Develop your startup mindset.
Learn to tackle real-world problems.
Co-create with design thinkers & makers.
DesignJam Toronto is our "big tent" jamboree, an all-day gathering of 120 design leaders & learners, sharing ideas & tools while working to understand and reframe a complex problem. On Saturday March 28 at MaRS in downtown Toronto, this event centres on the massive challenges and opportunities for traffic and transit in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA). Nicknamed "TrafficJam," the event enables aspiring entrepreneurs, mentors and teams to conceive and develop creative perspectives and innovative actions.
The Unfinished Lecture is an event series hosted by Strategic Innovation Lab at OCAD University and sponsored by Torch Innovation. Part of the Unfinished Business initiative, the lectures are intended to generate an open conversation about strategic innovation in the business and design of commercial enterprises and public organizations.
Pre-competitive purposes / innovation / research / collaboration refers to early stage, multi-sector, “market development” efforts that aim to open up space and capacity for cooperation & competition by developing knowledge, expectations, standards.