Next AI – Top Startup Award

Next AI is a world-class 6 month founder and venture development acceleration network for AI-enabled startups. Founders can be part of the ecosystem from anywhere in Canada, following the program remotely or in-person from the Toronto or Montreal sites. Next AI ventures get access to mentorship, founder development, over $1M in perks, free dedicated workspace in the Montreal and Toronto, a large investment ecosystem & more. They also join our community of 500+ most-promising AI startups in Canada.

Pitch to the Next AI team for your chance to win an exclusive venture spot in the 2024 cohort of Next AI!



Eligibility Criteria


This prize is open to Canadian AI-powered startups of all stages and industries with a minimum of 2 full-time co-founders



The Process

Where to pitch?

At the Next AI pop-up in the Accelerator Zone (Tent Village)!


When to pitch?

Sign up for a time slot in the village on Wednesday, July 12th or Thursday, July 13th. (Note, there will be wild card spots available on site, but we recommend signing up prior to lock in your time slot). 


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