Stream specific support
District 3 focuses on four streams — bio, healthcare, high tech and social innovation — each harnessing emerging technologies for global impact. We offer stream specific expertise, programs and global expansion support at each step of your startup journey.
Founders leveraging biomanufacturing and bioengineering looking to accelerate their commercialization potential and contribute to building Canada’s bioeconomy in sectors such as biopharma, agri-food, clean technologies and biomaterials.
Early stage medtech and healthtech startups looking to gain market insights, validate clinical and market needs, accelerate product development, find funding and access international networks.
D3 High Tech
Early stage startups focusing on emerging technologies looking to accelerate their path towards commercialization through coaching, lean entrepreneurship skill development, targeted ecosystem connections and global market expansion support.
Balsam Impact by D3
Early stage startups focused on education, health, environment, culture or other social issues with positive impact on the community and the world looking for support in roadmap development, funding strategy and global market expansion.
Having access to both material and intellectual
resources is invaluable for early-stage biotech
company success. District 3 and its key
partnerships with bio organizations will
positively impact economic growth in
Quebec and Canada for years to come!”
Dr. Claudia A. Penafuerte Diaz, PhD, Co-Founder & CEO, Cura Therapeutics
Collin Horner, Co-Founder, Cura Therapeutics
Hear from a scientist who explored entrepreneurship and never looked back.
Kashif completed the Quebec Scientific Entrepreneurship Program to assess applications of his research in the market.