Cliff Pavlovic (PhD)

President / Innovation Expert

Dr. Cliff Pavlovic is experienced in the development and commercialization of technologies and the implementation of intellectual property (IP) and R&D strategies. Also the author of a comparative study of technology transfer in Quebec and Flanders, co-author of a research inventory study of an academic institution as well as of a white paper on the impacts of crowdfunding.

He had previously worked as an Intellectual Property Rights Officer at KU Leuven Research & Development, the technology transfer unit of KU Leuven University (Leuven, Belgium), and as a Technology Transfer Project Leader at Gestion Univalor, the technology transfer firm responsible for commercializing innovations from Université de Montréal and affiliated institutions.

He was a member of the StartUp Montreal steering committee (part of StartUp Canada) and was a board member of the Montreal Celtic Society (an organisation that promoted the rich Celtic heritage of the city). He holds a certification in technology transfer and commercialization.