Brookfield Institute is dedicated to strengthening the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem within Canada. We achieve this mission by funding and incubating projects, and being a source of policy expertise and thought leadership. Our work is made possible by a generous donation from Jack Cockwell and the Brookfield Partners Foundation. We are housed within Ryerson University in the heart of Toronto, Canada.

Ryerson University is Canada’s leader in innovative and career-focused education. Its student-fuelled innovation ecosystem is exemplified through a number of programs and spaces such as the DMZ, Ryerson’s business incubator and co-working space for entrepreneurs from all disciplines.
Celestica is dedicated to delivering end-to-end product lifecycle solutions to drive our customers’ success. Through our simplified global operations network and information technology platform, we are solid partners who deliver informed, flexible solutions that enable our customers to succeed in the markets they serve. Committed to providing a truly differentiated customer experience, our agile and adaptive employees share a proud history of demonstrated expertise and creativity that provides our customers with the ability to overcome complex challenges. .
STEAMLabs is a non-profit Maker Space where people of all ages and abilities can access high tech tools, learn, and create. It is a space that emphasizes applications of science, technology engineering, art, and math to invent the future. Located in the heart of Toronto at 192 Spadina at Queen, STEAMLabs will anchor the ground floor of the new 64,000 sq ft headquarters of the Centre for Social Innovation. The Maker Space is an entry point for both youth and adults looking to engage with digital fabrication, coding, hands-on making and electronics.