Everyone has the potential for creative problem-solving.
Our mission is to catalyze this potential, developing entrepreneurial mindsets and fostering a culture of innovation across Queen’s University, the Kingston community, and globally. We build changemakers by encouraging and supporting their entrepreneurial initiatives through startup incubators, workshops, programs, courses, and pitch competitions.
We have programs for different stages and needs
Develop your entrepreneurial mindset and skillset in our early stage programs.
Build a venture and receive training, mentorship, workspace, funding opportunities, services, and more.
Community is everything. Join our network of founders, mentors, and support providers.
The DDQIC is pleased to announce that Ignition Café is back! Ignition Café is Kingston’s go-to monthly meet-up for all things entrepreneurship and innovation. The Café provides a stress-free networking environment for innovators, entrepreneurs, investors and experts at Queen's and in Kingston to share their ideas, make valuable connections and be part of a vibrant community of like-minded individuals.
Sept. 29, 5-8pm: TBA
Oct. 20, 5-8pm: Leadership session with H+1 Solutions
Nov. 24, 5-8pm: TBA