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Soft Landing Program

Soft Landing Program

The Soft Landing Program (SLP) is an independent program offered by the Centennial College Centre of Entrepreneurship with support from the RBC Foundation to assist the growth of entrepreneurial activities across the borders. We assist domestic or foreign companies to initiate business globally (outbound) and or set up business in Canada (inbound). We assist these companies to connect with accelerators, the Start Up Visa program, and funding sources.


  • Enable access to domestic and international markets
  • Assist in securing partnerships through its domestic and foreign linkages, e.g. NACO, InBIA, EBN, RIC’s and other established networks
  • Provide access to membership and funding sources


The company must...

  • Have the right to operate in Canada complying with Canadian laws
  • Be mature, i.e. already generating revenues or must demonstrate that their product or service has traction in the marketplace and is poised for growth
  • Have a viable Business Plan
  • Have quality of management, background and experience
  • Be in one of the following sectors:
    • Clean Technology
    • Wearable Technology
    • Digital Media
    • Information and Communications Technology
    • Health and Wellness
    • Aerospace
    • Cybersecurity
    • Any other sectors as approved by SLP