Energy New Venture Competition


Started in 2014 the Energy New Venture Competition, hosted by the Haskayne School of Business’ Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, is Canada’s leading early-stage pitch competition dedicated to the advancement of emerging innovations for the energy sector.

Open to seed-stage companies, budding entrepreneurs, researchers and students from around the globe, the Energy New Venture Competition offers competitors a comprehensive mentorship and professional training program led by event partner, Innovate Calgary, invaluable exposure to a community of more than 200 investors and industry leaders, networking opportunities and the chance at more than $100,000 in cash and in-kind prizes.

This premier competition has a total of 14 spots available for teams divided between the two streams; theConcept stream for entrepreneurs with innovative ideas for potential energy technology companies and the Venture stream for businesses who have entered the steed-stage and are in the process of obtaining funding.