Who We Are 

Smart Technology (ST) Innovations is a non-profit health technology development center for advancing health innovations from discovery to market. We are located at the University of Alberta (UofA) campus

What We Do 

ST Innovations offers health innovation companies, entrepreneurs, and innovators in Canada customized preclinical services, engineering, and connection to clinical expertise. We aim to remove barriers inherent in the health technology development process and allow for early innovations to be better positioned for commercialization stages of development and entering the marketplace. 

How We Do It 

  • We bring to projects over 800 person years in research and development experience. 
  • We provide your team access to over $30M of specialized equipment.
  • We have access to 16,000 Sqft of health innovation laboratory space and and more than 50,000 sq. ft. of individual laboratory space located at the University of Alberta.
  • We provide a multi-stakeholder team approach for each technology, and rigor in all development and testing protocols, using quality control processes
  • We support health technology development from discovery, pre-clinical and clinical and end-user validations.


Enriched life experience through health innovation.


Translating and enhancing health technologies through partnerships, collaboration and specialized commercialization expertise while contributing to the care and well-being of people, with a focus on building innovation capacity and wealth.