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CANADIAN - Innovation and Design Labs/Organizations
Type of Lab
Central Innovation Hub Ottawa, ON Government (Federal) N/A
Employment and Social Development Canada Innovation Lab Ottawa, ON Government (Federal) N/A
Policy Horizons Canada Ottawa, ON Government (Federal) (external link, opens in new window) 
J.W. McConnell Family Foundation Montreal, QC Independent (Non-Profit) (external link, opens in new window) 
NouLab NB Independent (external link, opens in new window) 
Guelph Lab Guelph, ON University, Government (Municipal) (external link, opens in new window) 
Edmonton Shift Lab Edmonton, AB Independent (Non-Profit) (external link, opens in new window) 
Alberta Co-Lab Edmonton, AB Government (Provincial) N/A
Skills Society Edmonton, AB Independent
Synthetikos Edmonton, AB Independent
Ashoka Canada Toronto, ON Non-profit
Institute for Competitiveness and Prosperity Toronto, ON Government Agency (Provincial)
MaRS Solutions Lab Toronto, ON Independent
OCAD Strategic Innovation Lab (sLab) Toronto, ON University
Social Innovation Generation (SiG) Toronto, ON Independent (Non-Profit)
Innovation Hub Toronto, ON Government (Provincial) N/A
Brookfield Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Toronto, ON Independent (Non-Profit)
Idea Couture Toronto, ON Independent
BC HubCap Vancouver, BC Government (Provincial)
InWithForward Vancouver, BC Independent
Tamarack Institute for Community Engagement Waterloo, ON Independent (Non-Profit)
Waterloo Institute for Social Innovation and Resilience (WISIR) Waterloo, ON Independent (Non-Profit), University
Social Innovation and Venture Creation (SIVC) Laurier Waterloo, ON University
INTERNATIONAL - Innovation and Design Labs/Organizations
Type of Lab
DesignGov - Australia (discontinued pilot) Australia Government
Centro de Innovacion Social - Colombia Colombia Independent
MindLab - Denmark Denmark Quasi-independent
Sitra - Finland Finland Independent
Fonds d'experimentation pour la jeunesse - France France Government
La 27e Region - France France Independent
Inclusive Policy Lab - UNESCO International Government  
Performance Management & Delivery Unit (PEMANDU) - Malaysia Malaysia Government
Open Mexico - Mexico Mexico Independent
Kennisland - Netherlands Netherlands Independent
PS21 Office - Singapore Singapore Government
Centre for Public Service Innovation - South Africa South Africa Government
Seoul Innovation Bureau - South Korea South Korea Government
Barcelona Urban Lab - Spain Spain Government,en/
VINNOVA - Sweden  Sweden Quasi-independent
UK Government Policy Lab - UK UK Government
Design Council - UK UK independent
What Works Policy Centres - UK UK independent
Nesta - UK UK Independent
Behavioural Insight Team - UK UK Quasi-independent
Warwick Policy Lab - University of Warwick, UK UK University
Social and Behavioural Science Team - US Government US Government
The LAB at the Office of Personnel Management in Washington DC  US Government
New Orleans Innovation Delivery Team - US US Government
New York City Innovation Zone (iZone) - US US Government
Investing in Innovation Fund (i3) - US US Government
Mayor's Office of New Urban Machanics - Boston, US US Government
Public Policy Lab - US US Independent
Centre for Public Impact - BCG Foundation  US Independent
Evidence for Policy Design - Harvard, US US University
Wagner Innovation Labs - NYU, US US University
ChangeLabs - Standford Univesrity, US US University
GovLabs - US  US University
D-Lab, MIT, US US University
Parson DESIS Lab - The New School, US US University
Policy Labs - University of Chicago  US University