Get involved

Apply to our programs, partner with us, fund our activities, or to learn more.

Attend an event

We run multiple events every week, either by us or by communities hosted at Building 21.

See what's on
Lightning Talks
Multiple Times
Eclectic idea sharing with crowd-sourced critique from the interdisciplinary community. Come share your project's progress and listen to everyone else's ideas
Soup & PhD
Tuesdays, 6pm – 8pm
Are you doing a PhD and finding it hard to meet other students? Come hang out over free soup
McGill Neurotech
Sundays, 9am – 12pm, 2:30pm – 4pm
Creating brain-controlled applications from start to finish
Variable times
Cozy fireside conversations with hackers, builders, and tech entrepreneurs

Fund or partner with us

Help take Building 21 to the next level by supporting us in the following ways.

Get in touch
Become a donor
Directly support our mission by providing funding for our scholars, operations, and ongoing projects.
Partner with scholars
Sponsor scholars to pursue impactful topics attached to your business' research and development.
Collaborate on research
Build bridges with our scholars as a mentor or supervisor to advance the pursuit knowledge together.

Contact us

Building 21
General contact


Ollivier Dyens
Co-director, Building 21


Anita Parmar
Co-director, Building 21

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