Welcome to Data Catalyst

Data Catalyst is building the data layer for the innovation economy:

  • We use data to measure and track startup activity and the innovation support ecosystem.
  • We use data to accelerate innovation through smarter data access and use.

Tracking the innovation economy

Data Catalyst - InnovationBy tracking Ontario companies, investors, talent and markets over time, sector and location, we help companies to scale and the ecosystem to grow. Learn more about our work in innovation.

Accelerating innovation in energy

Data Catalyst - EnergyBy removing barriers and creating systems for consumers to access and share data, we create a new marketplace for innovative energy management solutions. Learn more about our work in energy.

Accelerating innovation in healthcare

Data Catalyst - HealthBy creating opportunities for citizens to access their healthcare record data, we enable the creation of innovative community and digital health services.

By creating commercialization strategies for health system data holders, we expand the research and solutions market and transform healthcare delivery. Learn more about our work in healthcare.

Using open data to spur innovation

Data Catalyst - OpenBy advising government on how to unlock high-value data sets, we create an environment where companies can build new products and services on top of open data. Learn more about our work in open data.

  • Food as a form of data visualization More...
  • The open government tour: Changing Canada by exploring it More...
  • Connected World: let’s talk data More...
  • Industry breakdown of self-employed women in Canada More...
  • Self-employed women in Canada More...
  • Levels of education among women in the workforce More...
  • Breaking down the Canadian labor force More...
  • Women in the Canadian workforce More...
  • Women in science More...
  • Data startup: Maps BI More...