Discover innovation at U of T
Our entrepreneurs have secured more than $1.5 billion in investment and created more than 500 startup companies over the past decade.
U of T is at Collision
Join 40,000 people as they connect online for Collision 2021 – one of the largest tech conferences in North America. This year, U of T is hosting a virtual Masterclass, where our innovation ecosystem leaders will reveal how to plug into research opportunities, adopt bleeding-edge technologies, connect with startups and more.
Collision speaker series
Prepare to be inspired by Allen Lau and Geoffrey Hinton at Collision 2021. Lau, a U of T alum and co-founder and CEO of Wattpad, is helping entertain and connect the world through stories. Celebrated as the godfather of AI, Hinton, a University Professor Emeritus, continues to push the boundaries of deep learning.
Explore U of T’s innovative startups with their world-class strengths ranging from advanced materials and manufacturing to regenerative medicine and AI.
Our startups’ achievements are anchored in U of T’s strengths in revolutionary fields such as health sciences, AI and information technology. To discover more, get the Entrepreneurship newsletter.
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No matter what idea you’re looking to spark, we have the tools, resources and depth of expertise to unlock its potential, and to start, grow and scale your business.
Accelerators & Incubators
U of T's diverse accelerators and incubators serve students and faculty from all disciplines and levels of experience. Bring your big idea to life, or level up your existing business.
Courses & Programs
U of T offers more than 80 programs and 170 courses to help aspiring entrepreneurs gain the insight and business acumen they need to succeed.
Established through a generous gift from Gerald Schwartz and Heather Reisman, the Schwartz Reisman Innovation Centre will be the new home of the Schwartz Reisman Institute for Technology and Society, the Vector Institute and University of Toronto Entrepreneurship, as well as a hub for student- and faculty-led startups.