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Indo-Canada Bilateral Innovation & Entrepreneurship Program (ICBIEP)

The ICBIEP is a Canada market access program that will support 100 technology startups from India over the next 2 years. Under the program, each year 50 selected companies will be provided a 1-week intensive market access bootcamp, and 10 startups will be selected for a 2-week, all expenses paid market access program in Canada, as part of Next BIG Idea Contest. As a part of the market access program, selected companies will be visiting Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary for a bespoke program consisting of industry visits, investor meetings, ecosystem engagements, mentor meetups and networking opportunities.

The ICBIEP program is sponsored by the NSTEDB Division of Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. For more information please visit Zone Startups India is an implementation agency for the Indo-Canada Bilateral Innovation & Entrepreneurship Program for two years (2018 & 2019).

Winner Takeaways

An all expenses paid 2-week market access program to 3 cities in Canada - Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary

Opportunity to explore Canada's startup & innovation ecosystem

The bespoke program comprises of soft-landing, meeting with sector experts, investor connects, business development opportunities, mentoring & networking.

Past Winners

Mr. Aditya Jha

Serial entrepreneur and philanthropist Chairman,
POA Educational Foundation


Aditya Jha Entrepreneur India Award

Winner will receive a Grant of INR 5 lakhs

The award recognizes and celebrates the country’s most exceptional entrepreneurs who have moved us all with their innovative & impactful ideas translated into technology driven businesses.

Winner 2017

Cyclops MedTech Pvt. Ltd. has developed clinical and wearable diagnostic and rehabilitation products for neuro vestibular disorders using eye tracking technology.


20 roadshows across India in 2018

Mumbai - 29th June

Hyderabad - 12th July

Hubli - 12th July

Pune - 13th July

Goa - 13th July

Vizag - 13th July

Bangalore - 14th July

Nagpur - 14th July

Ahmedabad - 19th July

Bhubaneswar - 19th July

Indore - 20th July

Kolkata - 20th July

Jaipur - 21st July

Guawahati - 21st July

Chandigarh - 26th July

Chennai - 26th July

Varanasi - 27th July

Coimbatore - 27th July

Delhi - 28th July

Cochin - 28th July

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