Our dedicated commercialization arm and business accelerator is TEC Edmonton—a non-profit joint venture between UAlberta and the Edmonton Economic Development Corporation. TEC Edmonton provides the expertise and resources to transform ideas and technologies into new business opportunities. Services include technology evaluation and protection, mentoring, licensing support, potential funding opportunities, physical space. When launched in 2006, TEC Edmonton was the only North American business accelerator merging university IP with civic and university-based entrepreneurial services.
Since 2013, TEC Edmonton has ranked as one of the world's top university business incubators by UBI Global
, and in 2018, ranked world’s 3rd best university linked business incubator
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