Concept — February 17, 2022

Cohort Ready for LiftOff

Concept and its partners extend a welcome to the first cohort of Black entrepreneurs accepted to LiftOff Waterloo Wellington. Liftoff…

Concept — November 15, 2021

Falling into the Concept $5k Finals

Each term at Concept, the most eager students get their pitches ready and apply to the Concept $5k Pitch Competition. This term 20 teams were selected to pitch over the span of two evenings.

Concept — October 22, 2021

Pitch Perfect: A Mini Guide to Pitching 

Have you ever dreamt of the secret formula for giving the perfect pitch? What if we told you we have a guide to pitching that will teach you just that?  We’re…

Advice — October 13, 2021

How Passion Turned Into $5k

Being passionate about your problem space and solution is an overlooked aspect of creating a successful venture. Passion is a key motivational factor for Miraal Kabir and…

Concept — September 15, 2021

Innovation at the University of Waterloo

The University of Waterloo is home to many innovative minds and has fostered more than a handful of successful businesses like Embark and Nicoya. Therefore, it is essential that the proper systems are created to support these students and push them forward in all and any of their endeavours.