2016-17 Stats

UILO-related statistics for 2016/17

 

Activity

2015/16

2016/17

Total Research Funding

$599.7m 
(8,766 projects)

$580.2m
(8,808 projects)

Industry Sponsored Portion

$53.2m
(1,342 projects)

$58.8m
(1,326 projects)

Government and Other Contracts and Agreements

$90.8m
(1,112 projects)

$101.6m
(1,177 projects)

Government and Other Grants

$455.7m 
(6,312 projects)

$419.8m
(6,305 projects)

 

 

 

Number of Invention Disclosures

133

139

 

 

 

Number of Patents Filed -  all countries (includes Provisional)

232

236

Number of Patents Issued - all countries

69

27

 

 

 

Number of License and Assignment Agreements Completed

39

55

Number of Active License or Assignment Agreements

409

455

 

 

 

Technology Licensing Revenue

$8.7m

$6.7m

 

 

 

Number of Spin-off Companies Formed

13

17

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

182

199

 

   

Industry-sponsored Research

   

Research Funding

$599.7m 
(8,766 projects)

$580.2m
(8,808 projects)

Principal Investigators with research projects

2,288

2,303

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

528
(23.1%)

539
(23.4%)

Industry Sponsored Projects

1,342

1,326

Number of Different Industry Sponsors

722

691

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

$53.2m
(8.9%)

$58.8m
(10.1%)

 

 

 

Proportion of Industry Funding by Sponsor Location

 

 

BC

19%

17%

Rest of Canada

32%

33%

U.S.

33%

34%

Foreign

16%

16%