SFU Innovates startups are recognized on the Ready to Rocket list

Ready to Rocket is a business recognition list that profiles emerging and growth-staged British Columbia technology companies in information communication technology, clean technology and digital health technology.

This year’s 2017 list features 26 companies that have participated in Coast Capital Savings Venture Connection® and VentureLabs® – SFU Innovates’ incubation and growth stage accelerators. Since 2003, the Ready to Rocket list has consistently predicted high revenue growth potential and companies most likely to attract investment.

Below are the SFU Innovates startups and ventures that have been recognized by Ready to Rocket.

Digital Health Emerging Rocket:

  • CuePath Innovation
  • Curatio Networks Inc.
  • HealthTech Connex Inc.  
  • MetaOptima Technology Inc.  
  • Ophthalight Digital Solutions
  • ViewsIQ  

Digital Health Ready to Rocket:

  • PHEMI Health

Life Sciences Emerging Rocket:

  • Fusion Genomics Corporation
  • Life360 Innovations Inc.
  • Snug Vest (Wearable Therapeutics Inc.)

Life Science Ready to Rocket:

  • Aspect Biosystems Ltd.
  • Lungpacer Medical Inc.

Cleantech Emerging Rocket:

  • ELIX Wireless  
  • Ionomr
  • Switch Materials Inc.  

Cleantech Ready to Rocket:

  • Bionic Power  

ICT Emerging Rocket:

  • HockeyData Inc.
  • Instant Financial
  • Riipen
  • Talentful Technologies Inc.
  • TeamFit (Nugg Solutions Corp.)
  • Venzee Inc.

ICT Ready to Rocket:

  • Invionics Software Inc.
  • Optigo Networks Inc.
  • PHEMI Systems Inc.
  • SemiosBIO Technologies Inc.

Learn more and see the full Ready to Rocket List.

Interested in developing an idea or finding support in setting up a startup?

Learn more about Coast Capital Savings Venture Connection

As part of SFU Innovates, Coast Capital Savings Venture Connection is a university-wide business incubator program that encourages and promotes entrepreneurship throughout Simon Fraser University. The program provides support for ventures from initial ideas to business validation through provision of an early-stage incubator, mentorship, co-op terms, co-working space, competitions, networking opportunities, development workshops and speaker events. Operating across all three SFU campuses, Coast Capital Savings Venture Connection supports all SFU students, faculty, staff and alumni.


Interested in joining a community of high growth startups who are supported in scaling up?

Learn more about VentureLabs

VentureLabs works with science, technology and innovation-based companies that have winning value propositions and strong potential to scale-up. Collaborate with our community of leading, award-winning technology startups and access the expertise and resources to scale your business to world-class success.