The IF Centre is scheduled to open in 2017. Phase I will include shared office and administration space, most of the common areas, and the core maker-space production & manufacturing areas. This will include high-tech machining, wood working, textiles, the design shop, the finishing area and food computing Phase II – which will include the Wet Labs, the hot areas, the computer/robotics area. Phase III which includes, the commercial kitchen the food processing line, and the Café, and the balance of the common area amenities – is currently scheduled to open in 2018. All areas will open and receive more equipment as membership and fundraising allows.