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

Innovative waste management, industry collaboration turns demolition waste into bioenergy and value-added bioproducts

An Edmonton demolition company has become the site of an innovative, eco-friendly industrial collaboration that is diverting large amounts of waste and converting it into bioenergy and potentially valuable bioproducts.

Forecasting – a powerful weapon in battling the pandemic

U of A team uses machine learning to predict cases and deaths In the year-long battle against the coronavirus, information...

Investing in the fight to conquer COVID

Alberta Innovates invested in several projects exploring ways to reduce the spread and lessen the effect of COVID-19. The researchers...

Upcoming events & workshops

Mar 03, 2021

LeanStack showcase: meet Alberta’s class of 2021! 

Alberta’s LeanStack class of 2021 Join us to meet the founders, companies and coaches from across Alberta who have recently...

Mar 04, 2021

Relentless adaptation in the age of COVID-19: four lessons to thrive in chaos

About this event In this dynamic presentation, Amber Mac will take audiences on a visual journey to demonstrate how our...


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.