Land and Expand Programme

Toronto Business Development Centre


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Service description

TBDC’s Land and Expand programme is a finishing school for newcomer entrepreneurs and startups looking to enter the North American market. It is a three-week sprint that will unlock your startup’s full potential and give you the tools you need to move from incubation to success. And at TBDC, we don’t just facilitate your entry into the Canadian market – we become your committed partner and give you the tools to start and scale your venture in North America. Use Canada as your ideal testbed and make Land & Expand your strategic entry point into North America. Land and Expand is fully funded by the Government of Canada and is offered at no charge to eligible participants.

Sector agnostic
Technology Readiness Level
TRL 4 – Technology validated in lab
TRL 5 – Technology validated in relevant environment
TRL 6 – Technology demonstrated in relevant environment
TRL 7 – System prototype demonstration in operational environment
TRL 8 – System complete and qualified
TRL 9 – Actual system proven in operational environment
Financial requirements

Free of charge.