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The Innovation Boost Zone has temporarily moved all of its operations online. We continue to work remotely with our members and provide digital programming.


Fostering the Entrepreneurial Mindset

The Innovation Boost Zone (IBZ) has a vision of becoming the hub and destination for entrepreneurial collaboration, partnership, learning and capacity building, thus accelerating the development of Canada‚Äôs future entrepreneurs. The IBZ team is tirelessly working on achieving this goal by identifying and recruiting early-stage/pre-revenue entrepreneurs from Ryerson and the broader Toronto community. 

Want to learn more about the Innovation Boost Zone? Read more about us and what we offer! 

Becoming a Member

Entrepreneurs receive the support they need from the IBZ team to build their capacity through access to co-working space, coaching, funding, advice, education and stage-specific programming. The incubator accepts applications on a rolling basis throughout the year and startups can be incubated for up to three years.

Ready to apply and incubate with us? 



Engaging with the IBZ Community

Everyone is welcome to drop-in to events and engage with opportunities hosted by the Innovation Boost Zone. IBZ hosts a multitude of events and programs from design challenges, workshops, tours, bootcamps and more. You'll have the opportunity to learn about new ideas, gain valuable skills and network with employers in the corporate innovation space and beyond. 

Want to stay in the loop on all of these events and opportunities?