SFU VentureLabs is part of the China Canada Commercialization and Acceleration Network (C2CAN), whose mission is to connect technology companies with the resources and capital necessary to scale and succeed in China and Canada. 

C2Can can offer international soft landing assistance, including access to incubator facilities, business training, angel investors and venture capital. 

C2CAN Business Development Trip

Canadian companies specializing in cleantech, sustainable energy & advanced materials, advanced manufacturing, information technology and software are welcome to apply to C2CAN to explore the China market and to establish new business relationships through a business development trip hosted by C2CAN in Beijing, Shanghai, and Shenzhen.

Each year, select companies have the opportunity to travel to China to explore the business potential of the China market. With 10 days in China, you will:

  • Visit leading manufacturers
  • Meet potential business partners and investors
  • Connect with potential customers
  • Meet with regional incubators, accelerators, economic development and government personnel

Participating in the C2CAN trip can help you quickly ramp up relevant country knowledge and to initiate a business relationship with a Chinese partner.  Selected Canadian companies are eligible for up to $3,000.00 in I-INC Business Development Travel Assistance funding.  

 If this sounds like a potential fit for your company as you plan to scale, please contact the C2Can team at info@c2can.com.