Innovation + knowledge mobilization

SFU’s innovation programs foster an entrepreneurial culture that transforms ideas and discoveries into companies, products and services. Academic programs that integrate entrepreneurship training and education complement mentorship programs that assist students in developing business skills and new ventures. And our business acceleration programs supplement networking and funding programs that link SFU innovators with investors, industry, markets and governments.

Our full spectrum of innovation programs includes:

SFU Innovates is a suite of initiatives, including a space for open innovation in Vancouver’s digital technologies sector, that will inspire, develop and support impact-driven innovation and entrepreneurship. 

SFU mobilizes knowledge for economic and social impact through: