CDL-Toronto is located at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. Launched in 2012, it was the first CDL location established and was the brainchild created by the need to merge science-based projects with business expertise to create massively scalable ventures. It currently offers seven streams: Prime, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain-AI, Cities, Health, Quantum, and Space. The QML [...]
The Hatchery serves University of Toronto students looking to start an entrepreneurial venture by providing an ecosystem of resources and relationships to turn your brilliant idea into a viable business.
The UTEST Program is part of U of T’s growing ecosystem of incubators and commercialization support services. In partnership with MaRS Innovation, it provides nascent software companies with start-up funding, mentoring, business strategy and office space in the MaRS Discovery District facility.
I-CUBE is the business accelerator at the Institute for Management & Innovation, University of Toronto Mississauga. I-CUBE offers students and community youth early-stage business development and commercialization services including an entrepreneurial curriculum, business advisory services, collaborative space, expert speaker sessions, and a mentorship program.
UPPlift is an urban pilot program identifying emergent smart city solutions and facilitating live technology demonstration aimed at resolving city challenges and achieving technology vision statements from or test-beds (private and public sector portfolios). Urban asset owners and managers achieve savings, improved operations and value added features, and the host city becomes a living lab.
ventureLAB is where talented entrepreneurs get help bringing their innovations to market. We apply a unique combination of mentoring, partnering, and connecting to help pioneering entrepreneurs turn their great ideas into globally competitive businesses with successful start-up business training.
Since its inception in 2011, ventureLAB has supported over 3,000 start-ups in the fields of:
Advanced health technology
The VICC is a progressive economic development initiative led by the City of Vaughan in partnership with local and international companies, institutions, and not-for-profit organizations. VICC programs and services support established businesses with the localization of technologies to commercialize new, innovative products here and abroad.
A free VICC membership provides you with access to a thriving business innovation network, education [...]