Partnerships and Innovation

Office of Partnerships and Innovation
Office of Partnerships and Innovation

COVID-19: Support programs and services

Below you will find a list of resources and information for entrepreneurs, startups and SMEs who are responding to the changing landscape driven by the COVID-19 situation.  For information related to researchers and research at Queen's, please visit the Office of the Vice-Principal (Research) COVID-19 website.

Government programs and supports

Trade Commissioners Service
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

Business opportunities - research, development, procurement, services

Smith School of Business
Canadian Council for the Arts
  • Website: I Lost My Gig Canada, a space for creative industries and other vulnerable freelance and gig economy workers to connect and share stories in response to growing income precarity in Canada.
COVID-19 Virtual Partnering Event

Recommendations to support entrepreneurs

Kingston Economic Development Corporation
La Cite
  • Workshops and webinars: Learning Lab - new webinars added regularly
Startup Canada
Intuit Software
Women in Communications and Technology
Canadian Federation of Independent Business
Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters
Conference Board of Canada
Ryerson University

New ideas and approaches