Springboard Atlantic is the commercialization network that regionally drives academic and industry collaboration. Through this network, 19 universities and colleges in Atlantic Canada are aligned to accelerate research and knowledge into the private and public sector, which improves business competitiveness and generates wealth and employment in the region.
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency
ACOA is the Government of Canada agency responsible for helping to create opportunities for economic growth in the Atlantic Provinces by working with the people of the region – in their communities, through their institutions and with their local and provincial governments and businesses.
The Genesis Centre is an award-winning business incubator for technology start-ups. Genesis accelerates start-ups through all stages of idea development – from pre-incubation and business model development, to investor readiness. The Genesis Centre connects start-up clients with top mentors and advisors, along with marketing, funding, office space and technical resources to help them succeed. Our goal is to help entrepreneurs commercialize their ideas and to build successful companies in Newfoundland and Labrador.
MUN Centre for Entrepreneurship
The Memorial Centre for Entrepreneurship (MCE) is a campus-wide Centre of Memorial University in St. John’s promoting entrepreneurship, supporting students, faculty, and staff in the development of their startup idea and contributing to the development of an attractive entrepreneurial ecosystem. The MCE is the starting point for any MUN student, faculty or staff member interested in entrepreneurship.
Office of Public Engagement
Memorial’s Office of Public Engagement (OPE) is the steward of the Public Engagement Framework. The OPE is a catalyst for action on public engagement at Memorial, working with internal and external groups to design programs and initiatives that advance the goals and objectives of the Framework.
Grenfell Office of Engagement
Grenfell Office (GO) of Engagement creates spaces to mobilize Grenfell faculty, staff and students for engagement. GO Engagement brings people together to address issues of common concern, to solve shared problems, and to generate positive social change by creating mutually beneficial partnerships and collaborations.