We offer a hands-on, action-oriented, design-thinking experience for early-stage entrepreneurs

entrepreneurship@UBCO offers UBC Okanagan students, faculty, staff and alumni training and mentorship support to explore their start-up ideas, build connections within the Okanagan innovation ecosystem and develop the skill set needed to launch a successful new venture.

This includes venture-building programs, incubation spaces, mentoring and investment opportunities. e@UBCO’s incubation space is located at the Innovation Centre in downtown Kelowna and provides the UBC community with a space to interact and transform their ideas into viable ventures.

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Curious about our intake process and program start dates? Connect with us to start the conversation.

Sandra Spencer

Innovation Manager, Entrepreneurship, UBC Okanagan (e@UBCO)
Cell 780.722.6663 | sandra.spencer@ubc.ca Innovation UBC Hub | #203-460 Doyle Ave


Kayla Cartlidge

Program Manager, Entrepreneurship, UBC Okanagan (e@UBCO)
Cell 780.655.8454 | kayla.cartlidge@ubc.ca Innovation UBC Hub | #203-460 Doyle Ave


Darnel St Pierre

Community Coordinator, Entrepreneurship, UBC Okanagan (e@UBCO)
Cell 250.681.1645 | darnel.stpierre@ubc.ca Innovation UBC Hub | #203-460 Doyle Ave