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Studio Rental

Facilitate strategic planning sessions, design sprints, hackathons, innovation facilitation and leadership training at OCAD U CO. The perfect collaborative space for large groups to team-build, share new ideas, learn and innovate!

OCAD U CO STUDIO

In 2018, we opened Canada’s best facility for design training and facilitation. Situated on Toronto’s waterfront, this 14,000 square foot space is home to four large innovation studios, a commons space for large events and conference, a suite of formal and informal meeting spaces, and our in-house design-led startups and entrepreneurs.

Get inspired in our innovation studio on Toronto’s waterfront

  • For groups of up to 175
  • Studio style environment
  • Collide with startups, executives, and researchers
  • Minutes from Union Station
  • Really, really good expresso coffee

OUR FACILITY

Innovation Studios

  • Executive training
  • Program delivery
  • Reconfigurable / flexible space
  • Breakout & seminar space
  • Open space for event hosting
  • AV rich environment
  • Spaces can merge & separate to match program needs

Innovation Studio 1

27’ x 40’ = 1080 sq ft

Features

  • Boardroom, theatre, or studio style setup
  • East facing, floor-to-ceiling windows with tons of natural light
  • Floor-to-ceiling whiteboards
  • Modular, foldable walls  open and close as needed to Innovation Studio 2 + Commons

Audio Visual Capabilities

Innovation Studio 2

27’ x 27’ = 729 sq ft

Features

  • Boardroom, theatre, or studio style setup
  • South & East facing, floor-to-ceiling windows with tons of natural light
  • Lake view
  • Floor-to-ceiling whiteboards
  • Full AV capabilities
  • Modular, foldable walls to join with Studio 1 + 3 for more space

Audio Visual Capabilities

Innovation Studio 3

29’ x 23’ = 667 sq ft

Features

  • South facing, floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Lake view
  • Modular, foldable walls to Studio 2 with whiteboard surface
  • Access to break out space with seating for 5 and 10ft whiteboard wall

Audio Visual Capabilities

Innovation Studio 4

992 sq ft

Features

  • Boardroom, theatre, or studio style setup
  • East facing, floor-to-ceiling windows with tons of natural light
  • Floor-to-ceiling whiteboard
  • Full AV capabilities 

Audio Visual Capabilities

BOARDROOm

190 sq ft

Features

  • Private Room with a solid boardroom table
  • Built in floor-to-ceiling whiteboard walls
  • Large floor-to-ceiling interior window
  • TV Monitor for AV needs with HDMI and Barco enabled
  • Conference phone capability

COMMONS

30’ x 60’ = 1800 sq ft

Features

  • Large open space connected to reception
  • Hackathon, studio, theatre, or rounds setup
  • Commercial-grade espresso station
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Lounge seating 
  • 25ft of whiteboard wall
  • Access to a 6 person break out space
  • 4 person meeting room with conference calling capabilities
We thank the Government of Canada for their generous support in making our studio space possible.

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