Technology Management

What We Offer

Patent, Trademark & Copyright Evaluation

We will assess your technology and work closely with you to understand your technology and determine how it fits in the existing landscape.

Intellectual Property (IP) Strategy, Protection & Licensing

We will collaborate with you and our network of professional patent law firms to determine the best strategies for you to protect your intellectual property.

Licensing & Commercialization

We will help you engage industry and pursue options for successful commercialization. We can help you draft and negotiate IP and business agreements. Browse our current Licensing Opportunities.

Technology Management and the University of Alberta

In addition to our work with regional innovators and companies, TEC Edmonton is the technology transfer agent for the University of Alberta.

Our Technology Management team are experts on commercialization options and University of Alberta policies as they pertain to IP developed by University staff and students.

For non-University inquiries, please contact us by using our Connect with TEC form and we will connect with you shortly.

If you are a Researcher or Student at the University of Alberta, we can assist you with:

  • Understanding U of A Intellectual Property (IP) Policies… Learn More >
  • Negotiating and approving IP-related agreements (Non-Disclosure and Confidentiality Agreements, Material Transfer Agreements, Data Share and Data Transfer Agreements, Inter-Institutional and IP agreements, Option and License Agreements)… Learn More >
  • Submitting a Report of Invention or Report of Copyright form… Learn More >
  • Creating a spin-off company… Learn More >

Contact Us

Contacts For Invention Disclosures

Jayant Kumar – Vice President, Technology Management

Monica Varga – Associate Director, Technology Management, Natural Sciences and Engineering

Joanna Preston – Associate Director, Technology Management, Health Sciences

Contacts For Agreement Review

For Natural Sciences and Engineering Faculties, please contact:
Monica Varga (

For Medicine and Health Sciences Faculties, please contact:
Veronica Coronado (