U of T introduces plans for innovation hub

August 13, 2018

The University of Toronto has unveiled plans for its downtown innovation centre. According to strategy, the proposed centre will house the U of T Entrepreneurship program, the Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence and the Innovations & Partnerships Office. “Our aspiration is to help build a new cornerstone for the Canadian economy,” stated Scott Mabury, U of T’s VP of Operations. strategy adds that the project’s first phase will include a 14-storey tower dedicated to startup companies and established corporate partners. U of T expects the first phase to be completed in 2021.