The Generator is 5,000 sqft of incubator office space available to technology startup companies on a competitive basis. An initiative developed between Discovery Parks and the City of Vancouver in 2011, early-stage technology companies apply to win 12 months of free work space. With access to mentors and programming provided by Discovery Parks, Nimbus Synergies and LifeSciences BC, the companies also have support available to thrive and grow.


Next Competition Dates:
Business Plan Submission Deadline – February 4th, 2022 at 5pm.
Short-listed applicants will be contacted mid March regarding the interview date.
Winners announced mid April.
Move-in June 1, 2022.

Full Competition details here.

Questions? Want to visit the Generator before applying?
Contact the Discovery Parks team: *Due to COVID-19, we are currently doing tours virtually. Please contact us for further information.

The Generator is based on the concept that free-flowing ideas, minimal barriers and a belief in serendipity accelerate the growth and success of technology companies.

We would like to respectively acknowledge that The Generator is situated on the traditional unceded land of the Coast Salish peoples–Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations.