McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship

Presenting the 2018 McGill Dobson Cup Winners

Published: 11Apr2018

This year’s McGill Dobson Cup finals saw 40 teams from across the University competing for a portion of over $100,000 in seed funding....

Guess who was on Dragon's Den last week?

Published: 20Mar2018

Chic Marie - 3rd place winner of the McGill Dobson Cup 2015 - was on Dragon's Den last week!...

Taiga motors will soon shake up snowmobile industry

Published: 20Mar2018

Taiga Motors, founded by McGill Engineering grads and winners of the McGill Dobson Cup, is preparing to launch the very first electric snowmobile — a vehicle that can go from zero to 95 kilometers...

6th Pitch and Networking Night


6th Pitch and Networking Night in partnership with Esplanade Montréal and the McGill Centre for the Convergence of Health and Economics (MCCHE) will t/desautelsCategory: Entrepreneurship...

Dobson Cup semi-finalist is leading the way in sustainable fashion

Published: 7Mar2018

For Tessa Battistin, founder of Asset Designs and former Dobson Cup semi-finalist, knowing how your clothes are made is just as important as knowing where your food is coming from....

Dobson Centre ranking attracts local attention

Published: 5Mar2018

A recent technology news roundup published by La Presse includes the McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship’s ranking by UBI Global as a highlight worth noting among local university start-up...

A sneak peak of world’s first electric snowmobile

Published: 5Mar2018

Taiga Motors, founded by three McGill Engineering grads and winners of the McGill Dobson Cup, are gearing up to launch the first ever electric snowmobile, the Taiga TS2. They recently invited media...

Dean Bajeux on the McGill Dobson Centre

Published: 2Mar2018

In a recent interview with Radio Canada International, Desautels Dean Isabelle Bajeux comments on the impact that the McGill Dobson Centre has had to date and on what its ranking by UBI Global...

Dobson Cup 2018 finalist CandyCutlery offers advice on founding a startup

Published: 2Mar2018

The Dobson Chronicles interviews Daniel Van Acker, member of the Dobson Cup finalist startup CandyCutlery, about what motivated him to become an entrepreneur and what it takes to succeed. For Van...

Presenting the 2018 Dobson Cup finalists

Published: 1Mar2018

Following four consecutive days of pitches, the McGill Dobson Cup 2018 powered by National Bank has announced the 40 startup teams that are moving on to the finals on March 28, 2018....