Terms of Use

Terms of Use

The website www.venturelabs.ca is owned and operated by Simon Fraser (SFU) and is made available as a source of information, including news about VentureLabs® programs, services, events, information and discussion on topics of interest to entrepreneurs, technology startup companies, mentors program partners and government agencies.

Your access to and use of the website are subject to the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions, please do not access or use this website. Your use of the website constitutes your agreement to be bound by these terms.



The materials provided on this site are for information purposes only. These materials constitute general information relating to areas of entrepreneurship and business incubation and acceleration. The materials do NOT constitute business, legal or financial or other professional advice and you should not rely on the contents of this website as such. If you require professional services or advice, you should retain a competent legal counsel, business or financial advisors to advise you.

The contents of the website do not necessarily represent the opinions of Simon Fraser University or the VentureLabs® program partners, or its clients.

Confidentiality of Communications

Simon Fraser University does not guarantee the confidentiality of any VentureLabs® communications sent by e-mail or through its website, or left in voicemail messages on our telephones. Until we specifically agree to provide services to you, you should not provide us with any confidential information or material. Unsolicited information and material may not be treated as confidential.

Although the use of the web site may facilitate access to or communications with members of VentureLabs® by e-mail or voicemail, receipt of any such communications or transmissions by any member of VentureLabs® please bear in mind that such communications may not be considered confidential.

No Warranty

Although Simon Fraser University has made reasonable commercial efforts to ensure that the materials contained on this site are accurate, it does not warrant or guarantee: the accuracy, currency or completeness of the materials; that defects will be corrected; that the information or materials are suitable for use; or that the website and the server(s) that make it available are free from viruses, malware or other harmful code; or that the site will be available without interruption, error or omission. The website and the materials provided on the website are provided “as is” and “as available” without representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, either expressed or implied.


Simon Fraser University and its partners will have no liability for any damage arising from misuse, of any information provided on this website. The information provided on the website is not legal, financial or other professional advice and should not be relied upon as such. Doing so without seeking the advice of legal, financial or other professional advisors, constitutes a misuse of the information.

Copyright and Trade Marks

The copyright in this website and all materials contained in it is owned or licensed by Simon Fraser University and may not be reproduced without the express prior written consent of Simon Fraser University.

Links to Third Party Sites

The VentureLabs® website may include links to third party sites. These links are provided for convenience only, and do not mean that VentureLabs® endorses or recommends the information contained in linked websites, or guarantees their accuracy, timeliness or fitness for a particular purpose. VentureLabs® takes no responsibility for the content or practices of third party sites.

Link Backs

You are permitted to link to this site provided that VentureLabs®’s name remains visible and urls back to our site on any page displayed remain active. However, VentureLabs® reserves the right to withdraw any of these permissions in relation to any particular user at any time.


Any personal information provided by you through our website or by email to us from you, or from us to you, will be governed by our Privacy Policy, which you should read carefully before submitting any personal information, or sending email to us.


We encourage user feedback. If you have any questions or comments about the VentureLabs® website or our programs or services, please contact us by email at info (at) venturelabs.ca.

Updated: June 2, 2014.