Curated Mentorship : Facilitating 1-on-1 interactions with mentors and industry experts from both Canada and India
Knowledge : Strategic workshops by and sessions with industry experts and mentors
Access to Investors & Corporates : Providing a platform to connect with Angel Groups, VC firms & Corporates in Canada
Support & Services : Comprehensive support from our government and program partners including services like legal, taxation, and more
Exposure & Brand Value Creation : Connections with organisations that will help in Exposure and brand value creation within the startup ecosystem in Canada


23rd April

Applications Open

23rd April - 11th June

NBI WebTalks

13th June

Application Deadline

28th June

Cohort Announcement

28th June - 22 nd July

Road Mapping with assigned Relationship Managers

23rd July - 15th October

Virtual NBI Pre-Landing Program



Virginia Balcom

Executive Director,
SFU VentureLabs

Dave Thomas

Executive Director, SFU VentureLabs

Sean Mui-Tummers

Senior Advisor, Toronto Global

Amit Varma

Co-Founder & CEO, Braintoy

Zohra Jaffer

Senior Manager, KPMG Law (Canada)

Sneha Punwani

Startup Visa Program & Immigration, KPMG Canada

Sultan Mehrabi

Managing Director, DMZ Ventures