Communitech startups and SMEs can apply to CDMN’s Soft Landing program to gain exposure to business opportunities around the world. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to work from an accelerator, incubator or co-working space and obtain regional support and resources to help open new markets, close international sales and/or connect with new partners.

Benefits to companies:


  • Up to $4,000 towards transportation and accommodation expenses
  • Structured entry into a new market for up to three months
  • Working space in an international partner accelerator, incubators or co-working spaces
  • Facilitated in-market connections


Since the program was launched in 2012, 100 companies have landed successfully in 20 foreign markets. More than $15 million in investment opportunities have been identified and $20 million in new revenue generated as result of the program.

Application information


For more information on future program cohorts and application deadlines, head over to


Questions? Ryan Hanes is happy to help.

International Programs Manager | Email Ryan or call 519-888-9944

Email Ryan
or call 519-888-9944