NEXUS Manitoba is a consulting firm specializing in technology-driven economic development, especially matters concerning the “Business of Science”. Since 2000, assignments have been carried out in Canada and the United States for public institutions (hospitals, colleges, and universities), government (federal and municipal), pre-competitive research consortia and the private sector.
Several projects have involved the development and/or implementation of systems for intellectual property management, technology transfer and commercialization, and support for research park development. Other key assignments include an Innovation Audit of the Health/Biotechnology Sector in Manitoba, business and partnership development, and strategic planning for technology firms, venture capitalists and various institutions and consortia.
NEXUS Manitoba is led by Ray Hoemsen, M.Sc., P. Eng. of Winnipeg who has 25 years experience working with the private and public sectors, including over 15 years experience in technology transfer and commercialization.