Alberta Innovates is a provincially funded corporation with a mandate to deliver 21st-century solutions for the most compelling challenges facing Albertans. We do this by building on our province’s research and technology development strengths in the core sectors of health, environment, energy, food and fibre, and platforms such as artificial intelligence, nanotechnology and omics.

We are working with our partners to diversify Alberta’s economy, improve our environmental performance and enhance the well-being of Albertans through research and innovation.

  • Call for volunteers

    We want you to volunteer for Inventures, our provincial flagship event bringing innovators, entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and more together in Calgary on June 5 to 7, 2019!
  • Strategic Research Projects – Funding Decisions

    We are pleased to announce our Strategic Research Project Program funding decisions for February 2019 and earlier. We have funded 29 projects to date with a total amount equaling $20.2 million.
  • Technology and healthcare converge at Inventures 2019

    Dr. Daniel Kraft is the latest headline speaker announced for Inventures 2019. This world-renowned health system innovator and entrepreneur will focus on the role of technology in revolutionizing healthcare. Featuring …

Alberta Innovates has two applied research subsidiaries.

InnoTech Alberta offers a diversified range of scientific, engineering and technological research and testing capabilities, and the facilities to support technology scale-up. Their focus is to accelerate technology development and application and provide expert advice, technical information and scientific infrastructure to meet the immediate and long-term technical needs of the private and public sector.

C-FER Technologies works closely with industry and client subject matter experts to develop solutions to unique engineering challenges in the oil and gas industry. Their expertise is focused on serving upstream drilling and production operations as well as midstream and downstream pipeline operations.

                                       Funding Opportunities

Climate Change Innovation and Technology Framework (CCITF)
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Water Innovation Program
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Bitumen Beyond Combustion
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Alberta Bio Future
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Health Funding Opportunities
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