Pre-incubation program.

From ideation to realization: validate your product, your market and your business model.

The pre-incubation program, based on Design Thinking and Lean Startup methodologies, supports early stage projects. Through a series of workshops with your peers, take your project from ideation to a concrete business project, validating your product, market and business model.

Program objectives

  • Validate your initial hypotheses
  • Work, rework and refine your idea into a viable product or service offering
  • Structure your project into an initial business model
  • Build a development roadmap for your project
  • Establish the solid foundation for your startup and launch it with confidence


  • Online program – in French
  • Duration: 10 weeks
  • A cohort program to benefit from the experience of your peers (max. 10 projects selected per cohort)
  • 45 hours of collaborative workshops and presentations
  • Expected commitment from participants per week:
    Week 1: 35 h
    Week 2 to 10: 10 h / week


Check the Programs for upcoming information sessions and application deadlines.