Ignite Gala

Join us for an evening of networking as we celebrate the announcement of the Ignite 2018 winners. Hear from key players working to make Durham Region the next innovative hub as you network and socialize in the beautiful Abilities Centre Atrium. // MUSIC // FOOD // CASH BAR // PANEL DISCUSSION // WINNER ANNOUNCEMENTS // […]

Spark Centre is showcasing at OCE Discovery!

Discovery is a premier event where innovative entrepreneurship  is celebrated by innovation centers, entrepreneurs, students, venture capital, industry, government and academia. The event is magical and draws thousands of attendees from all over the globe to see and hear thought leaders and participate in entrepreneurial workshops. Spark Zone will showcase seven of Spark Centre’s highest […]

Do It In Durham 2013 Idea Generation

Do It In Durham celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week and shines a light on local entrepreneurs who are making it happen right here in Durham, from students to the CEO’s of some of Canada’s fastest growing companies. Entrepreneurship is increasingly the driver of new wealth, high paying jobs and investment. For many, entrepreneurship means living a […]

Ignite 2013 Entrepreneurship Journey

Ignite 2013 was an exciting entrepreneurial journey organized by Spark Centre and The Region of Durham, along with many local community partners. The Ignite program began with all applicants attending pitch school to refine their idea and “elevator pitch”. The 102 applicants had a chance to learn about creating a value proposition, marketing and what […]