Did you know that the Canadian Government provides over $7B in innovation funding each year and is considered one of the most generous countries for funding research, innovation, and experimentation? On November 18 we partnered with the Calgary Economic Development to discuss three of those generous innovation funding programs for growth-oriented companies in Calgary.
Innovation Funding for Growth-Oriented Companies Takeaways:
Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED) is a federal and provincial tax credit for companies conducting R&D to advance technology. We shared some recommended ‘do’s and don’t’s to help companies maximize their SR&ED claims.
TECTERRA helps Geomatics technology SMEs achieve commercial success faster than they could on their own. They fund product development & commercialization, create new jobs, build expertise in companies, and provide access to state-of-the-art technology.
Mitacs is a national research network that helps companies overcome R&D challenges and drive innovation through collaborative internships at Canadian universities.