Are you an artist, designer, performer, writer or cultural worker who wants to:
Start or grow your creative business
Increase earnings from your artistic work
Find learning opportunities on your schedule
Grow your professional network
Artscape Launchpad offers a variety of programs for artists and creative professionals. We help you launch or expand a business or organization.
No experience required; [...]
Biomedical Zone is a newly established joint collaboration between Ryerson University and St Michael’s Hospital. Biomedical Zone is:
An innovative collaboration space for entrepreneurs, clinicians, and scientists,
A domain of clinical immersion for entrepreneurs and biomedical innovators to advance commercial ventures, and
A conduit for clinicians and scientists to leverage entrepreneurial resources of the DMZ.
The Biomedical Zone is [...]
Blueline Bioscience is a biotech incubator established by Versant Ventures in Toronto, Canada. Headquartered in the MaRS Discovery District of Toronto, Blueline Bioscience works with academic and medical researchers across Canada to translate discoveries into early-stage biotechnology companies
Canada’s Music Incubator (CMI) is a not-for-profit incubator based in Toronto with a mandate to help artists, touring professionals and artist managers evolve from starter companies into sustainable businesses through hands-on networking, mentoring and collaboration.
Originally founded by Coalition Music in 2012, CMI established itself as a distinct entity in November 2014. CMI and all three incubation programs (Artist [...]
The Community Innovation Lab is where entrepreneurs go for cutting edge, unique training programs to help take their business to the next level. Whether you have a start-up or an established business, Community Innovation Lab programs can help. We are funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation, Ontario Centres of Excellence and other community partners. The programs are free to attend [...]
Cookhouse Lab gives insurers the creative place to think out of the box, invent and shape the future of insurance. It is a test kitchen in which insurers collaborate with each other and combine organizational knowledge with other ‘ingredients’ such as innovation experts, legal counsel, designers and entrepreneurs to create the customer experience of tomorrow.
The DMZ at Ryerson University is one of Canada’s largest business incubators for emerging tech startups. The top-ranked university incubator in North America and third in the world, it helps startups succeed by connecting them with customers, advisors, influencers and other entrepreneurs.
The DMZ is open to all startups that meet its criteria — no Ryerson affiliation is required. Startups [...]
DRIVEN Accelerator Group is a non-profit social enterprise created to improve the socio-economic status of women, people of colour, youth and highly skilled newcomers through innovative technology based programming. DRIVEN Accelerator Group develops programming that trains and supports individuals that are committed to building transformative technology services and products. The goal is to accelerate the career or entrepreneurial growth of [...]
Food Starter focuses on helping early-stage food processors commercialize and scale the development of their food products. Food Starter can increase an entrepreneur’s chances of success in commercializing a food product and offers an array of programs for food entrepreneurs.
A Creator Studio for the modern creative entrepreneur – we call them #TheCreatorClass. Join our global community of photographers, filmmakers and cultural leaders to benefit from:
Our Cultural Hub
Our Production Studio
Futurpreneur Canada has been fueling the entrepreneurial passions of Canada’s young enterprise since 1996. We are the only national, non-profit organization that provides financing, mentoring and business resources to aspiring business owners aged 18-39. We connect these young entrepreneurs with the support they need to turn their ideas into thriving businesses and create employment opportunities for themselves and others.
What is Genesis: UJA Federation’s Centre for Jewish Innovation? Genesis aims to enhance Toronto’s Jewish community by nurturing Jewish non-profit initiatives as well as the personal career mentoring of young adults. Genesis will be drawing on the expertise of our diverse and multi-talented community members to accomplish these goals.
What are the activities of the Centre for [...]