GUELPH, ON 2021 09 13 – Innovation Guelph is hosting its third annual Innovation Expo on October 21, 2021. 

This significant event celebrates and showcases innovation with over 100 companies exhibiting, a panel lunch, investors, networking and engaging keynotes.   

“We are so pleased to have the University of Guelph as one of our valued Champion Sponsors. Many of the companies we work with are sprouted at the University and we love watching them grow into these amazing businesses,” said Mickey Campeau, Innovation Expo manager. “ 

As an Innovation Champion, the University of Guelph is demonstrating their leadership in innovation through their support of this event. “Entrepreneurship is woven into the University’s culture,” said Jessica Bowes, vice president research, innovation knowledge mobilization. “We are proud to support this event that showcases many of the companies both the university and Innovation Guelph have supported to grow and to contribute to our economy.”  

Who should attend this event? Entrepreneurs, corporate buyers, consumers, students, investors, funders, government supporters, members of the press, specialists, job searchers, inquisitive members of society, community leaders, coaches, parents, children, dreamers, and those needing inspiration. October 21 is a day for everyone. 

“Collaboration and partnerships strengthen the entrepreneurial ecosystem,” said Anne Toner Fung CEO, Innovation Guelph. “We appreciate the continued support of the University of Guelph and will look forward to their strong presence at the Innovation Expo again this year.” 

The public is encouraged to visit the Innovation Expo website for more information and to register to attend the October 21, 2021 event from the comfort of their home or office. 

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Media Contacts

Media Kit

Mickey Campeau, Innovation Expo Manager, mickey.campeau@innovationguelph.ca

Janet Wakutz, communications Innovation Guelph, janet.wakutz@innovationguelph.ca

About Innovation Expo

Gaining a reputation for its incredible connection-building opportunities and introductions, Innovation Guelph’s Innovation Expo celebrates and showcases innovative companies and their products and services. The annual Ontario Innovation Expo facilitates connections – between sponsors, investors, experts, potential clients, media and more! With a passion for business acceleration, the IG team, led by Innovation Expo Manager Mickey Campeau, delivers a one-day virtual event on October 21, 2021 that

About University of Guelph

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The University of Guelph (UofG) The University of Guelph is one of Canada’s top comprehensive and research-intensive universities. Recognized as Canada’s food university. Known for its research excellence spanning many disciplines, the University of Guelph is also recognised as an innovation leader – converting fundamental discoveries into impactful innovations that truly fulfil University of Guelph’s commitment to improving life.

About Innovation Guelph

Innovation Guelph is building prosperity for community well-being by providing mentorship and business support programs and services to help innovative enterprises start, grow and thrive. Innovation Guelph’s business acceleration programs are designed for high-potential start-ups, small- to medium-sized enterprises, cleantech and agritech, and women-led businesses across southern Ontario. The result is an innovation ecosystem which drives economic growth and supports environmental and economic sustainability. Innovation Guelph also serves as a one-stop point of access to business support programs and services across the province.