Match UP

Curated 1:1 Connections Prairie Startups + Mentors & Investors

Mentors & Investors

Curated 1:1 Connections

We hand-match every meeting to maximize the value of every connection.

Prairie Experts

We hand-pick the mentors & investors attending Match UP. Startups will be blown away by who they'll connect with.

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Startup Eligibility

Located in the Prairies

Be committed to building in the Prairies (AB, SK, MB) with at least one founder based here.

Early-Stage Startups

Have at least an MVP developed and between $0 - $1M in annual revenues.

Product-Based Company

Software or hardware - technology or tech-enabled. We love it all!

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What Founders Are Saying About Match UP

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you pair startups with the investors and mentors?

We look for areas of mutual connections between founders and investors & mentors. Our focus is solely on helping the startups who attend.

Can I pitch the investors?

These connections aren’t meant to be traditional pitches. This is your chance to get unfiltered advice for your startup from some of the best minds in tech.

Who are the investors and mentors?

Successful founders, experts and investors with a connection to the Prairies. We focus on individuals with proven results who've played a role in building a massive tech company.

Is there any cost?

Our goal is to elevate the Prairie tech community. The entire UP experience is completely free of charge.