License U of T Technologies

Who is this for?

Industry and other parties interested in licensing or otherwise using University of Toronto (U of T) technologies or working with spinoff companies based on U of T intellectual property.

What do I need before I can begin?

No information is required to begin. If you have questions regarding licensing University of Toronto (U of T) technologies or working with our spinoff companies, please reach out to the Innovations & Partnerships Office: Director, Innovations at 416-946-5515.

Technology Licensing & Startup Opportunities

The University of Toronto (U of T) is a global leader in turning research into products, services, companies and jobs. The Innovations & Partnerships Office (IPO) is your one-stop-shop to license these technologies or work with spinoff companies based on U of T intellectual property (IP). IPO’s team of technology transfer professionals make the process as quick and easy as possible.

Use the Technology Explorer below to discover market-ready innovations and companies based on U of T IP or contact us to find custom solutions.

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Technology Explorer

Technology Keywords
Cryosparc: Accelerated Protein Structure Determination from Cryo-EM 3D imaging , Advanced Health Technologies , Artificial Intelligence (AI) , Companies , Drug Discovery , Electron Microscopy , Machine Learning , Pharmaceutical Research / Manufacturing , Pharmaceuticals , Proteins , Research Tools , Software 
D-PHI: Elastomers for Use with Protein Based Media Regenerative Medicine , Sensors & Instrumentation , Tissue Engineering 
Deep Learning Performance and Energy Optimization Techniques Artificial Intelligence (AI) , Chips , Companies , Computer Hardware , Deep Learning , Electrical and Computer Engineering , Smart Cities , Software 
Distance Mapping Camera Cameras , Distance Mapping , Indoor Localization , Smart Cities 
EEG-Based Image Reconstruction Artificial Intelligence (AI) , Brain-Computer Interface , Communications , Deep Learning , Health & Related Life Sciences , Medical Implants and Prosthetics , MRI , Neurological Disorders , Research Tools , Software 
Electrochemical Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing Device Antibiotics , Bacterial detection , Detection Methods , Electrochemical Detection , Microelectrodes , Microfluidics , Point-of-Care 
Employing Wayfinding and Bottom-Up Knowledge Discovery and Information Flow in Infrastructure and Construction Projects Construction , Context sensitive design , Knowledge management systems , Project Management , Smart Cities 
Excimer-Based Molecular Tool for Detection of Proximally Phosphorylated Protein Sites Cancer , Detection Methods , Fluorescent sensors , Proteins , Sensors & Instrumentation 
Glucose-Responsive Microgels and Microneedle Patch to Prevent Hypoglycemia in Diabetics Advanced Health Technologies , Biomaterials , Biotechnology , Medical Devices , metabolic syndromes , Nanomaterials and Nanoparticles , Sensors & Instrumentation , Therapeutics 
HippoCamera: Digital Memory Augmentation Advanced Health Technologies , Artificial Intelligence (AI) , Cameras , Communications , Companies , Digital Media , Health & Related Life Sciences , Image and video processing , Learning and Memory , Mobile Apps , Neurological Disorders , Smartphones , Software 

VPRI Role

  • Market U of T technologies to industry
  • Support the development of startup companies
  • Negotiate license agreements with interested companies
  • Assist in finding partners and funding to support proof-of-concept and commercialization
  • Support long-term relationships with strategic partners that help develop early-stage discoveries into market-ready technologies and products

VPRI Contact

Staff

Jennifer Fraser

Director, Innovations
Innovations & Partnerships Office (IPO)
(416) 946-5515