Bell Ventures is a strategic partner
Bell Ventures works with our portfolio companies to accelerate and scale market adoption of advanced technological solutions by leveraging:
Leading network capabilities across our world-class 5G wireless network and Canada's largest fibre footprint.
- Canada's largest fibre optic network with more than 240,000 total kilometres
- Over 2-times more cell towers than the next largest network
A talented team of professionals with a proven track record of delivering reliable solutions to businesses, governments and consumers across Canada.
- More than 50,000 Bell team members across the country
- Best-in class and largest Canadian team of 7,600 network professionals
- Biggest Canadian sales force with deep expertise across industry sectors
Bell’s assets include technology labs, studios, field testing, and customer trial opportunities.
Our strategic relationships with leading global technology partners and Bell’s unparalleled sales reach and enterprise relationships.
Incubators & Accelerators
- International Telecommunications and Communications companies
Investment focus and objectives
Bell Ventures is committed to supporting innovation
and delivering advanced technological solutions to Canadian enterprises.
Next-generation 5G, Fibre, Wi-Fi, and hybrid networks provide the backbone for the future of advanced technological innovation across broad segments of the Canadian economy. Investing in network innovation is critical to further differentiating our best in class 5G and fibre networks.
Investment in leading enterprise solutions that harness the power of our wireless and wireline networks and leverage AI, Machine Learning, IoT, Metaverse, MEC, Clean Tech and more capabilities to solve complex customer problems.
Media and data
Media, data and analytical tools to support innovation in media and content distribution, including virtual reality and advertising technology.
March 29, 2023 Bell partners with Palo Alto Networks
As organizations use more cloud services, they face countless configuration, management and compliance challenges and security risks
March 7, 2023 Sanctuary AI deploys first humanoid general-purpose robot commercially
Sanctuary Cognitive Systems Corporation (Sanctuary AI), a company on a mission to create the world’s-first human-like intelligence in general-purpose robots, today announced that it has successfully completed the first ever deployment of a unique system designed to deliver the world’s first human-like intelligence in general-purpose robots at a customer commercial facility through its partnership with Canadian Tire Corporation (CTC).Read more
January 30, 2023 Cohere Technologies Receives Funding from Bell Ventures for 5G and 6G
Cohere Technologies, the innovator of 4G/5G Universal Spectrum Multiplier software for RAN and Open RAN, and OTFS waveform for 6G, today announced it has received investment funding from Bell Ventures, Bell Canada's corporate venture capital arm.Read more