WORLDiscoveries is the Business Development arm of London’s extensive research network and the bridge between local invention and global industry.
Our team is comprised of both Western and Lawson staff; however, WORLDiscoveries operates as a department of Western University.
Our technology transfer team is responsible for:
- Identifying, protecting and promoting promising discoveries and technologies generated at Western, Robarts & Lawson;
- Guiding and assisting inventors in exercising value-added technology development strategy and exploring commercialization funding opportunities;
- Negotiating and closing licensing deals with industrial partners committed to developing Western, Robarts & Lawson inventions.