Atlantic Canada’s commercialization and industry liaison network


How Springboard is helping industry

Springboard provides companies with access to university and college research expertise across the region, cementing its role as Atlantic Canada’s foremost technology transfer and commercialization network. Our network members are strategically placed to help you tap into the skills and equipment you need.

How you can participate

Springboard is proud to offer a number of programs and services designed to bridge the gap between your company’s needs, and the appropriate solutions, empowering you with utility and information. In collaboration with Springboard, you can access:

  • Faculty expertise and research insights (If you’re looking for an expert in your field, contact us! We will help you find the ideal fit, and even facilitate an introduction.)
  • Speciality equipment and facilities
  • Opportunities to license new and exciting discoveries, giving your company a new competitive edge
  • Funding programs for collaborative research (Research collaboration with universities and colleges are comparatively affordable, and our members can help you to find and apply for the program that fits your needs.)
  • Contracts for routine work on a fee for service basis
  • Opportunities to renew and expand your company’s technology (Opportunity is almost as exciting as success. Read about real projects that have moved forward as a result of Springboard’s collaborative programs, here.)

Your needs are unique - contact us for more information on how we can tailor a custom arrangement specific to your goals.

We realize that every situation is unique. Contact us to see how we could tailor an arrangement to match your specific needs