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

Tue 25

SimplyAnalytics Hands On

Tuesday September 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Organizer: Barrie Public Library
Wed 26
Thu 27

Business Plan Basics

Thursday September 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Organizers: Small Business Centre
and Barrie Public Library
Oct 04

Lunch n’ Learn: Reaching New Heights!

Thursday October 4 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Organizer: Community Development Corp. (CDC)

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