The Waterloo Commercialization Office (WatCo) is a functional group within the Office of Research that reports to the Director, Commercialization.
The Technology Transfer Manager will provide intellectual property management services consistent with the provisions of UW Policy. The Technology Transfer Manager plays an active role in the identification, protection and commercial exploitation of intellectual property (IP) developed by University researchers through a variety of commercial arrangements including licensing and start-up company creation.
In doing so, the Technology Transfer Manager interacts with university researchers to provide assistance and guidance in identifying, protecting, and commercializing IP discoveries in a variety of technical disciplines related to information technology (IT) & electrical and computer engineering (ECE), with a specific focus on supporting software - related innovations.
Intellectual Property Assessment
Intellectual Property Management
Technology De-risking Support