WORLDiscoveries® collaborates with a growing number of local, regional and national partners to stimulate Canada's innovation economy.
These are some of our key partners:
London Economic Development Corporation (LEDC)
LEDC works to attract new investments and grow existing investments in London's community. LEDC is a key partner in matching local business needs to WORLDiscoveries products and researchers.
London Chamber of Commerce
The Chamber is a dynamic and active organization and the voice of business in London.
Canadian Surgical Technologies and Advanced Robotics (CSTAR)
CSTAR excels at closing the gap between medical device innovation and clinical implementation through research, validation and simulation training. CSTAR works with WORLDiscoveries to convert research results into products that meet market demands.
TechAlliance empowers London and Southwestern Ontario’s technology sector through mentoring, education and networking opportunities. WORLDiscoveries start-ups receive essential business guidance from the TechAlliance Entrepreneur-in-Residence.
The Research Park
The Research Park provides world-class facilities to WORLDiscoveries start-ups.
Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE)
OCE is the pre-eminent research-to-commercialization vehicle in Ontario. OCE supports WORLDiscoveries commercialization projects through funding programs.
National Research Council (NRC)
NRC London researchers collaborate with WORLDiscoveries researchers to design virtual manufacturing and novel production processes to benefit industry.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
NSERC matches WORLDiscoveries researchers with leading Canadian businesses for research and development (R&D) partnerships.
C4 is a technology transfer consortium that fosters innovation in Southwestern Ontario by promoting commercialization. Members coordinate resources, cooperate with governmental and industrial bodies, collaborate in multi-disciplinary research to solve real world problems, and commercialize research results. WORLDiscoveries is among the ten universities and research institutions that make up the C4.