Upcoming Program Activities

Keep up to date on Programs in the area.



A partnership between Invest Barrie, HBEC and ventureLAB, this intensive 12-week program favours exploration over elaborate planning, customer feedback over intuition and iterative processes over traditional structured business planning. You will learn about how to create an agile business through lean startup tools and methodologies.

The program is perfect for entrepreneurs starting a new business or considering pivoting an existing business.

Dates: Contact The Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre, hbec@georgiancollege.ca


Artrepreneur is a program designed to equip independent artists, arts administrators and creative entrepreneurs with vital business skills needed for success across all arts disciplines and industries.

Details: http://www.barrie.ca/Culture/Programs/Pages/Artrepreneur.aspx Contact: neeta.grover@barrie.ca


Upcoming Events

Thu 28

Trep Mixer

Thursday June 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Organizer: Startup Barrie
Jul 05

Doing Business with Governement

Thursday July 5 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Organizer: Community Development Corp. (CDC)
Jul 12

Employees vs. Independent Contractors

Thursday July 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Organizers: Small Business Centre
and Barrie Public Library

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