TechPlace COVID-19 Update – July 21

Update July 21, 2020: As of July 2nd, TechPlace entered Stage 1 of our staged re-opening plan. Stage 1 welcomed back TechPlace’s current LaunchPad companies and residents that define themselves as essential businesses. Pending further City and provincial guidance, stage 2 of the re-opening strategy will see TechPlace open to all current LaunchPad companies and Co-Location partners as of August 4, 2020.  

TechPlace staff are ensuring the safety of all users of the space. Working practices have been outlined for safe resumption and will be shared with LaunchPads and residents. All individuals working from TechPlace offices must follow the contactless check-in process set up on the iPads at the front and back entrances. Social distancing and wearing face masks is requiredLarge groups activities and events are not permitted, and meeting rooms and the board room have a posted maximum capacity. Remote work is still encouraged and those who are sick must stay home and notify their respective supervisor if COVID-19 is suspected.  

We will move into future stages based on City and Provincial guidance. Additional details to come. 

TechPlace and Burlington Economic Development continue to support your business. Alongside our Team Burlington partners (The Burlington Chamber of Commerce, Burlington Downtown Business Association, Aldershot Village BIA, and Tourism Burlington), we have organized a one-stop-shop resource site for businesses. This one-stop-shop resource site offers a concise summary of the latest government updates, toolkits, support programs, economic relief information and resources all in one place. Everything is drilled down from what government resources are available to businesses, to a summary of all City of Burlington, Provincial and Federal updates that have been given to date.   

If you have any questions or suggestions about resources, programs or specific TechPlace space use questions, please reach out to our Business Support Phone line at (289) 337-5505 ext. 102 or We are here to help you.  

We look forward to a safe return.  

 The TechPlace Team