We help innovators change the world.
MaRS supports Canada’s most promising startups — helping them grow, create jobs and solve society’s greatest challenges.How we help startups
Startups in the MaRS ecosystem
Jobs created by MaRS-supported ventures in 2017
Lives positively impacted through MaRS programs
MaRS works with startups and partners in four main sectors:
Improving the healthcare system and helping people enjoy longer, healthier lives.
Tackling climate change and making organizations and businesses more sustainable.
Modernizing traditional financial transactions and keeping people’s hard-earned money safe.
Optimizing work and employee engagement to make businesses more agile, competitive and relevant.
STARTUPS WE SUPPORT
The MaRS ecosystem is made up of some of Canada’s greatest success stories.
ChangeJarChangeJar is a mobile application that captures change from daily cash transactions to drive "small change" wealth creation.
Borealis WindBorealis Wind’s tech heats the blades of wind turbines, reducing energy loss to icing, which costs wind farms $300M each year in lost revenue.
Zoom.aiZoom.ai is a chat-based tool that helps employees automate tasks like searching for files, scheduling meetings and generating documents.
BlockstationBlockstation is at the forefront of the management and handling of digital currency products.
Karen.aiKaren AI is a recruiting solution that shortlists candidates and delivers targeted chatbot engagement throughout the hiring process.
ioFabricioFABRIC is a data management solution that creates a cost-optimized data fabric across servers, VMs, containers and clouds.
Limelight PlatformThe Limelight platform helps brands improve the ROI of live marketing by delivering more customer engagement, higher sales and lower costs.
GrowratioGrowratio’s modern cultivation systems use hardware, sensors and a scalable cloud platform to dramatically cut energy use in plant cultivation.