The GEDI Exchange is part of the Gateway for Enterprises to Discover Innovation (GEDI) at the University of Waterloo.
What do we do?
Foster applied research and technology development by leveraging our partner network to support collaboration and accelerate commercialization.
Facilitate high-value interactions by understanding Exchange partner’s goals and values.
Connect our partners to the full innovation capacity and unique engagement opportunities at the University of Waterloo.
Customize your engagement through: talent, research, technology, social impact, campus presence, and entrepreneurship.
What do you get?
Meet GEDI Founding Partners like Rogers and BlackBerry
Connect with other research-backed startups and scaleups.
Product demonstration, speaking, and networking opportunities at campus events.
Accelerate new customer acquisition and increase the impact of collaborative research.
Why the University of Waterloo?
Inventor owned intellectual property (IP) policy drives innovation.
Largest co-op program in the world.
The University [has an] active role as a bridge between the Canadian academic and business communities.
GEDI Exchange Members
The GEDI Exchange webinar series is taking a break.
Click the links below to see previous GEDIx webinars or to subscribe to our mailing list:
For more information please visit the main GEDI homepage: www.uwaterloo.ca/gedi/
Connect with GEDI
Work with GEDI Client Managers to support your business goals.
Tap into opportunities for growth by building relationships with other GEDI Exchange members, developing new corporate partnerships, participating in GEDI Exchange and UWaterloo events to showcase your brand, exposure to relevant UWaterloo-based IP, and (if applicable) learning about what UWaterloo research and other capabilities could support the development of your product or services offering.
Client Manager, GEDI