Big Ideas, Better World

INGENUITY – Lakehead’s first student business incubator space, taking students’ start-up concepts from Ideation to Innovation. - Dr. Andrew P. Dean, Vice-President, Research & Innovation.

Rendering of one of the Ingenuity computer labs provided by i4 Architecture

Creating a thriving community of entrepreneurial thinkers INGENUITY programs and services will include:

  • Workshops, Speaker Series, Boot Camps, Lunch and Learns
  • Start-Up Grants
  • Mentor Network
  • Prototype Development
  • International Entrepreneurship Travel Program
  • Community Partnerships

Another angle of one of the Ingenuity meeting areas. Rendered by i4 architecture

Lakehead University named top research university for the third consecutive year by Re$earch InfoSource 2017

With Your Help

INGENUITY will create a thriving community of entrepreneurial thinkers, powered by an innovative and collaborative space.

The Result

INGENUITY contributes to Thunder Bay’s economic development through new businesses and job creation.

To-Date: $14.5 million has been invested by the Provincial and Federal governments in support of CASES and INGENUITY

Get In Touch

(807) 343-8324


955 Oliver Rd
Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada,
P7B 5E1