Business accelerators and incubators actively contribute to the development of entrepreneurship in Québec and its promotion abroad.

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Network

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Mission

Our mission is to improve the cohesion and efficiency of the business incubator and accelerator ecosystem and to increase its impact in the development of entrepreneurship and innovation in Québec.

  • Foster collaborations between accelerators, incubators and other ecosystem actors by ensuring more efficient sharing of resources, knowledge and good practices developed in the network
  • Grow the number and quality of entrepreneurial projects supported, raise the level of service offered and increase the  value created by the network
  • Consolidate the network’s representation and advocate the role and impact of business acceleration and incubation in the entrepreneurial ecosystem
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Team

Management Team
Louis-Félix BinetteLouis-Félix Binette Executive Director

Laurentides

Anick PatenaudeAnick Patenaude Chief operating officer

Laurentides

Claude ArsenaultClaude Arsenault Lead — acceleration projects

Montréal

Joyce McLeanJoyce McLean Lead — networks and community

Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean

Alexandra FerlandAlexandra Ferland Analyst — project optimization

Montréal

Hazar BaranHazar Baran Technician accountant

Lanaudière

Philippe Paquin-HirtlePhilippe Paquin-Hirtle Project manager — operational efficiency

Montréal

Juliane Choquette LelargeJuliane Choquette Lelarge Content creator

Montréal

Milène LokrouMilène Lokrou Lead — systemic data and impact

Capitale-Nationale

Edouard DesjardinsEdouard Desjardins Lead — strategic development

Montréal

Tiamy TreguerTiamy Treguer Project manager — Momentum

Montréal

Sabrina BernierSabrina Bernier Lead — communications and public affairs

Bas-Saint-Laurent

Karine CôtéKarine Côté Director — finance and administration

Montérégie

Noëmie SimonNoëmie Simon Lead - business development and partnerships

Montréal

Youri DermignyYouri Dermigny Analyst — strategic planning

Montréal

Mitacs internship
Monica SimionatoMonica Simionato – Reasons for the abandonment of entrepreneurial coaching programs for startups

Supervised by Étienne St-Jean, UQTR

Rosanna SchroppRosanna Schropp – A typology of startup support programs across the province of Quebec

Supervised by Kerstin Kuyken, ESG UQAM

Kaoutar BensitelKaoutar Bensitel – Qualitative Study on the business models of support structures

Supervised by Kerstin Kuyken, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)

Paul MadrennesPaul Madrennes – Qualitative portrait of the startup ecosystem of the National Capital region

Supervised by Patrick Cohendet, HEC Montréal

Soumaya MeddebSoumaya Meddeb – Qualitative study on scientific entrepreneurship in Québec

Supervised by Étienne St-Jean, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (UQTR)