Turning discoveries into innovative solutions the world needs


Innovation Mobilization and Partnerships (IMP) has a two-part, interrelated mandate:

  • Innovation Mobilization:  Creating significant and sustainable value for society, industry and the environment, by helping researchers explore pathways to impact for their innovations, including patenting, licensing, and venture creation.

  • Partnerships: Helping researchers engage in strategic partnerships and creating strong innovation ecosystem partnerships to pave the way to innovation impact. *The core functions of this unit include:
    • Intellectual property
    • Technology transfer
    • Enterprise creation
    • Research and commercialization legal services
    • Industry engagement and partnerships
    • Contracts and agreements with industry, governments and community partners




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