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Take part in this program for high-tech entrepreneurs

Business project under development?
Need start-up assistance?


A Canadian first-in Quebec City!

FastTrac® is a top-ranked training program for individuals wishing to create and start up a high-tech company. It provides entrepreneurs with access to the full range of resources in the local ecosystem, as well as to all high-level stakeholders.

The FastTrac® TechVenture™ program provides entrepreneurs with the necessary tools to develop or refine the skills they need to undertake a business project, including planning, operationalization, financing and growth management.

The program includes:

  • 11 days of activities spread over 10 weeks
  • 22 hours of coaching and mentoring assistance
  • FastTrac® curriculum designed by the Kauffman Foundation
  • Lifetime access to the FastTrac® web portal

The training program will address the following topics:

  • Exploring entrepreneurship
  • Defining your target market
  • Analyzing your market
  • Testing your business concept
  • Entering the market and acquiring market share
  • Planning your financial success
  • Building a management team
  • Protecting your company and its intellectual property
  • Identifying and working with potential investors
  • Managing your finances and running your company

FastTrac® TechVenture™ puts together the winning conditions for your company's long-term success-right from the start!

Places are limited.

Please submit your project today!


Sébastien Tanguay
Quebec International
(418) 681-9700, ext. 261


“In 2013, I participated in the Kauffman Foundation FastTrac TechVentureTM Program in or­der to fast-track the development and validation of my business idea. Despite our conviction that our solution was a good one, we needed a fast, effective method to validate a series of hypotheses. Thanks to the program, we had access to training and coaching in lean startup, marketing, and intellectual property rights. The approach used in the program was a great help in overcoming our limits and achieving our goals.”

Frédéric paré, President


About the Kauffman Foundation

Recognized worldwide for its entrepreneurial expertise, the Kauffman Foundation was founded in the mid-1960s by Ewing Marion Kauffman, an entrepreneur and philanthropist. Based in Kansas City, Missouri, the Foundation ranks among the 30 largest foundations in the US, with assets of approximately $2 billion (

About Quebec International

As the first organization in Canada to become a Kauffman Foundation-certified FastTrac® affiliate, Quebec International seeks to contribute to the economic development and international standing of the Quebec City metropolitan region.

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