Who Are Canada’s Most Influential Smart Home Startups in 2023?

Smart Homes are transforming the residential landscape in Canada. With the application of the internet of things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), and other cutting-edge technologies, they are providing homeowners with improved security, energy efficiency, and comfort. Here, we will take you on a virtual tour of some of the most promising Smart Home startups in Canada. These startups are creating innovative solutions to democratize Smart Home technology and make intelligent living a reality for Canadians.

From smart garbage disposal units to fragrance diffusers powered by AI and Machine Learning, these startups serve a wide range of home needs, combining comfort with eco-friendly aspects. No matter what area within the smart home landscape these startups are focusing on, they all have one common thread – a desire to improve the efficiency, security, and comfort of Canadian homes.

Fasten your seatbelts and join us on a journey through the world of Canadian Smart Home startups. This insight not only unveils the innovative solutions these startups present but also gives an overview of how they are revolutionizing the concept of ‘home’ in Canada.

RIFO Holding Group

RIFO Holding Group is a notable player in the smart home industry, providing innovative solutions for home realty. Co-founded by Charles Jiang and Johnson Ji, the startup operates in areas such as apps, data integration, financial services, fintech, home services, market research, real estate, smart home, and transaction processing.


Airzai is a tech company that aims to disrupt the fragrance industry using AI and Machine Learning. Co-founded by Muneeb Mushtaq and Nabeel Mushtaq, the startup operates in the space of artificial intelligence, direct marketing, hardware, machine learning, and smart home.


Moduly is working on the future of smart virtual power plants, offering resiliency, cost-saving, and clean energy. Founded by Alexandre Gibeault, Alvaro Macias Fernandez, and Jonathan Lamer, the startup is involved in clean energy, cleantech, energy, energy storage, hardware, renewable energy, smart home businesses.

Solar Adventure

Solar Adventure makes smart blinds for windows which can supplement electricity from the grind. The startup operates in the smart home, solar, and sustainability industry.

Leafi Home

Leafi Home creates smart home and IoT solutions. Co-founded by Christopher Pang and William Wang, the startup operates in the consumer electronics and smart home space.

AI Shading

AI Shading develops AI & IOT enabled technologies to reduce the environmental footprint from homes and buildings. The startup led by Zack Zhang is at the crossroads of artificial intelligence, cleantech, environmental engineering, green building, green consumer goods, IoT, real estate, smart building, smart cities, and smart home.

Sepura Home

Sepura Home brings to market the world’s first eco-friendly garbage disposal unit, making discarding food waste at home easy. Co-founded by Victor Nicolov, the startup is active in the cleantech, data mining, hardware, smart home, and waste management businesses.

Auxe Inc.

Auxe Inc. is a marketplace in the smart home and TV industry. Co-founded by Peter Semkowski and Rafael Recavarren.


Ceotech offers smart home technology and automation. Co-founded by Dmitry Gusev, Vladimir Shcherbukhin, and Yuri Gerber, the startup operates in hardware, information technology, IoT, smart home, and software engineering.


Piaro is a product design and development firm that specializes in IoT and connected products for residential and commercial use. It was founded by Antony Marik. They operate in energy management, Internet of Things, lighting, smart building, smart home businesses.

UCW Labs Ltd.

UCW Labs Ltd. provides services in IoT prototyping, embedded systems programming, custom hardware design, IoT integration, and custom software development. The startup covers various domains, such as analytics, AI, big data, cloud computing, cloud management, smart building, smart home, software engineering, web design, and web development.


Sprngpod delivers smart living spaces that are cost-effective and simple to operate. The startup operates in the spaces of assisted living, information technology, and smart home.

Mr. Star

Mr. Star offers trusted and convenient digital services at your door. Co-founded by Milad Razban, the startup operates in consumer, consumer electronics, home services, smart home, and technical support businesses.


Urbie is an online marketplace for air purifier products operating in the consumer electronics, e-commerce, and smart home industry.


nuInside allows users to easily build their own smart devices. The startup led by Nicolas Debray works in consumer electronics, DIY, electronics, information technology, internet of things, smart home, and software businesses.

With their innovative solutions, these Canadian smart home startups are not only creating convenience and efficiency for homeowners but are also contributing to a more sustainable and eco-friendly future.

Looking to amplify your brand’s impact in Canada’s thriving startup and investment sector? Join the league of innovators, leaders, and decision-makers making a difference through Canada Venture News. Engage with our audience of startup founders, investors, and executives through sponsored articles and partnerships. Discover more on our Promotion & Sponsored Articles page or email us directly at [email protected]. Let’s shape your story together.

Canada Venture News

CanadaVenture.news is a Canadian venture magazine that covers startups, business, technology, and innovation in Canada. The online publication provides news, insights, and resources for entrepreneurs, investors, and business professionals, featuring articles, interviews, and analysis of the latest trends and developments in the Canadian startup ecosystem.