In March 2023, Zen Launchpad launched its startup visa partnership, opening the door to Canada for aspiring entrepreneurs like Lincoln Islam. Fast forward to today, and Lincoln stands as the first candidate to receive Permanent Residence under the Zen Launchpad and Spring Activator Startup Visa Program, achieving this milestone in a remarkable ten months.

Are you ready to revolutionize your dining experience? Picture this: no more flipping through bulky menus or waiting impatiently for a server to take your order. Introducing Plateful – a transformative innovation reshaping the way you dine.

Plateful isn't just about making your restaurant visit more convenient; it's about transforming the entire process of ordering and enjoying your meal. 

Looking for a spark in the world of clean energy? From sodium-ion batteries to cutting-edge solutions, Na Quick is redefining the way we think about energy storage. 

With a focus on innovation and customer satisfaction, Na Quick is determined to lead the charge toward intelligent clean energy solutions.

What if there was a solution that could decode the essence of your brand and transform it into captivating content that ranks on Google? That's where Hatrio AI comes in. Unlike generic AI content generators that churn out cookie-cutter material, Hatrio AI  is here to revolutionize the way you approach marketing content. It's like having a personal brand ambassador, tirelessly working behind the scenes to ensure that every piece of content reflects the essence of your brand. 

ByHomez is more than just a rental listing service. It is a cutting-edge AI decision-making tool that goes above and beyond to ensure that you find the perfect rental home for your needs. By analyzing your preferences and requirements, ByHomez can precisely recommend rental properties that align with your unique criteria, saving you time and effort in the process. 

Zen Launchpad portfolio company, Time and Space is thrilled to announce the upcoming Founders Friday event on May 24th, 2024. This event promises an evening of connection, learning, and inspiration for all aspiring entrepreneurs.

Curious about the intersection of technology and our everyday reality? Imagine a world where your daily tasks—from engineering to medicine, and from machining to landscaping, processes require a mixture of 3D or spatial information, along with traditional mediums like images and text. Introducing Time and Space, a company on a mission to redefine the relationship between humans and technology.

We are thrilled to announce a partnership between Zen Launchpad and the Brazilian Startup Association. This collaboration marks a significant step forward in our mission to discover and nurture innovative startups from around the globe.

Get ready to dive into the latest updates from Zen Launchpad this April! From exciting collaborations to upcoming events, we've curated the latest highlights to keep you plugged into the pulse of innovation.

Mai Product aspires to be the premier supply chain partner for digital social media influencers seeking personalized merchandise, aiming to revolutionize how influencers bring their creative visions to life. By leveraging cutting-edge AI and championing sustainable practices, we empower influencers to efficiently and responsibly deliver customized products. 

Mark your calendars and join us for an open session on Zen Launchpad’s Canada Start-Up Visa Program on Tuesday, April 9th, from 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM PST. 

If you're a driven entrepreneur aiming to expand your business to Canada, this event is for you! Our team will guide you through the process of the Zen Launchpad’s Canada Start-Up Visa Program.

Congratulations to Zen Launchpad portfolio company Nubel on their recently announced collaboration with Payoneer, marking a milestone in their journey towards simplifying business operations globally! 

MERiTHIA isn't your typical consulting and training company; it's a dynamic force that empowers people to attain financial freedom. Through evaluation, targeted diagnosis, and comprehensive training services, MERiTHIA equips business professionals with the tools they need to navigate the intricate world of finance confidently.

Join us on March 20th for the Open Session on Moving Your Startup to the US. The session will cover everything you need to know about the program from eligibility criteria and the application process to understanding cultural nuances and finding the right support networks. 

Join us for Pitching 101, a session designed to equip you with the confidence needed to deliver compelling pitches that leave a lasting impact. Whether you're a startup founder, a budding entrepreneur, or someone looking to enhance your public speaking abilities, this session is the perfect opportunity to hone your pitching skills.

Attention all startup enthusiasts and innovators! Are you eager to explore new avenues for growth and collaboration? Join us for another session where we will explore how startups can leverage Mitacs.

Exciting News Alert! Zen Launchpad is thrilled to announce our partnership with Guideli for the United States Exceptional Talent Incubation Program. 

Join us for an exciting Co-Founder Matchmaking Online Event, where aspiring entrepreneurs come together to find their perfect match and build the next big thing!

Are you running your Recruiting or Staffing agency on spreadsheets? Or trying to interconnect with 5 different tools that don’t like each other? Say hello to Nubel – your plug-and-play solution.

Join us for an open session on Zen Launchpad’s Canada Start-Up Visa Program on Wednesday, February 14, from 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM PST.

Picture this: Spending an average of 6 hours a day scouring the internet for job prospects, trying to decipher whether they align with your career goals and financial aspirations. 

Pets bring boundless joy and love into our lives, becoming cherished members of the family. Just like us, they deserve the best care possible.  

Zen Launchpad Startup Visa

Mark your calendar for January 17, 2024, and join us for an open session on the Zen Launchpad’s Canada Start-Up Visa Program

Jondilabs's AI image analysis platform represents a monumental leap forward in dental diagnostics. Jondilabs is dedicated to leveraging... 

AI Dental Imagery

We are thrilled to announce that Zen Launchpad has established an exciting partnership with the prestigious Technological University of Nayarit in Mexico. 

RentalUp is a new-age rental property management solution designer for any kind of space whether it's for full property or sharing-based accommodation. 

The Zen Launchpad team is heading to Pakistan, from December 12th, 2023 to January 12th, 2024! Amongst our goals will be to connect with entrepreneurial talent, and strengthen linkages and exchange between Canada and Pakistan. 

Pressure ulcers have posed a longstanding challenge in patient care, but SoreAlert's electronic patch marks a significant leap forward in prevention. 

Exciting news! Introducing our new Meetup group,  Zen Launchpad Lagos, we aim to bring together like-minded individuals in Lagos who are passionate about technology and innovation.

For freelancers and small business owners in developing nations, navigating the complexities of traditional payment platforms can be a real challenge. 

Say goodbye to overwhelming health trends and hello to a path designed just for you. In a world buzzing with health trends and wellness fads, it's easy to feel overwhelmed and lost. That's where Reflect steps in, offering a refreshingly straightforward approach to preventative health. 

Exciting news! The Zen Launchpad team is off to South Africa. The aim? To explore the vibrant entrepreneurial landscape and connect with local startups. We will be in Cape Town, South Africa from November 21st to 24th to meet with local startups. 

The journey of building a startup is akin to navigating uncharted waters. Entrepreneurs face a multitude of challenges, from refining their ideas to securing funding and scaling their ventures. 

This event offers a fantastic opportunity to meet like-minded professionals, exchange ideas, and establish valuable connections in the realm of digital marketing, privacy, and legal compliance. 

Learn best practices for identifying, recruiting, and onboarding top-tier sales talent and discover strategies to keep your sales team motivated, engaged, and consistently delivering outstanding results. 

Have questions about hiring strategies, onboarding, or building a strong team culture? Dive deep into the unique challenges and opportunities of recruiting for Startups. Our team will provide answers and share their experiences. 

Join us for an insightful session on Building your Data Room where we'll explore the best practices for creating an efficient and organized data room that investors will love. 

Committed to building, co-creating, and investing in the world's most promising early-stage companies, Acumen stands at the forefront of innovation and entrepreneurship. 

Zen Launchpad portfolio company Changera was in the news this week as CEO Ruth Iselema discussed their integration with MoneyGram International and Stellar Development Foundation on a panel featuring industry experts including Ronaldo Lemos, Head of Consensus Magazine Ben Schiller, and Marcos Benitez of 

On September 15, 2023, Zen Launchpad hosted its eagerly awaited end-of-summer Founders Friday event. This event coincided with the launch of the second cohort of the Zen Launchpad and Spring Activator Canada Startup Visa Program

Starting your own business can be overwhelming. As a budding startup, it's crucial to seek out resources and support that can propel your business toward success. One highly effective way to do this is by joining an incubation program

Technology has become an essential tool in transforming various aspects of our lives, including how we access mental health resources. Recognizing the pressing need for inclusive and accessible mental health support, iThrive has emerged as a trailblazing online platform. 

In today's fast-paced business landscape, the ability to pitch an idea, product, or project effectively can make the difference between success and missed opportunities. Whether you're seeking funding, winning clients, sharing your creative vision, or delivering an elevator pitch, mastering the art of pitching is essential.

Changera aims to address these issues by providing a streamlined platform that facilitates international payments for businesses. 

Intellectual property (IP) plays a crucial role in driving innovation and securing competitive advantages. Patents, in particular, are valuable assets that protect unique inventions and provide the legal framework for their commercialization. 

Are you passionate about employee development and the future of workplace learning? Landa, a B2B learning technology startup, is inviting you to take part in their Employee Upskilling Survey. This is your chance to contribute to the development of their groundbreaking learning platform, which aims to revolutionize education, skilling, and career mobility globally. 

As we work to relaunch our incubator program post covid we are working hard to get our participants access to perks and offers that can help them grow their business. Today we are happy to announce that we have been accepted to the Amazon Activate program at the $10,000 dollar level. 

Gift Cards as we know them gained popularity as a convenient way to give a present to friends, family, colleagues, and community, without the stress of shopping for the perfect gift.  Yet millions of dollars are sitting in lost, unused, and forgotten gift card balances each year.  

A predictable visa and immigration system that will work for you, your family and your staff. - When you are building a business the last thing you or your investors want is unmitigable uncertainty. 

The Zen Family of Companies has been supporting access to innovation in North Vancouver since 2013. You might not be aware that Zen Launchpad is part of a family of four innovation focused companies based on the Northshore of the Lower Mainland of British Columbia. 

Join us for an exciting evening of networking and entrepreneurial inspiration at Founders Friday @ Zen Launchpad! Are you an aspiring entrepreneur looking to connect with like-minded individuals and gain valuable insights from successful founders? Then this event is perfect for you! 

The Zen Launchpad's Accelerator Program is thrilled to announce that we are now accepting applications for January 2024 cohort. If you're ready to accelerate your startup journey, this is an opportunity you don't want to miss! 

Higher education has long been considered a vital aspect of personal and professional growth, offering individuals the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for success. 

Communication is the backbone of any successful business, and in today's fast-paced world, having streamlined communication is more important than ever. For small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), communication can make or break their growth potential, hence Dayspring is a game-changer! 

We are thrilled to introduce you to, Tanis Jorge, serial tech entrepreneur and a leading advisor on entrepreneurship and building successful cofounder partnerships. 

Exciting news for startups and entrepreneurs in Europe, the Zen Launchpad team is headed your way! We will be visiting six vibrant European cities in the next month, including London England, Brussels Belgium, Luxemburg Luxemburg, Prague Czech Republic, Saltzburg Austria, and Munich Germany.

ROIS is a one-stop shop for Big Data analysis, optimization solutions, decision-making automation, and business consulting. They offer intelligent solutions and services for companies to reduce operational costs, increase profitability and improve service efficiency. 

The Zen Launchpad Team is thrilled to announce our upcoming Zen Launchpad and Spring Activator Info Session on April 14th! The Canadian Startup Visa program is designed to attract innovative entrepreneurs from around the world to establish their businesses in Canada.

The Zen Launchpad Team is excited to share that we have an upcoming visit to Budapest, Hungary! As entrepreneurs, we're always looking for opportunities to expand our network and connect with like-minded individuals, and this visit is sure to be an incredible experience. 

Are you an early-stage startup looking to grow and scale your business? If so, the Zen Launchpad Accelerator Program could be the perfect fit for you! 

A big congratulations to Kurt Heinrich and John-Jose Nunez​ who brought their product Broadsight Tracker out of stealth mode this week. 

When faced with the a novel problem companies will often embark on a R&D project as a way to develop new tech with the goal of leap frogging the competition. R&D projects is unlike traditional projects and there are a few important details to keep in mind. 

Save the date and join us to celebrate the relaunch of the Zen Launchpad Incubator Program! After enduring the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, we're excited to invite you to join us in celebrating this momentous occasion at our official relaunch party held on November 17, 2022.

The Canada startup visa program is a niche visa program unlike most other immigration routes and people often do not understand how to approach the application process. 

Congratulations to Zen Launchpad portfolio company Nubel on their recently announced collaboration with Payoneer, marking a milestone in their journey towards simplifying business operations globally!