LEAP@Concordia is the Concordia research branch of the main research lab LEAP of Universite de Montreal and is therefore financed in part by them. Similar to the researcher from Universite de Montreal, the researchers of LEAP@Concordia work with research teams from all over the world, collaborating closely in partnership and through networks.

Laboratoire d'étude de l'architecture potentielle
Founded in 2001, the Laboratoire d'étude de l'architecture potentielle (L.E.A.P. or Research Laboratory of Potential Architecture) is devoted to the theories and practices of contemporary architecture. L.e.a.p. considers architecture from the point of view of the project, in essence, the double point of view of the process of conception and the mediation of cultures.
La Chaire de Recherche sur les Concours
Intersecting epistemological thinking, professional and educational issues, the research chair in architecture dedicated to the study of practices in the design of built environments, emphasising on the analysis of competitions, both across Canada and internationally.
District 3
District 3 is an ecosystem at the heart of the Concordia University. Our mission is to bring people together, to create, transform, and innovate. It is a place where creative people, entrepreneurs, engineers and partners can meet and leverage each other’s skills and expertise. By bringing people together, we will accelerate the innovation process. We want to empower people by linking them to experienced coaches, mentors, entrepreneurs, and community members.
The Topological Media Lab
Was established in 2001 as a trans-disciplinary atelier-laboratory for collaborative research creation. The TML’s technical research areas include: realtime video, sound synthesis, embedded sensors, gesture tracking, physical computing, media choreography, and active textiles. Its application areas lie in movement arts, speculative architecture, and experimental philosophy.
David O’Brien Centre for Sustainable Enterprise
Named after benefactor David O’Brien, Chairman of RBC and Encana, the David O’Brien Centre for Sustainable Enterprise (DOCSE) was inaugurated in November 2009. Paul Shrivastava, the Centre’s director, spearheads the Centre’s efforts to be the leader in developing business practices that support corporate social responsibility, environmental health and safety, environmental management, community, and greening activities.