Innovation @UCalgary

The link between groundbreaking research and community impact

UCalgary is a leading destination for those who are taking action to move their ideas toward implementation and community impact. The Innovation@UCalgary ecosystem supports these efforts through a culture of entrepreneurial thinking and a determination to trailblaze and innovate.

This is where discovery becomes a solution.

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The resources and guidance that enables you to make an impact from your research and creativity.



A support network that helps remove barriers, simplify processes and facilitate the innovation journey.

Now Innovating


Sharing the stories of UCalgary researchers who have moved their discoveries forward and their innovation journeys to implementation and creating impact.


Innovation News

Event launches next cohort of Parex Innovation Fellows

Reception and networking celebration June 25 will feature announcement of fellowship winners and panel discussion with campus research leaders

Ever wonder about the technology behind laser eye surgery? Now's your chance to scratch that itch

Learn about the fascinating world of lasers June 17 with Nobel Laureate Donna Strickland

Ceremony celebrates success of early-stage innovators

Highlights from 2023/2024 Evolve to Innovate graduation ceremony

UCalgary community explores bold ideas at Inventures 2024 – the hottest startup event of the year

University’s innovation ecosystem showcased as three-day event brings together entrepreneurs and industry leaders in agriculture, energy, health, quantum and AI


Now Innovating: Exploring possibility neurotechnologies and CDL-Rockies

A conversation with UCalgary alum and neuroscientist Dr. Dion Kelly, PhD’23, MBT’18, of Possibility Neurotechnologies and Heather Marshall of CDL-Rockies and Haskayne Scale-up

Hunter Hub For Entrepreneurial Thinking helps bring Street2School to life

Emmanuel Amaechi reflects on the road to launching a program providing mobile, accessible education to underprivileged children

Social Innovation

Engaging faculties and community to create social good through research, entrepreneurship, and collaboration.



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