Your personalized gateway to the North American market.

A two-week intensive program.

DMZYYZ is a customized two-week intensive soft landing program in Toronto, Canada that assists international growth-stage startups integrate within the Canadian innovation ecosystem. This program will provide the opportunity for participating startups to scale in North America through DMZ programming (ranked #1 Incubator by UBI Global) and the Toronto ecosystem.

This bespoke program is tailored towards each company’s unique needs and will consist of several one on one deep dive sessions with coaches, tailored workshops and the opportunity to engage with investors, coaches, mentors, customers and the community.


  • Need to improve your growth strategy but completed your product testing?
  • Need investor support but not marketing?
  • Wherever you are on your journey, DMZYYZ will meet you right there.

"It’s a boost for your startup, for foreign companies especially, it’s gate to Canadian market. You tap right into the middle of a network, not just 2 or 3 LinkedIn meetings but you dive into a community and you are surrounded by customers and mentors."

- Kata Ludvig, 2019 DMZYYZ Participant from Hungary, CMO of BankZee


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Interested in applying?

For more information, contact Omar El Araby, Strategic Projects Coordinator.

The DMZ is a world-leading tech accelerator that helps high-potential startups scale and grow to world-class businesses.
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