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About TON


The Ottawa Network is a not-for-profit member-driven organization that connects entrepreneurs, academics, industry professionals, students, and government agencies to grow innovative businesses in the Ottawa region. 

We partner with local incubators, accelerators, government and local businesses to co-host, promote and create events that provide networking and educational opportunities for entrepreneurs in and around the Ottawa region.


Our members come from a wide cross section of the Ottawa business, academic, and entrepreneurial community. We work in government, large businesses, small businesses and startups. We are students and leaders, startup builders and innovators. 



Membership is FREE, as are all of our events. We understand bootstrapping to our core and want to create a community and resource where all entrepreneurs feel welcome. 


Join us  in our mission to build a stronger entrepreneurial community in Ottawa by participating in our events and discussions. Join our LinkedIN group to become a member and receive regular updates.



TON of Demos!

A TON of Demos is a forum for Ottawa entrepreneurs to pitch their ideas, businesses, and products or services to fellow entrepreneurs, mentors, and other members of the Ottawa business community.

The event is a great opportunity for you to meet some great people in the Ottawa startup community, hear some pitches, and provide your feedback.

What’s Happening?

The next TON of Demos will be an in-person event, and will feature two entrepreneurs who will present their great ideas.

Each presentation will be followed by a Q&A period, moderated by our event facilitator.

Any time left over will be dedicated to open conversation and networking with the presenters or others in the meeting.


TON of Demos

Thursday, September 28th, 2023

Thursday, October 26th2023

Thursday, November 30th2023

6:30 PM

Doors open at 6pm

Presenters: TBD


Events will be held at the Clocktower Pub on Bank St.

Doors open at 6:00PM

Event starts at 6:30PM


RSVP on Meetup

If you’re an Ottawa innovator looking to pitch at a future TON of Demos night please get in touch with us!

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Questions? Suggestions?

Want to tell us how much you love the Ottawa Network? Interested in presenting your venture at an upcoming TON of Demos event? 

Contact us! We love hearing from our community. The Ottawa Network is entirely run by volunteers and we love getting feedback from our members. 

Thanks for reaching out to the Ottawa Network!

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