McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship

John Dobson Foundation donates $2 million to support entrepreneurship at McGill

Published: 18Jul2017

Montreal, Quebec, July 18, 2017 - The John Dobson Foundation has announced a donation of $2 million – its largest gift to McGill yet – to fund the McGill X-1 Accelerator program run by the McGill...

A conversation with McGill Dobson judge Alexandra Conliffe

Published: 11Jul2017

Alexandra Conliffe was a judge for the semi-final round of the 2017 McGill Dobson Cup’s Social Enterprise track. She is the Policy Innovation Director for the Brookfield Institute for Innovation +...

2018 McGill Dobson Cup schedule announced

Published: 11Jul2017

Budding startups all over McGill will be delighted to see that the schedule for next year’s McGill Dobson Cup is out....

McGill X-1 Accelerator: second week at a glance

Published: 21Jun2017

Week 2 of the McGill X-1 Accelerator is done! From an opening session with serial entrepreneur Luc Giguere, the week progressed through a second look at Bill Aulet’s Disciplined Entrepreneurship;...

McGill X-1 Accelerator: first week at a glance

Published: 15Jun2017

Week 1 of the 10-week 2017 McGill X-1 Accelerator has come and gone. As participants readied their startups for the journey to investment and launch, they got to know the program and each other, as...

John Dobson Medal awarded to CEO of Resolute Forest Products

Published: 29May2017

Richard Garneau has long been an advocate for Canada’s forestry industry, and now the Resolute CEO is being recognized for it with the John Dobson Medal for Free Enterprise....

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Entrepreneurship Ecosystem

The McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship has helped launch over 130 start-ups, with gracious support of the National Bank and our many dedicated alumni and judge-mentors....

Entrepreneurship Programs

The McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship coordinates and participates in the following entrepreneurship programs and events:...

Mentorship

The McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship offers a variety of services aimed at helping you get your venture off the ground....

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