Thanks to our sponsors who provide a critical source of funding and expertise in support of CENE's mission.
Our Premier Sponsors are:
The Government of British Columbia, Canada's westernmost province.
Clark Lau LLC is a national immigration law firm that takes pride in partnering with clients across the world to develop effective and creative solutions to the real-life problems that all too frequently do not fit into rigid existing immigration categories.
Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 700 lawyers and ten offices on four continents. Clients rely on Fasken for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. Fasken solves the most complex business challenges, providing exceptional value and putting clients at the centre of all they do.
Global Relay is a leading provider of compliant electronic communications archiving, messaging, supervision, information governance, and eDiscovery.
For more than 35 years, Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) has helped innovative companies and their investors move bold ideas forward, fast. SVB provides a full range of financial services and expertise to companies of all sizes in innovation centers around the world. SVB is recognized as one of the world’s best employers by Forbes, and is a member of the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index. Learn more at svb.com.
Torys LLP is a respected international business law firm with a reputation for quality, innovation and teamwork. Our experience, our collaborative practice style, and the insight and imagination we bring to our work have made us our clients’ choice for their largest and most complex transactions as well as for general matters in which strategic advice is key. We believe that clients should respect, trust and like their legal counsel. Our clients tend to be deeply loyal, enjoying in return Torys' exceptional loyalty and value, and enduring professional and personal bonds. Torys operates from offices in Toronto, New York, Calgary, Montréal and Halifax.
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is the premier legal advisor to technology, life sciences, and other growth enterprises worldwide. We represent companies at every stage of development, from entrepreneurial start-ups to multibillion-dollar global corporations, as well as the venture firms, private equity firms, and investment banks that finance and advise them.
With nearly 150 professionals, Wolf Greenfield is among the top 10 largest law firms in the country devoted exclusively to intellectual property law. The firm’s attorneys advise clients whose IP is at the core of their business, such as large, global corporations, mid-size companies, innovative startups and emerging enterprises, renowned universities and research institutions, and Nobel Prize winners.
More than 90% of the firm’s practitioners have science or engineering degrees and more than two-thirds hold advanced degrees (MS, PhD or MD). Wolf Greenfield’s breadth and depth paired with its technical prowess puts it among the elite firms when it comes to intellectual property..