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Revolutionizing Farming through Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and Satellites

Revolutionizing farming through robotics, artificial intelligence and satellites. Smart agriculture and food digitalization and automation challenge awards $3.19 million for new smart-ag and food projects.

Advancing Health Research towards a Digital Health Economy

Alberta Innovates is investing over $4.5 million in eight early-stage health research projects focusing on personalized (i.e., precision) health and wellness. The Accelerating Innovations into CarE (AICE) Concepts program aims to enable health innovators apply digital technologies, such as artificial intelligence, robotics, mobile apps to solve urgent health challenges related to disease prevention, diagnosis, and treatment as well as advance their commercialization journey.

Taking artificial intelligence from bench to business

At the dawn of the 21st century, the Alberta government set aside a $500 million endowment to create a fund with a competition to establish research groups for promising scientific fields. Among those created was what would become the Alberta Innovates Centre for Machine Learning.

Ivo Stivoric To Share why Radical Collaboration is Key to Climate Innovation at Inventures 2022

Ivo Stivoric, Vice President at X the Moonshot Factory, will join Laura Kilcrease, CEO of Alberta Innovates, in a fireside chat on June 1st at Inventures 2022 in Calgary

Boosting tech innovation across the province

Alberta is diversifying its economy by investing in networks that support start up businesses by helping them bring their products to market.

Advancing health technologies to improve patient care

Through Alberta Innovates’ Health Innovation Platform Partnerships program (HIPP), the Alberta government is enabling innovators access to the platforms, infrastructure, tools and resources they need to turn their groundbreaking health innovations into reality.

Alberta leads internationally in carbon capture, storage, and measurement according to new report

Alberta is a significant centre of energy production and expertise. It is also a growing centre of clean tech expertise,...

Alberta Innovates launches Hydrogen Centre of Excellence

Today, Alberta Innovates launched the Hydrogen Centre of Excellence, an important new initiative to drive innovation in the production, deployment...

Earth Day 2022: reimagining waste for big impact

Waste is value in disguise In celebration of Earth Day 2022, we’re profiling a few activities underway in Alberta and...

Regathering in the Next Normal

NEWS RELEASE Facilitator, Strategic Advisor and Acclaimed Author of The Art of Gathering to Address Inventures 2022 Conference CALGARY, ALBERTA –...

Creating opportunity for entrepreneurs in agri-food

NEWS RELEASE Alberta Innovates and SVG Ventures|THRIVE join forces to create $3-million tech pre-accelerator EDMONTON – Alberta Innovates and SVG Ventures|THRIVE...

International Security and Cyber Risk Expert to Address Inventures 2022 Conference

Isaac Ben-Israel, an international expert on artificial intelligence and cybersecurity, will be a featured keynote at Inventures 2022 in Calgary, June 1-3. He will take center-stage on Thursday, June 2nd.