The DFZ is an interdisciplinary incubator where emerging entrepreneurs build their ideas. Nubo Lamp, Product by DFZ Member L. Lai & A. Korolj The DFZ does not charge membership fees, take royalties, profits or revenues from incubated startups. STEFANAKOU, Wearable by DFZ Member S. Stefanakou From concept development to 3D prototyping and beyond, the DFZ facilitates the incubation and acceleration of innovative ideas and strategically propels them towards real-life application. Rare Item, Product by DFZ Member M. Gertler Join the DFZ to incubate your idea. Membership is free and open to the public! Foot[age]: Bata Shoe Museum, Installation by DFZ Member S. Lipsit, S. Pollock, S. Morris, K. Runnals, V. Mininni, N. Khan, M. Asurov, & F. Tisler PNEU, Installation by DFZ Members Kelly Wolcroft, Rutuja Atre, Dominique DiLibero, Gloria Zhou, Garbo Zhu, Emily Allan DFZ Fast Facts 80+ Projects DFZ Members have produced over 80 projects. 250+ Members Members include Ryerson students, alumni and entrepreneurs from the wider community. 10 Commercial Projects The DFZ has incubated eight commercial businesses and is currently incubating 10 more. Technology + Space DFZ Members receive access to the latest technology, workshops, and space. Mentors The DFZ has Mentors with experience in fields like architecture, interior design, digital fabrication, business, and more. Programming + Events DFZ produces over 15 events, talks, workshops, lectures, forums and socials each year. DFZ Projects Want to make your idea a reality? Learn about becoming a DFZ Member here.