News from the Foundation

17 April 2018
On April 12, Fondation Montréal inc. invited a hundred emerging start-ups to present themselves to the media, Web influencers and actors of the Montreal start-up ecosystem at La grand-messe Montréal inc., presented by Bell.
11 January 2018
Fondation Montréal inc. welcomes 20 new startups for its 2017 Fall Cohort
04 December 2017
La Soirée Montréal inc. celebrated entrepreneurship Thursday evening at the new Marine Terminal hall in Old Montréal. Under the honorary presidency of Mr. Lucien Bouchard, Chairman of the Board, Eric Boyko, President and CEO of Stingray Digital, received a tribute for his impact on entrepreneurship. The 2017 Prix Montréal inc. was awarded to Sensequake. La Soirée Montréal inc. is an annual event to the benefit of Fondation Montréal inc. which invests in the creation, expansion and ongoing support of young businesses.
21 November 2017
Promising business ideas generated by 18-to-35 year-old students, foreign students and graduates of Montreal Universities
08 November 2017
Fondation Montréal inc. unveils MTL Inc. Trends, an annual portrait of business practice trends among young Montreal entrepreneurs. This year’s trend is data valorization. MTL Inc. 2017 Trends answers the following questions: how do startups use data? Do they have a competitive edge over large businesses in terms of data use?
17 October 2017
Fondation Montréal inc. welcomes its 2017 Fall Cohort. We are proud to announce our support to 19 new Montreal-based startups. Among them are laureates, who get access to a grant between 5 000 $ and 30 000 $ plus a long life access to our free à la carte services, while others are promotors who benefit from a 12-month access to our free à la carte services in order to develop their potential.
03 October 2017
The Lavery AI Grant is an annual grant and will be awarded each spring by Fondation Montréal inc. and Lavery to the start-up that has made the biggest impact in the area of artificial intelligence and that demonstrates great potential for growth.
25 September 2017
Pour une 3e année consécutive, la Fondation Montréal inc. annonce le lancement du concours universitaire Le levier de ton idée, présenté par la Banque Nationale, qui se déroulera du 25 septembre au 25 octobre 2017. Ayant comme ambassadrice Julie Saulnier, présidente et fondatrice de Jus LOOP, l’entreprise qui redonne espoir aux fruits et légumes mis de côté par l’industrie alimentaire en les transformant en délicieux jus pressés à froid, le concours vise à dépister les plus fins esprits entrepreneurials au sein de la communauté universitaire montréalaise et à développer leurs compétences et connaissances entrepreneuriales.
27 July 2017
La Fondation accueille 20 nouvelles entreprises pour sa cohorte d'été 2017
17 July 2017
Fondation Montréal inc., in collaboration with TD and Ubisoft, accompanies 20 startups to Startupfest