• Leverage IDEABOOST’s Global Network

    Expert mentoring from leaders in Canada, Hollywood, Silicon Valley and Beyond

  • Fast Track Your Entry into the Global Entertainment Ecosystem

    Supercharge your business and investment opportunities with IDEABOOST and its Founding Partner Corus Entertainment

  • APPLY NOW TO IDEABOOST NETWORK CONNECT: SUMMER ACCELERATOR BEGINS MARCH 2017!

    Six companies to be selected from eligible members of Network Connect

Transforming Media and Entertainment

IDEABOOST is a Toronto-based business accelerator and startup community for companies that are building the next generation of technology-based media and entertainment products, services, and brands. An initiative of the Canadian Film Centre’s Media Lab, in partnership with Corus Entertainment, IDEABOOST provides high–potential Canadian startups with seed investment, mentorship, and access to its network. The next IDEABOOST Accelerator cohort runs March - June, 2017. Acceptance into Network Connect is required for all Accelerator applicants. 

BOOST your company in Network Connect

Apply today to become part of IDEABOOST Network Connect, our community affiliates program for companies that are building the next generation of technology-based media and entertainment products, services and brands.  Network Connect provides access to mentors and experts, peer collaboration and networking, resources and perks and selected investor review.
Acceptance into Network Connect is required for all Accelerator applicants. 

Accelerated Companies

Synervoz
Liquid Cinema
Little Robot Friends
Brinx
Mighty Cast
itsme
MBLOK
SilmCut Media
TuneStars
Vertical
Bubl Technology
Albedo Informatics
Mediazoic
Think Dirty
All Play, No Work
Magnify Digital
BeMused Network
AnimangaPLUS
Wondereur
AsapSCIENCE
ApprenticeA Productions
Navi
Repable
SAM
Big Terminal
Eigenuity Inc.
Pinch VR

Latest News

The sixth cohort of CFC Media Lab’s IDEABOOST Accelerator kicked off this weekend. As the six startups begin their intensive four-month journey, we sat down with each of the founders to find out what makes them tick.Jonathan Gagne, Brinx... Read More
Wed, 03/08/2017 - 23:50
Goodmans LLP, a program partner of CFC Media Lab’s IDEABOOST Accelerator, has compiled a handy free legal guide that is a must-read for all startups in the technology sector.The leading expert in the field of technology law, Goodmans LLP... Read More
Tue, 02/21/2017 - 05:35
Let’s face it. Who wants to review 2016? It’s probably one of the worst years on record. We’re still mourning the death of Bowie, Cohen and Prince, to mention only a few, while a host of Voldemorts seem set to wreak havoc on our planet – unless... Read More
Fri, 12/16/2016 - 08:00

The end of the year traditionally generates crystal-ball gazing from pundits and digerati. After a tumultuous 2016, it may be advisable to exercise extra caution about reasonable expectations for 2017. But predict them we must, for IDEABOOST sits... Read More
Tue, 12/13/2016 - 21:25

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