You are now in the main content area

News & Events

Upcoming

About Our Programs & Events

An icon of a pencil and a wrench laying crossed over one another.
Skills-building Workshops

Tailored to develop 21st century skills, these workshops provide an easy avenue to try something new.

Arduino, 3D printing, laser cutting, improv, & more.

An icon of a celebration horn.
Socials

Our socials create connections that last far beyond us, and has created one of our most valuable assets: our tight-knit community.

Ice cream socials and mixers.

An icon of a launched rocket ship.
Startup-focused

These workshops help get your startup from the lightbulb moment to being ready for a pitch competition.

How-to series, pitch for your meal, and topical tutorials.

An icon of an open book with fake lines of text on the pages. There is also a lightbulb on the right page.
Courses

Learning is done best outside of the classroom–there, we said it. The SDZ facilitates three courses at Toronto Metropolitan University:

An icon of a trophy
Innovation Challenges

We offer new innovation challenges each term. Learn about, opens in new window what we offered in Winter 2022!

An icon with a person giving a presentation. They are standing infront of a screen that displays a bar chart.
Student Skills-training Program

Similar to an internship, this program pairs students with SDZ startups. Through this 4 month collaboration, students can build industry-relevant skills and startups can gain operational support and fresh perspectives.

Connect with us to learn about opportunities this term!