2015-16 Stats

UILO-related statistics for 2015/16

Government and Other Contracts and Agreements  

Activity

2014/15

2015/16

Total Research Funding

$530.6m 
(8,278 projects)

$599.7m 
(8,766 projects)

Industry Sponsored Portion

$57.6m 
(1,261 projects)

$53.2m
(1,342 projects)

Government and Other Contracts and Agreements

$74.9m 
(1,095 projects)

$90.8m
(1,112 projects)

Government and Other Grants

$398.1m 
(5,922 projects)

$455.7m 
(6,312 projects)

 

 

 

Number of Invention Disclosures

140

133

 

 

 

Number of Patents Filed -  all countries (includes Provisional)

190

232

Number of Patents Issued - all countries

82

69

 

 

 

Number of License and Assignment Agreements Completed

32

39

Number of Active License or Assignment Agreements

369

409

 

 

 

Technology Licensing Revenue

$7.1m

$8.7m

 

 

 

Number of Spin-off Companies Formed

8

13

Total Number of Spin-off Companies  (cumulative as at year end - March 31)

169

182

 

 

 

Industry-sponsored Research

   

Research Funding

$530.6m 
(8,278 projects)

$599.7m 
(8,766 projects)

Principal Investigators with research projects

2,242

2,288

Principal Investigators with Industry-funded Research Projects (% of principal investigators with research projects)

504
(22.5%)

528
(23.1%)

Industry Sponsored Projects

1,261

1,342

Number of Different Industry Sponsors

652

722

Value of Industry-Funded Research (% of external research funding)

$57.6m
(10.9%)

$53.2m
(8.9%)

 

 

 

Proportion of Industry Funding by Sponsor Location

 

 

BC

20%

19%

Rest of Canada

30%

32%

U.S.

29%

33%

Foreign

21%

16%