Access the full innovation capacity of the University of Waterloo
We want to help companies of all sizes grow whether you are a global multinational company, local startup or nonprofit organization. We will listen to your needs. Then we help you identify opportunities and connect you to the research, talent, training, and technologies that will help you reach your organization's goals.
GEDI Founding Partner
University of Waterloo students are in high demand
We will match you with Waterloo's most sought after students in multiple ways: co-op placements, and research internships. Our experienced Client Managers will work with you to understand your organization's talent needs and, together with our internal partners, create a customized solution for you.
Research & Development
The world is changing quickly, stay ahead with the
University of Waterloo
Our researchers are on the leading edge of scientific, technological and policy advancement. Let us open the gateway to innovation for you by connecting you to world-class researchers and specialized facilities.
Our researchers have developed transformational inventions
Get access to the latest technologies to increase your company's competitiveness. Our world-class research combined with our unique "creator-owned" intellectual property (IP) rights policy fosters a tremendous entrepreneurial environment that drives innovations from the lab to the marketplace.
Our startups turn groundbreaking ideas into commercial solutions
We will help you connect with startups from entrepreneurship programs, like Velocity and the Accelerator Centre, to solve a business problem or expand your company's competitive edge with the latest technology.
Be part of the innovation happening at the University of Waterloo
We offer opportunities for you to have a physical on-campus presence and to increase your brand awareness among students and researchers.
Upskilling and retraining opportunities to support lifelong learning
Tap into learning opportunities for your employees that include existing courses as well as unique learning opportunities to support the skills development of your organization's talent. Improve performance and productivity by developing and motivating your company's top talent through a variety of professional learning opportunities, including existing courses and custom-designed programs to meet your unique needs.
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For more information, please contact:
519 888-4567 x36526