The Ottawa chapter of the BU JUMP program was launched in February of 2016 and has 32 active mentors and protégés. Members of the Ottawa group are excited to start off the fourth season in September 2018 . The  line up of guest speakers and events is being developed and will be posted in August. 

Highlights of the successful 2017/2018 season were talks given by ; Julia Elvidge,President of Chip Works, Kevin Keohane, President & CEO of CHEO Foundation and  entrepreneurs Tim Ayer ( & Scott Ross ( 

Upcoming Events:

Tuesday, September 18th @ 7:00 p.m. Location: 7 Bayview Road (off the Western Parkway). Our speaker is Tim Saunders (CFO of Canopy Corporation) who will provide an update about all things "Cannabis".

Tuesday, October 16th @ 7:00pm. Location: 7 Bayview Road. Our guest speaker is Steve Spooner, CFO, Mitel Networks Corporation.

November 20th@ 7:00 p.m. Location: 7 Bayview Road. With Dr. Jamie Doyle, Ph.D, Chemical and Environmental Toxicology.

December (TBD): Trivia Night 

January 15th @ 7:00 p.m. Location: 7 Bayview Road. Guest speaker Dr. Susan Black, CEO, Conference Board of Canada.

Steering Committee:

Ottawa steering committee members include

  • Bob Egan

  • Tim Saunders

  • Meghan Strank

  • Kelsey West

  • Rob van Galder


For applications please go to the applications section of our site and follow the simple steps as outlined.

Contact Info

Bishop's graduates interested in becoming part of the BU Jump community please contact us at