Mitacs program alumni: tell us about your start-up or business proposal for a chance to receive $5,000.

The Mitacs Entrepreneur Awards recognize Mitacs-affiliated entrepreneurs with businesses (or strong proposals) in all sectors, including breakthrough technology, community or educational improvements, and environmental solutions.


Faculty members, students, and researchers: Join Mitacs, Innovation York, NSERC, OCE, and many more on April 12, 2017, to discuss opportunities in industry-academic research.

Meet with Jillian Hatnean, Mitacs Business Development Director, to discuss your funding options and learn more.


The Canadian Science Policy Conference is taking place November 1–3, 2017, at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa.

The call for panel proposals is now open. Submit your panel proposal by April 7, 2017.


How can stakeholders in government, industry, finance, academia, and the not-for-profit sector contribute to Canada’s innovation agenda in the coming year?

Join us at the 16th annual Research Money Conference, “An Opportunity to Excel: Advancing Canada’s New Innovation Agenda,” April 4–5, 2017, in Ottawa.


Join us for the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade’s keynote address by Professor Santa Ono, President and Vice-Chancellor of University of British Columbia, on March 28, 2017, in Vancouver.

Meet with Laurence Meadows, Mitacs Business Development Director, to learn about industry-academic research opportunities.


McGill faculty members, students, and researchers: Mark your calendars for March 21, 2017.

Learn about the funding, industry-academic research collaborations, and international opportunities that can support your research and career path.


Academia and businesses in the Fredericton area: Join Springboard Atlantic, ACOA, NBIF, NSERC, NRC, Mitacs, CARIC, and NBHRF at the University of New Brunswick’s Funding Workshop - University/Industry Collaborations on March 15, 2017, at the Wu Centre in Fredericton.


Vancouver-area companies, entrepreneurs, investors, government agencies, academics, and students: Join us at the #BCTECH Summit, March 13–15, 2017.

Learn about business opportunities in BC’s growing tech industry and explore how technology is transforming our economy — and our lives.


Academia, students, industry, not-for-profit organizations, and partners: Join us at Lakehead University’s Research & Innovation Week, where this year’s theme is Sustainability.

The university is hosting its annual celebration of research and innovation March 3–9, 2017.


Companies in the R&D and innovation space: Join us at Innovation Forum 2017 on February 28, 2017, at the Anvil Centre in New Westminster, BC.

Learn about Mitacs funding and industry-academic opportunities that support your business.