Atlantic Canada’s commercialization and industry liaison network

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Katrin Sommerfeld

Programs Manager
(902) 421-5678
ksommerfeld@springboardatlantic.ca

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Working with our members, Katrin is looking after the Innovation Mobilization (IM) Program as well as special Pilot Projects, which help industry engage with researchers and works to commercialize institutional opportunities or to solve industry challenges. The goal is to advance as many technologies and knowhow as possible, mobilizing the knowledge that resides within member institutions into industry and to foster industry engagement. 

With her previous experience as an AIF project manager at Acadia University, Katrin has developed her knowledge of commercializing and protecting IP and has been working indirectly with Springboard for the last 5 years via the IM Program.

In her free time, she enjoys fiber arts, running, gardening and baking.