SFU Industry Engagement supports the university’s innovation strategy, SFU Innovates, and creates innovations that benefit society.

Our services include:

  • Intellectual property protection and commercialization assistance
  • Industry partnership development
  • Knowledge transfer leadership

Do you have an invention? Tell us first!

Be sure to inform IE of any prior or upcoming disclosures, such as conference abstracts and publications so we can help you protect your invention.


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Industry / Community

We are able to amplify your innovation request across SFU's three campuses and over 100 labs, centres and institutes; help you prepare a statement of work; and guide you through the many services offered by the university.

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IP Protection and

Our straightforward process provides you with quick, flexible options for protecting your intellectual property. 

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and Staff

Industry Enagement's leadership team includes lawyers, intellectual property experts, scientists and business specialists with wide range of experience.

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