Research Centres & Outreach
W. Maurice Young Centre for Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Research
The W. Maurice Young Centre for Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Research focuses on understanding innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystems, including what makes both a local ecosystem and global research ecosystem flourish with high quality innovation activity.
It brings together thought leaders, policymakers and rising talent to develop research capacity and resources on innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystems.
Creative Destruction Lab - West
Creative Destruction Lab West is a seed-stage program designed to help science-based technology companies maximize their commercial impact and benefit to society.
Centre for Social Innovation & Impact Investing
The Centre for Social Innovation & Impact Investing (SauderS3i) aims to build intellectual and human capacity by linking knowledge with action to further the field of social innovation and impact investing. We provide technical support to impact investors and social entrepreneurs across Canada.