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The StartWell Innovation Centre

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This event space features modern industrial decor throughout – a single-floor detached building with parking in front, two entrances, soaring 16-foot ceilings, massive windows + 6 skylights, washrooms and an open kitchenette. A unique space for truly inspired events.

Capacity: 150+ seated (theatre) / 60+ seated (training/workshop at desks) / 200+ standing (cocktail)

Included With Rental
  • High Speed WiFi – enterprise grade network with custom SSID (‘network name’) for no charge
  • Open Kitchenette – with sink, dishwasher, fridges, microwave, & robot that brews tea!
  • Stage – A lecturn/podium, speaker seating for keynotes, fireside chats and discussion panels
  • Presentation materials: Whiteboard markers and magnetic whiteboard erasers, large Post-It easel pads, 2 magnetic tripod Whiteboard/flip-chart easels, 2 magnetic whiteboards on wheels.
  • Complimentary Tea & Coffee – Brewed fresh in-house
  • Sound system – (for presentations & music, with wired and wireless microphones)
  • Presentation Screens – Large Smart TVs on wheels (with HDMI connections), Ceiling-mounted Projector with screen
  • Furniture – (tables and chairs + couches and coffee tables in social space, with optional folding chairs for presentations)
Optional Extras
  • Staffing – We can arrange for servers, bartenders, security and other staffing as needed for your event.
  • Catering & Food service – our preferred vendor partner creates custom menu and service solutions for any need or limitation (allergies or meal type are not a problem.)
  • Photography (our photographers don’t watermark their shots and let you do whatever you’d like with photos captured at the event.)
  • Videography – footage of your event; raw or edited into a finished production you can share however you want.
  • Livestreaming – we can setup single or multi-cam live recordings of events at the venue, to stream on a single channel like Facebook or to multiple channels (YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIN, Private Servers using RTSP) simultaneously.
  • Professional Podcast Studio – book the studio and use our mic equipment to record content with your event participants
  • Extra Space – we have 10 break-out and meeting rooms on-campus – sized from 2 to 20 people per room.

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The Perfect Location

*The venue comes with 5 available parking spots on our lot, just in front of the building.

Street parking can be found easily in the neighbourhood plus just a 3 minute walk away there is underground paid parking at Upark 775 King Street West.

Past Event Hosts at StartWell

*Some of the organizations who have hosted events at StartWell’s event space options in downtown Toronto’s King West neighbourhood:

Redstone Agency
Cronos Group
MPI
Delvinia
Vena
TechStars
Augmented World Expo at StartWell
World Vision at StartWell
Labatt at StartWell
BetaKit at StartWell
Camunda at StartWell
Mozilla Foundation at StartWell
Shopify at StartWell
Lazaridis Institute at StartWell
Canadian Film Centre Media Lab at StartWell