100 Years of Transformation.

History – Our Story

Alberta Innovates has been helping researchers, companies and entrepreneurs grow, fuel, build and advance industries and strengthen communities across the province for more than a century.


Meet the Alberta Innovates Leadership Team.


We have highly skilled, dedicated teams of experts who manage a wide range of programs offering innovation funding and other supports.

Alberta Innovates has a workforce ranging between 550 and 600 people spread across 11 locations in Edmonton, Devon, Calgary, Vegreville and Victoria, B.C. 

Whether we’re at work in our offices, applied research labs, industrial-scale testing sites, or tending to our experimental crops in rural Alberta, we’re all dedicated to benefiting the province and Albertans by helping to advance innovations into everyday use.   

Dive into this section to learn about our century of science-based research and innovation for Albertans, and to meet our Board of Directors, our executive leaders , and our teams of experts 

We’ll also introduce you to our two subsidiaries, InnoTech Alberta  and C-FER Technologies, and their range of applied research, development, industrial testing and engineering consulting services.