Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre

Site: Sault Ste. Marie Innovation Centre

Service: Youth Entrepreneurship Program

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Undertakes a number of youth development and technology, entrepreneurial awareness programs  
  • Offers classroom presentations on information technology and business start-ups 
  • Organizes and operates ARTIE (Advanced Research & Technology Innovation Expo) which features a number of exhibits highlighting local organizations and activities in the fields of science and technology 
  • Teaches and prepares students for writing business plans and opening their own business 
  • Connects youth to small business funding opportunities where applicable
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) - 29 year(s) 
Must be a high school student
Application No application process
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-942-7927
Fax 705-942-6169
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Heather Lewis, Entrepreneurship Coordinator; Email:
Site Location Algoma University, Biosciences and Technology Convergence Centre
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address Civic Centre
99 Foster Dr, Level 6
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 5X6
View Google Map
Intersection Foster Dr and Bay St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1999
Funding City / Town - Sault Ste. Marie ; Provincial - Ministry of Research and Innovation, NOHFC ; Federal - Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada -- FedNor