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Entr: A startup that investors are noticing

Published: 18Oct2018

Montreal-based event planning platform Entr has successfully raised $1.3 million in seed funding from major serial investors who are seeing the value of their initiative....

McGill University recognized for excellence in entrepreneurship support

Published: 10Oct2018

According to the 2018-2019 Pitchbook, McGill University is ranked 29th among 50 world universities producing VC-backed entrepreneurs. On a national level, McGill places 2nd in Canada and 1st in...

McGill is named home of the Hult

Published: 4Oct2018

McGill University has been selected to host a local edition of the Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition for the creation of new social enterprises....

Shining a light on Centech

Published: 2Oct2018

Montreal’s Centech, one of Canada’s oldest incubators that focuses on hardware and deep tech, has remained relatively unknown. And yet they have been instrumental in growing the business of...

Dobson Demo Days: Montreal highlights

Published: 24Sep2018

The McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship kicked off its 2018 series of Demo Days in Montreal on September 13, welcoming 600 spectators who were treated to the very best of McGill’s leaps in...

A glowing victory at HEC case competition

Published: 21Sep2018

MONTREAL, Quebec. On the evening of the HEC Social Business Creation competition, McGill start-up Kajou delivered, coming home with the First place prize of $15,000 for their business venture....

Catching up with the McGill Dobson Centre

Published: 4Sep2018

McGill students and alumni alike cannot say enough about the important impact that the McGill Dobson Centre’s programming has had on taking their big ideas to the next level....

Dobson Cup participant disrupts the disrupters

Published: 24Aug2018

2014 McGill Dobson Cup participant, Sonder, aims to bring together the very best of Airbnb and hotel experiences – and many are seeing the appeal....