With the support of the Government of Québec, AquaAction is accelerating the deployment of water tech pilot projects in partnership with municipalities across the province. 

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About Aqua Entrepreneur Québec

With the support of the Quebec government and in partnership with IVÉO, AquaAction offers a one-of-a-kind acceleration program for water technology companies.


The companies selected will be accompanied through a process of a few months to facilitate their access to the municipal market from a business point of view.


Subsequently, certain companies will be selected to carry out their pilot project in a municipality.


Meet the 1st Cohort

Cohorte 1

Cohort 1 began a major phase on August 26, 2022.  The 6 firms were selected following their pitch on July 26. The networking between the coaches and the companies is currently in progress. The business coaching phase will begin in September.


Smartrek offers a device to detect leaks in the drinking water distribution network. 

Clean Nature 

Clean Nature offers an innovative smart decision-making tool that allows for more efficient distribution of road salt in winter. 

Hoola One 

Hoola One offers technological solutions to remove plastic pollution from beach environments.

Watershed monitoring

Watershed offers a water management platform from source to tap. 


EMO3 offers a modular ozonation unit for small and medium-sized municipalities.  


O-TECH offers an in situ collection and treatment system for septic tank waste.

Eligibility criteria for companies

Registered at REQ + head office in Quebec

Works in the water management and targets the municipal market

Minimum of two individuals involved in the business


Timeline : Cohort 1

Autumn 2022

Autumn 2022

Phase 1 Acceleration

Business coaching for the municipal market

Winter-Spring 2023

Winter-Spring 2023

Phase 2 : Projects are implemented

Projects are implemented in the municipality

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