest.ca
17 May2021

DigiMarCon Canada East

May 17, 2021

Montreal Marriott Chateau Champlain Hotel
1050 De La Gauchetiere West
Montreal
Quebec
H3B 4C9
Canada

Organization: DigiMarCon East
Due Date: 05/17/2021
Email: events@digimarconcanadaeast.ca
Website: https://digimarconcanadaeast.ca/register/

Supporters

North Forge Technology Exchange partners with PCL Construction Inc.

PCL Construction Inc.

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North Forge has partnered with 6P Marketing

6P Marketing

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Bell MTS

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Thompson Dorfman Sweatman

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Wawanesa

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Bit Space Development

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Princess Auto

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Bockstael logo

Bockstael

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Stu Clark Centre for Entreprenuership

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SevenOaks School Division

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Maples Met School

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Pinawa logo

LGD Pinawa

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CNL logo

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories

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Canadian National Energy Alliance

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Barkman Concrete Ltd.

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Western Economic Diversification Canada

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Government of Canada

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City of Winnipeg

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Fabbaloo

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Red River College

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Manitoba Government

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les.net

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