Ventures in Residence

Business Acceleration Program

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YEDI’s Business Acceleration Campuses offers spaces such as; manufacturing, food manufacturing, medical, TV studios, theatre, offices, co-working space, and many more. Residents of the YEDI Business Acceleration Campus can stay for up to 5 years. During this time, they will have access to all of YEDI’s resources, mentors, networking events, and much more. The participants of the Business Acceleration Program will meet with the Program Advisors to set up milestones and to get additional necessary support.


Applicants must be Canadian residents who have graduated from YEDI program(s) or innovative ventures who are looking for space and guidance. In the selection process we look for ventures who fit this criteria:

  • are innovative
  • good fit for the YEDI campus community


YEDI is sector agnostic and will consider start-ups from any industry.


YEDI’s Business Acceleration Campuses.


As a charitable organization, YEDI strives to make its programs accessible to entrepreneurs. Therefore, all educational components of this program are provided tuition free. Participants are only responsible to pay for use of space, provided at below market rate.

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