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ABOUT

MaRS Corporate Innovation connects global organizations with Canada’s most-promising tech companies.

We help corporations adopt emerging technologies — novel tech that can advance strategic priorities and build an organization’s resilience. We do this by providing exclusive corporate programming in the form of:

  • Curated venture introductions
  • Innovation training
  • Detailed reports and newsletters
  • Live events
  • Marketing support

Our mission is simple: support the commercialization of Canadian tech products to transform corporations, support startups, and scale the innovation and climate economies.

Why MaRS?

We help our corporate partners:

Boost revenue and improve efficiency

Procure solutions to increase market value, modernize operations and develop future-ready business models.

 

Learn about a venture-corporate collaboration.

Stay ahead of disruption

Attend private meetings and workshops with corporate leaders and policymakers working to future-proof the economy; gain insight into disruptive technologies through access to MaRS venture-portfolio reports.

 

Read a sample Tech Trends report.

Develop resilience and agility

Learn about innovation best practices in areas such as benchmarking, talent retention, and hiring for diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI).

 

See how companies are navigating disruption.

Build brand recognition

Support MaRS, Canada’s innovation partner of choice, in its pursuit of widespread, positive social change; position your organization as an industry thought leader.

 

Follow the Innovation section in the Toronto Star.

Access leading-edge technologies

Meet and contribute to Canada’s unmatched community of entrepreneurs, scientists and investors — all while getting the inside track on breakthrough technologies and business models.

 

See how our partners have benefited from venture solutions.

Learn more about how we help partners succeed

Success Stories

How IoT startup AOMS partnered with renewable-energy leader OPG

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How to prep your company for the post-pandemic workplace

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The pitfalls of corporate venture capital — and how to avoid them

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Is 2020 the year for open banking in Canada?

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Lessons from multinational companies on weathering the pandemic

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A game-changing business model that takes the risk out of working with startups

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The pitfalls of corporate venture capital — and how to avoid them
Is 2020 the year for open banking in Canada?
Lessons from multinational companies on weathering the pandemic
A game-changing business model that takes the risk out of working with startups

Partner with North America’s largest urban innovation hub

Being a member of MaRS means building competitive advantage, stimulating the economy and readying for the future.

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