Startup Open House in Kanata!

Startup Open House in Kanata!

Come meet some of the coolest startups and the largest companies in Kanata North, just west of Ottawa in Canada’s Largest Tech Park with over 500 businesses and 21,000 employees, it is Ottawa’s hottest tech hub with hundreds of job opportunities!

Join us, along with many of our business members and local companies, at
L-SPARK on September 20th from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm for Startup Open House! Over 20+ companies from the area will be in the L-SPARK space to talk about their business and discuss available jobs.

Don’t miss additional Open Houses in and around our tech park at companies such as Flex and You.i TV among others, who are excited to show off their cool office digs. For a complete list of open companies check the Startup Open House map.

The Shuttle Bus

Do you need a ride from startup to startup? Hop on one of the Free Startup Open House shuttle buses!

Explore the routes for SOH Ottawa 2018 through
the interactive Google map – VIEW HERE

See the bus schedules with pickup times and locations – CLICK HERE

Register and reserve your seat for the bus HERE (mandatory)

Register Now

If you’re a business looking to open your doors, there is still time – REGISTER HERE
If you’re a visitor wanting to participate in Startup Open House – REGISTER NOW!
For more info on the registration process  – CHECK HERE

Why Attend

For business

  • Spotlight your unique innovation, culture and available jobs.
  • Meet potential partners, investors and job seekers.
  • Display your true identity, and showcase your accomplishments.
  • Build a stronger community, stimulate the entrepreneurial spirit and spotlight our city as a hotbed of technology.

For visitors

  • Explore the vibrant tech ecosystem of our city.
  • Meet pioneers, rising stars and entrepreneurs of local businesses.
  • Network with new and growing startups and businesses.
  • Learn about the latest innovation and technology in our city.

After Party

Following the Startup Open House activities, you’ll be able to join the crowd at Collab Space for an after party and networking with the startup/tech ecosystem.  DETAILS & REGISTRATION.



Meet the above companies at L-SPARK, have a chance to Speed Pitch Your Idea to the Capital Angel Network, Get a Few LinkedIn Profile Tips and Ask Legal, Accounting & Startup Experts Anything!  First bus arrives at 3:30 pm.

L-SPARK will be transformed into a Kanata North hub, making it easy to meet many companies from one location. If you want to participate but don’t want to open your own office, reach out to  L-SPARK’s Director of Marketing, Erin Blaskie, at


Also happening on Sept.20th 2018…

A Free Cyber Security Co-Working Day! Check out L-SPARK’s event on Sept. 20th from 12 – 2pm.  DETAILS HERE!


We look forward to meeting you in Kanata North! #SeriousTechLivesHere