Uniting Innovators for Change

We unite the world's innovators to solve society's greatest challenges as Canadian leaders of change.

Michelle Obama on Elevate stage

Elevate Festival Is Back!

The iconic tech fest returns with world-class speakers, arts & culture, and lots of networking. Take advantage of our best ticket offers before prices go up!

Elevate Festival is Back 2022

Accelerate Your Startup

Created in partnership with Moneris, take your ecommerce startup to the next level with Canada's first ecommerce accelerator, eCommerce North.

Man looking at eCommerce North website on laptop

Level Up in Tech

Elevate Talent is a skills training and job placement program that connects you with Canadian tech companies that are eager to hire diverse talent.

Minority looking at his paint

NFT Residency Program

If you're a new visual artist from an underrepresented community, apply to showcase your work in a physical gallery this year.

Gallery of images by NFT creator Shan Vincent De Paul
Join the Conversation

Our Programs

Elevate is a non-profit that builds and unites innovators through tech training courses, entrepreneurship programs, and industry-leading events at the intersection of technology, arts, and social innovation. Through strategic partnerships, an affiliation with the UN, and a roster of world-class speakers, Elevate inspires and invites its community to co-create a more equitable and sustainable future.

Advancing the United Nations SDGs

Committed to Change

Social impact is at the core of what we do. Through our partnership with the United Nations, we are actively advancing the Sustainable Development Goals to create a more equitable and sustainable tomorrow.

Speaker Hall of Fame

Disruptive innovators, creative thinkers, emerging artists, mission-driven founders, and the world’s most influential icons have taken the stage at Elevate to discuss the ideas shaping our future.

Featured: Our World-class Lineup of Past Speakers

We Thank Our Founding Partners