How Dalhousie is Connected
Springboard Atlantic Inc., an ACOA funded Network, is a regional commercialization and industry liaison network. Springboard Atlantic helps move Atlantic Canadian expertise and innovations from the labs and minds of academic researchers to final products in the marketplace. Its members represent 18 Atlantic Canadian universities and colleges, of which Dalhousie University is an anchor tenant.
Springboard Atlantic’s members increase research commercialization collaborations, support the creation of new and improved products, streamline processes and help develop a skilled and competitive workforce. Working with Springboard Atlantic allows companies to gain researcher expertise from all 18 members. As a member of Springboard Atlantic, ILI works with companies to find the research expertise they are looking for, both at Dalhousie and at other institutions.