About Us

Emergence is a virtual business incubator dedicated to assisting start-ups and growth stage companies in the bioscience and food sectors efficiently bring their products and services to market.

Growing a successful company is a complex process. With each phase of development entrepreneurs are faced with a new set a challenges. The Emergence program provides companies with the long-term support they need to respond to their dynamic and demanding environments. We focus on providing companies with access to knowledge and resources.

Access to knowledge and specialist services

Access to knowledge is the core of the Emergence program. Emergence companies receive long term expert advice from mentors specifically selected for their relevant experience and proven track record.  In addition, Emergence provides its client companies with access to customized specialist services to fill specific gaps in the company’s critical path.

Specialist services are provided by selected knowledgeable advisors in the following areas: product development, technology assessment, business planning, market assessment, IP consultation, marketing and product/prototype design, regulatory strategies, legal/prospectus development, and capital formation.

Access to networks and resources

The Emergence program is supported by the established biosciences cluster developed by the Prince Edward Island BioAlliance and operating since 2005. We network our companies with talent, funding agencies, regulatory bodies, public organizations, service providers, investors, potential partners and PEI cluster companies.

Whether you have an early start-up or a company seeking follow-on investment, our program can help you succeed.