Velocity supports founders during the riskiest and earliest time of business building. 15 years of experience helped us hone on the most effective ingredients for success: supplying founders with connections, practical and authentic business expertise, product development know-how, space to build a team and develop products cost-effectively, and risk-tolerant capital.
Our Incubator hosts 60+ early-stage (seed and pre-seed) startups while at the University of Waterloo campus, thousands of entrepreneurially-curious students and researchers get support as they discover new possibilities, form and validate ideas, build prototypes and develop businesses.Learn more about Velocity
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Velocity founders break records
Faire helps independent entrepreneurs chase their dreams by building an online wholesale marketplace that connects local retailers with thousands of emerging and established brands.
Bridgit makes construction less complicated – from construction resource management to punch list management.
Nicoya creates the world’s first digital high-throughput benchtop SPR instrument, which is capable of accelerating drug discovery using a fraction of the sample volume traditionally required for biomolecular interaction analyses.
Evercloak’s low cost nanofilms and membranes provide breakthrough membrane dehumidification, which reduces the energy that air conditioners consume by more than 50%.
H2Nan0’s reusable, light-activated system destroys hard-to-treat contaminants such as petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals and dyes in industrial wastewater.