Emerging Technologies

Investing across sectors

Our business lines are integrated in a way that allows us to identify cross-sectoral opportunities, platform technologies that span industries and how to best operationalize emerging technology solutions.

We are always on the lookout, assessing our existing activities in emerging tech areas, to identify our strengths and areas for improvement.


SVG THRIVE Kickstarts New Academy and Venture Studio

Alberta Innovates, PrairesCan, and SVG Ventures|THRIVE launch $3-million tech pre-accelerator. SVG Ventures|THRIVE (THRIVE), in partnership with  Alberta Innovates, and PrairiesCan is announcing the start of THRIVE Academy and THRIVE Venture Studio, supporting entrepreneurs, researchers, innovators, early-stage startups and spin-outs in the agri-food technology sector.

Hydrogen Centre of Excellence Launches Tech Competition

Alberta Innovates and the Government of Alberta are announcing the first Advancing Hydrogen – Competition 1 program. The provincial hydrogen economy is a key component in Alberta’s Recovery Plan and the provincial Hydrogen Roadmap. $20 million dollars will be available over 24 months to support projects under the Advancing Hydrogen – Competition 1 program. Proposals are being accepted in areas including, hydrogen production, storage, transmission, end-use, increased competitiveness, and economic diversification.  

Alberta Innovates launches 2022 Chronic Wasting Disease Research Program

Alberta Innovates is investing new funding in the Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Research Program to support collaborative research directly related to understanding and managing CWD.