The Island's New Tech Incubator

SquareOne supports entrepreneurs with educational programming, affordable work space, business and technical services, collaborative learning, and access to complimentary skills, mentors, investors and industry partners eager to help build Nanaimo regional companies.

Venture Acceleration Program

The Venture Acceleration Program helps startup and early stage technology companies accelerate the process of defining a proven business model for sustained profitability, and to help them effectively grow their business.

Have a Bright Idea?

Let Innovation Island help you through the process of turning your ideas into results with our Innovation Continuum.

Creating a community

When you join Innovation Island you secure your place in the technological culture on Vancouver Island. Best of all, registration is FREE.
Events: Choosing a Business Model Seminar
Part of the Discovery Foundation Regional Seminar Series
Presented by Innovation Island and New Ventures BC 

Facilitated by Steven Forth of Rocket Builders, this session is for people engaged in early-stage companies who want to take their business to the next level.   

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 | 9am-12pm
SquareOne | 38 Victoria Cres, Nanaimo
$10 per person | Includes lunch!

Events: Innovation Island Moves to SquareOne

Well the rumor is true, we have officially moved to Nanaimo's first tech incubator, SquareOne, which is amazing by the way.

Please make note of our new coordinates:
38 Victoria Crescent  
Nanaimo, BC V9R 5B8      

Yes, it is the same stellar team, just a new location that will kick it to the next level and bring us closer to our goal of making technology the #1 economic driver in the region.
Events: SquareOne
Accepting Applications NOW

The region's first technology incubator is here to help the tech sector grow bigger, better faster!

We are accepting applications for those keen companies wanting to rent a "Square".

Check out the SquareOne website for details and pricing structure.

As the regional voice for technology entrepreneurship, Innovation Island's goal is simple: support entrepreneurs to start and grow technology companies by providing them with programs and resources they need to succeed.