CFI (Canada Foundation for Innovation)

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The Canada Foundation for Innovation is an independent not-for-profit organization that invests in research facilities and equipment in Canada's universities, colleges, research hospitals, and non-profit research institutions.


NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada)

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The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada is the major federal agency responsible for funding natural sciences and engineering research in Canada. NSERC directly funds university professors and students as well as Canadian companies to perform research and training.


OCE (Ontario Centres of Excellence)

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OCE drives the development of Ontario’s economy by helping create new jobs, products, services, technologies and businesses. In partnership with industry and academia, OCE co-invests to commercialize innovation originating in the province’s colleges, universities and research hospitals.


SONAMI (Southern Ontario Network for Advanced Manufacturing Innovation)


SONAMI is a network of colleges and one university, who, through their respective Research and Innovation Centres, are collaborating with small- and medium-sized companies to turn innovations into commercialized products.

SONAMI leverages faculty, students and state-of-the-market equipment, together with funding from the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario, to support manufacturing in southern Ontario.


Bioenterprise Corporation

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Canada's leading agri-tech commercialization accelerator, dedicated to transforming cutting-edge innovations into commercial success.  Bioenterprise's team of Analysts and Mentors work hands-on, providing customized business advisory services, industry and technical expertise, and strategic connectivity to help advance innovative agri-businesses.

Learn about Bioenterprise Corporation's partnership with the Centre for Research & Innovation


RH Accelerator

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The RH Accelerator exists for one purpose - helping business owners, founders and the teams in early stage companies achieve their dreams. With a core group of founders, extensive network of mentors and investors combined with physical space, RH Accelerator is ideally set up to help companies achieve the next level. It is operated by business owners who have succeeded, investibng in the next generation of companies.


LEDC (London Economic Development Corporation)

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The London Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) is the lead economic development agency for London, Canada. LEDC works with business, government and community partners to attract business investment, develop a connected and supportive business climate and grow London's talented workforce. 


SCOR EDC (South Central Ontario Region Economic Development Corporation)

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The South Central Ontario Region Economic Development Corporation (SCOR EDC) is a regional partnership comprised of the Counties of Brant, Elgin, Middlesex , Norfolk and Oxford. SCOR was incorporated in 2010 as a means to provide planning and coordination for regional issues, implement regional economic development priorities, identify funding sources and to partner with other levels of government, and act as a regional catalyst for investment.