Corporate Innovation

Communitech helps change your pace of innovation

Founded by tech entrepreneurs to help ensure the future prosperity of Canada, Communitech has supported the local and national community of tech for more than two decades. We work with companies of all sizes, from emerging startups to global brands; our reach and influence spans all levels of government and academia; working collectively has always been, and continues to be, the best way to get things done.

In short, Communitech connects you with the right people, tools and resources to help you survive and thrive in the age of uncertainty and change.

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Collaboratives

Connect with the right people, organizations and companies to solve the problems of tomorrow, today.

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Innovation Labs

Position your brand in the heart of our innovation clubhouse. Dedicated to entrepreneurship and collaboration, and a haven for world-class tech talent, it’s an environment like no other in the world.

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Resources

Access customized tools, coaching and programs to help develop your unique innovation strategy.

Communitech Tech Talks

Communitech Tech Talks are exclusive and timely conversations about growth and prosperity.

Watch videos and read reports from key players on topics impacting Canadians, our communities, our companies, our workforce and our economy. 

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You're in good company

We’ve helped some of the world’s biggest brands on their way to becoming adaptable organizations; those that can quickly sense and act on signals of change, adjust their business priorities or models effectively and survive and thrive in the age of disruption.

These are just some of the brands who have sharpened their competitive edge with us.

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“I think there's something really special going on here at Communitech. We have operations in 140 countries around the world; we're a very global company. And I can tell you, from travelling around like I do, that there's something very special going on here.”

- Jim Smith, CEO, Thomson Reuters

Headlines

‘The perfect place for creating a tech company’
‘The perfect place for creating a tech company’

Count Martin Basiri, CEO and co-founder of ApplyBoard, among those who wasn’t surprised one lick last month when Waterloo Region emerged at the top of CBRE’s list of The Next 25 Markets. Basiri, whose… (click here to read more)

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2020-08-07 10:44 am - Featured

How a big-box retailer has helped Axonify grow and prosper
How a big-box retailer has helped Axonify grow and prosper

Axonify CEO Carol Leaman acknowledges that when her company signed the behemoth retailer Walmart as a client more than seven years ago, it was a pretty big deal. At the time, the Waterloo-based maker of… (click here to read more)

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2020-08-06 8:00 am - Featured

Patty McCord, on life during, and after, COVID-19
Patty McCord, on life during, and after, COVID-19

Patty McCord, the former Chief Talent Officer at Netflix, is often looked to for answers, asked to gaze into her crystal ball and tell her audience how the tech and business universe is apt to unfold.… (click here to read more)

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Karen Klink

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Director Relationship Management | Email Karen Klink or call +1 (519) 888-9944