Life Sciences Innovation Hub

Transform your life and medical science research into real industry solutions.

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About the hub

The Life Sciences Innovation Hub at the University of Calgary is designed to help students, researchers, and entrepreneurs build promising life science-based companies.

We provide access to the infrastructure, equipment, expertise, and startup support services you need to bring commercially-viable products and services to market.


From the left: Geoff Frost, Neil Christensen, Logan Skori and Alex Chee

Congratulations to the outgoing Life Sciences Fellows


Our IMPACT Clinical Trials Team Partners with API Pharmaceuticals

UofA health meetup
13 Jul 2023

Translational Health Research in Academia: with Innovate Calgary

More resources. More guidance. More momentum.

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Apply for funding

Connect with pre-seed and seed funding programs that help commercialize new technologies and accelerate startup companies.

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Work with expert advisors

Work closely with a team of experts ready to help guide you through the process of commercialization, licensing, and more.

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Access world-class equipment

Accelerate your research with state-of-the-art facilities equipped with cutting-edge lab equipment and services.

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Grow as an entrepreneur

Participate in workshops and programs designed to set you and your entrepreneurial venture up for success.

Upcoming events

23 May 2024

Founders Lunch | Navigating Internship Recruitment: Essential for Startups

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03 Jun 2024

Scientific Research & Experimental Development Tax Incentive Program

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News from the hub

Innovation Fair

Innovation Fair offers a playground for startups

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From the left: Geoff Frost, Neil Christensen, Logan Skori and Alex Chee

Congratulations to the outgoing Life Sciences Fellows

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Join us in celebrating the remarkable accomplishments of UCalgary

Evolve to Innovate Program celebrates variety of ways researchers can innovate, with evening of celebration, prizes and community

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The Life Sciences Fellowship

Level up your digital health or life sciences venture with funding, R&D infrastructure and professional...

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Explore job opportunities within
the Life Sciences community

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Partners and suppliers

The LSI Hub is partially funded by:

Tenants and members

Maximize your impact today

Request a meeting with a Life Sciences advisor to learn how Innovate Calgary can support your venture.

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