CDL-Rockies is located in Calgary, Canada at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary. Calgary is one of Canada’s fastest-growing, most entrepreneurial and innovative cities, with the highest number of patents filed per capita in Canada.

As the epicenter of the country’s energy sector, CDL-Rockies is home to a Prime stream as well as a specialized Energy stream. CDL-Rockies brings together many of the region’s most experienced entrepreneurs, investors, and scientists from diverse fields including energy, healthcare, software and hardware, industrials and clean technology. CDL startups work with these mentors to sharpen objectives, prioritize time and resources, raise capital, and engage with experts working on the frontiers of research.

CDL-Rockies Mentors have technology backgrounds in a variety of industries. All Mentors ▶︎

CDL-Rockies Streams


For founders pursuing state of the art technological innovations across diverse industries.


For founders building solutions applicable throughout the entire Ag value chain—from producer to plate.


For founders developing transformational technologies for the energy industry.