IP coaching – Creating an IP strategy

Startup qui débute en PI

Startups new to IP – Creating a customized IP strategy

Does your startup, or a startup you’re supporting, need help in taking the first steps toward protecting its intellectual property assets? Thanks to Axelys’ IP experts, this program is the first step in establishing an action plan for creating a customized IP strategy.

The service includes

  • Evaluation of your file by an IP expert
  • Consulting hours to create a customized IP strategy and game plan based on your company’s needs
  • Financial assistance for the creation of your game plan


Contribution of 25% of the value of the service received. This contribution ranges from $1000 to $3000.

Terms and conditions

  • ​​Have a head office in Quebec and intend to keep its head office in Canada
  • Have an established business model based on an innovative product or service
  • Demonstrate strong growth potential (business model with potential for scale)
  • Be in the early stages of commercialization (annual sales of $2,000,000 or less)
  • Places are limited and registration is mandatory

MAIN is an ElevateIP Recipient, a national program of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, leading in intellectual property supports for startups in Quebec.