University of Saskatchewan

September 18, 2014   


  • $50,000 Winner Announced!     Sep 13, 2007
    Plant sciences researcher Rachel Buhler and brother Chris with Floating Gardens Ltd. are the winners of the $50,000 - 2007 BioVenture Business Plan Competition.  Their enterprise is based on “aquaponics”, a system that combines fish farming and hydroponic greenhouse techniques.
  • "Knowledge Transfer - Things your Mother Never Told You"     Sep 10, 2007
    At Research Services Day August 30, 2007, Doug Gill, Managing Director of the Industry Liaison Office, spoke to professors, researchers & grad students regarding issues they need to consider in preparing to do their research, in thinking about commercializing their results and how ILO can assist them.
  • Announcement: Winner of BioVenture Business Plan Compitition     Sep 07, 2007
    BioVenture Business Plan Competition Winner will be announced at a News Conference scheduled for 9:30 am, September 13, 2007 at the University of Saskatchewan, Geology Atrium.  Winner receives $50,000 in start-up funding.
  • U of S BioVenture Challenge Finalists Announced     Jun 14, 2007
    The University of Saskatchewan's, Industry Liaison Office (ILO), announced the finalists in the Bio Venture Business Plan Challenge.
  • Anti-Inflammatory Drug Garners Award of Innovation     Jun 13, 2007
    Dr. John Gordon and Dr. Fang Li are the 2007 winners of Saskatoon's Award of Innovation
  • U of S Researcher Awarded $242,000 for Potential New Anti-inflammatory Drug     May 04, 2007

    University of Saskatchewan health researcher John Gordon has been awarded $242,000 from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to help bring closer to market a new anti-inflammatory drug that could ease the suffering of people with arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease, and cystic fibrosis, as well as reduce damage caused by heart attacks and strokes.

  • Award of Innovation Finalists Announced     Apr 04, 2007
    Four U of S Researchers Honoured for Food, Fuel, and Medical Inventions
  • Canadian Innovation Challenge Award - Deadline April 12, 2007     Feb 28, 2007

    The Innovation Challenge Award by NSERC and the Canadian Science and Technology Growth Fund (CSTGF) has been established to encourage students doing graduate studies in the natural sciences, engineering or computer sciences to take a new look at their thesis work and identify the potential commercial application(s) of their research results. 

  • INNOVATION SUPPORTS WORKSHOP - March 15, 2007     Feb 28, 2007
    Four federal organizations are collaborating in an information session and networking opportunity on their private and public research support programs. This workshop will give companies and researchers an opportunity to learn more about funding and tax credit programs that are designed to assist private-public research partnerships and supporting technology transfer.
  • Call for Nominations: 2007 Synergy Awards for Innovation     Feb 28, 2007
    "Call for Nominations:  The 2007 Synergy Awards for Innovation"   Deadline for Competition is May 1, 2007