Welcome to the Catalyst Centre

The Catalyst Centre helps transform the University of Guelph’s world-class research into innovations that change lives and improve life.

Our Technology Transfer program works with faculty, staff and students to protect their intellectual property and maximize its potential economic, social and environmental benefits. 

Our Industry Liaison Program companies with R&D needs to U of G expertise and resources to form valuable research partnerships and leverage funding opportunities.

The Catalyst Centre is where U of G ingenuity meets the marketplace, and great ideas reach their full potential.

We welcome your inquiries: how can we help you?

Licensing Opportunities

Interested in licensing? 

Browse University of Guelph Technologies

Industry Liaison

Looking for Partnerships? 

Learn more about how University of Guelph experts can help your company. 

University Community

Just created a new invention? 

Learn more about how and when to disclose a new invention, and how the process works at Guelph. 


  • Read the first issue of Created at Guelph to learn more about research at Guelph


1 week 1 day ago

Congrats Dr. King on developing a new boar genetic screening test that can boost litter sizes https://t.co/fgQv24pAlP #UofG

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Congrats to #uofg startup MicroSintesis on their distribution agreement for Nuvio, a game-changer for swine health https://t.co/jHWSjCMDbs

1 month 2 weeks ago

Congrats to #uofg startup Mirexus on breaking ground on their new Guelph facility! https://t.co/xyRK26gb4N