Alberta Innovates celebrates 100 years of transformation

Innovation in action

By seeing beyond the possible, Alberta Innovates solves some of the biggest industry challenges. We support research, the growth of business, and we help the start-up community to build new technology and drive new ideas.

We put innovation into action to build a bright future for all Albertans.

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Latest News

Building an artificial intelligence centre second to none

One of our major strategies has been to advance the development and use of artificial intelligence as an enabling tool to create prosperity and make Albertans’ lives better. A recent announcement illustrated a sign that our long-term investments in artificial intelligence are beginning to pay off for the province.

Photo of G2V Optics perihelion lighting product

G2V Optics: creating data science solutions

May 4 update: Edmonton-based G2V Optics, a leader in smart lighting, monitoring, and data science solutions for advanced cultivation and solar research applications, raises $2.6 million CAD.

Edmonton companies clean up at the 2021 Mining Cleantech Challenge

2S Water and Copperstone Technologies won first and third place, respectively, beating out nine other companies from Canada, New Zealand and Finland to showcase their clean technology to global mining organizations.

Upcoming events & workshops

Apr 19 - Jun 14, 2021

Land Use 2021

A place for biodiversity offsets Sponsored by Alberta Innovates, the Alberta Land Institute is presenting an eight-part web forum starting...


I think it's fair to say there would be no company without their funding of that program because the work I did there enabled us to take the first commercial order.

Michael Taschuk, Chief Technology Officer, G2V Optics

Alberta Innovates has been instrumental. I truly believe this support is what has made Direct-C possible.

Simon Park, Direct-C board member

We are excited to see diabetes patients in Alberta gain access to our foot sensor technology that can help to maintain their mobility and foot health. We look forward to learning from the pilot and aspire to becoming an approved vendor for Alberta health care.

Breanne Everett, Orpyx Medical Technologies Inc.