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News Manufacturing Economy General
October 29, 2020  

Innovation minister defends ‘superclusters’ following critical report

Performance fails to to live up to expectations, Bains stresses the program’s potential over a five-to-10-year timeline.

News Manufacturing General
October 8, 2020  

Liberals’ supercluster program short on promised jobs, economic growth

Program contributes $918 million over five years to bring business, academic institutions and other non-profits together.

News Food & Beverage General
August 10, 2020  

New project supports Canadian food processing needs

Ingredient suppliers to work with processors to develop new plant-based protein products

Insight Manufacturing General
January 16, 2019  

Despite government subsidies, Canadian innovation wanes

Burdensome regulation, limited competition and unfavourable taxes hold companies back.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 16, 2018  

Five innovation ‘superclusters’ to share $950M in government cash

They aim to encourage academia, not-for-profits and companies to work together on strategies to boost high-growth sectors.

News Manufacturing General
October 10, 2017  

Ottawa shortlists nine ‘superclusters’ for $950M federal funding

Proposed tech hubs to foster public-private partnerships in industries across the country.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
August 11, 2017  

Battle for 5 federal tech ‘superclusters’ attracts 50 competitors

Letters of intent represent more than 200 companies and 20 post-secondary institutions.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Sustainability Technology
May 24, 2017  

Ottawa launches $950 million supercluster initiative to jumpstart job creation, innovation

Consortium-led approach to innovation brings together small and large companies, academia and not-for-profit organizations.