STARTS WITH AN IDEA.
Located within one of the world’s fastest growing major city economies, IDEA Mississauga has the mentorship, partners, talent and connections to test, scale and commercialize solutions to global challenges.
Get it done in IDEA – The Mississauga Innovation District.
IDEA – Mississauga Innovation District has the essential building blocks that entrepreneurs and innovators need to solve society’s greatest challenges. A network of mentorship, partners, talent and connections to test, scale and commercialize solutions to global challenges.
IDEA is Mississauga’s collaborative lead for Entrepreneurship & Innovation. A distinctive community that supports and connects local and globally minded entrepreneurs and businesses, generating international recognition for the City.
The IDEA Square One Innovation Hub is the home of IDEA Mississauga. Located Downtown inside the Square One Shopping Centre, IDEA Square One is a 4,300 square-foot facility for startups, scale-ups, corporate leaders, and investors to collaborate and grow together. Come experience Mississauga’s vibrant entrepreneurship and innovation community at IDEA Square One!
Hours of operation: Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm.
PLEASE NOTE: IDEA Square One will be closed on Monday, May 22, 2023 in observance of the Victoria Day holiday.
FIND PROGRAMS & RESOURCES.
IDEA Square One Innovation Hub
Starter Company PLUS Program
Summer Company Program
DISCOVER OUR ECOSYSTEM.
Mississauga has all the right ingredients to support growth for small business scale-ups and entrepreneurs through its integrated innovation assets and diverse business community.