Transferring University Developed Technologies

How good are Canadian Uni’s? Universities are known for the research undertaken by faculty and students. But how much of the research conducted by universities gets licensed to companies or ever reaches the public? This is important, as our universities are publicly funded. According to some studies Canada doesn’t rank …

Universities and Intellectual Property

Centres of Innovation or Bottlenecks on Knowledge Sharing?[shareaholic app=”share_buttons” id=”15180628″][printfriendly] Several reports over the past decade identify Canada as a highly innovative country[1]. However, many reports give Canada a failing grade when it comes to the commercialization of innovation technologies. The Global Innovation Index ranks Canada 16th. Many of these …