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The Legal Innovation Zone at Ryerson University offers an end-to-end, internationally accessible service to help people with ideas grow them into global businesses. Our programming helps people launch and scale global businesses.
No matter where you are in your journey, the LIZ has a program for you!
An incubation program for legal tech startups developing innovative products and disruptive business models. We help market ready companies create a sustainable path to accelerated growth.
12-week, part-time program
Sprint Studio is an interactive online, free, 12-week intensive program that helps future entrepreneurs develop their proof of concept into a market-ready product.
Applications for this program are closed. Please check back for information on our next cohort.
6-week, part-time program
Concept Framework is a free, interactive online, 6-week part-time program that helps future entrepreneurs understand how to turn their innovative idea into a proof of concept.
Apply now for our Winter 2022 cohort of Concept Framework! Applications close January 14, 2022.
"Founded wouldn’t be where it is today without having the positive impact that the LIZ had on our startup. It really allowed us to get our bearings in terms of a company and allowed us to grow to where we are now.”
Co-Founder, Founded, external link
“It gave us space to grow a company and the conversations we had with other people who are building legal technology products was invaluable. I think it is pretty unique.”
Laura van Wyngaarden
Co-Founder & COO, Diligen, external link
“We took advantage of everything the LIZ has to offer, including networking events, Industry Nights, CEO circles. We couldn’t have done it without the LIZ’s help.”
Co-Founder & CEO, Evichat, external link