This program helps UCalgary students and post-doctoral fellows learn how to transform an idea into a venture with the support of active learning workshops, coaching and mentorship, and tools and resources.
This program helps UCalgary researchers, clinicians, postdocs, graduate students and staff transform their health research into a commercial product. The resources provided to the participants equips them with the skills, knowledge, and industry contacts to pitch their ideas at a final event for a chance to win up to $100k to commercialize their product.
Falling Walls is an international forum for the next generation of outstanding innovators and creative thinkers. Its aim is to promote exceptional ideas and to connect promising scientists and entrepreneurs from all fields on a global level.
Life Science Innovation Fellowship
A full-time, two-year program that provides experiential learning in research and development (R&D) commercialization/startup creation for life sciences entrepreneurs. Offers up to $200k in startup funding.
CDL-Rockies Seed-Stage Program
A group of carefully selected and highly successful entrepreneurs and angel investors work with founders to break down complex business challenges and define high priority, measureable objectives with opportunities for investment available.