It can typically take 20 to 30 years to turn an idea into a product or transform health and wellbeing through research and innovation. Read our success stories to learn more about the impact, outcomes and opportunities resulting from a public investment in Alberta Innovates.

Previous success stories can be found by following the links under the Archives.

$28.8-MILLION TO LOWER HOSPITAL COSTS, REDUCE WATER USE IN OIL INDUSTRY OPERATIONS, AND ADDRESS GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS

$28.8-MILLION TO LOWER HOSPITAL COSTS, REDUCE WATER USE IN OIL INDUSTRY OPERATIONS, AND ADDRESS GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS

PEAT BOGS IN NORTHERN ALBERTA REVEAL HEAVY METAL INSIGHTS

PEAT BOGS IN NORTHERN ALBERTA REVEAL HEAVY METAL INSIGHTS

National institute announces Dr. Sam Weiss as Scientific Director

National institute announces Dr. Sam Weiss as Scientific Director

New steam generation technology could eliminate GHG emissions and water treatment requirements in SAGD

New steam generation technology could eliminate GHG emissions and water treatment requirements in SAGD

LIVESTOCK GENTEC CONFERENCE A “HETEROSIS OF IDEAS IN ACTION”

LIVESTOCK GENTEC CONFERENCE A “HETEROSIS OF IDEAS IN ACTION”

ALBERTA RESEARCHERS DEVELOP QUICK AND EFFECTIVE WAY TO DETECT PATHOGENS IN FOOD

ALBERTA RESEARCHERS DEVELOP QUICK AND EFFECTIVE WAY TO DETECT PATHOGENS IN FOOD

MOVING AWAY FROM ACUTE-BASED CARE IS PART OF A GLOBAL TREND

MOVING AWAY FROM ACUTE-BASED CARE IS PART OF A GLOBAL TREND

ALBERTA RESEARCH PROJECT IS BUILDING YOUTHS’ ABILITIES TO COPE AFTER DISASTER

ALBERTA RESEARCH PROJECT IS BUILDING YOUTHS’ ABILITIES TO COPE AFTER DISASTER

Global manufacturer chooses Edmonton for key R&D program

Global manufacturer chooses Edmonton for key R&D program

Getting a knee up on injury

Getting a knee up on injury

InnoTech investment in environmental chamber simulates stresses facing plants

InnoTech investment in environmental chamber simulates stresses facing plants

Advance care planning encourages Albertans to think about their wishes for the future

Advance care planning encourages Albertans to think about their wishes for the future

Partnership brings innovative care and products to patients and families

Partnership brings innovative care and products to patients and families

Heavy-oil technology may be a perfect fit for geothermal power

Heavy-oil technology may be a perfect fit for geothermal power

SPARK 2017: Q&A with Steve MacDonald, CEO Of Emissions Reduction Alberta

SPARK 2017: Q&A with Steve MacDonald, CEO Of Emissions Reduction Alberta

Researchers are finding exercise can help patients recover from diseases

Researchers are finding exercise can help patients recover from diseases

National partial upgrading program – partnerships to accelerate innovation

National partial upgrading program – partnerships to accelerate innovation

River Basin Benefits from Collective Approach to Water Management

River Basin Benefits from Collective Approach to Water Management

Studies Seek to Predict the Spread of a Fatal Prion Disease

Studies Seek to Predict the Spread of a Fatal Prion Disease

Innotech Alberta hosts Canada’s first whirling disease lab

Innotech Alberta hosts Canada’s first whirling disease lab

Keeping a finger on the pulse of proper nutrition

Keeping a finger on the pulse of proper nutrition

Where Google goes, others follow

Where Google goes, others follow

Funding supports entrepreneurs in northwestern Alberta

Funding supports entrepreneurs in northwestern Alberta

Learning to quickly adapt to the threat of climate change

Learning to quickly adapt to the threat of climate change

Creating Power Using Geothermal Sources

Creating Power Using Geothermal Sources

Building partnerships that strengthen Alberta and its partners

Building partnerships that strengthen Alberta and its partners

Pet exposure could build your baby’s immunity and reduce obesity

Pet exposure could build your baby’s immunity and reduce obesity

Waste not, water not: flushing our resources down the drain

Waste not, water not: flushing our resources down the drain

Internet Evolution Adds Eyes and Ears to Down-hole Drilling

Internet Evolution Adds Eyes and Ears to Down-hole Drilling

The next step in greenhouse gas reduction: Capturing and repurposing carbon

The next step in greenhouse gas reduction: Capturing and repurposing carbon

Faster treatment for stroke victims – Alberta research sets a new world standard

Faster treatment for stroke victims – Alberta research sets a new world standard

Tailings technology one step closer to commercialization

Tailings technology one step closer to commercialization

Canadian stroke trial delivers dramatically improved patient outcomes

Canadian stroke trial delivers dramatically improved patient outcomes

New funding aimed at growing Alberta’s bioeconomy

New funding aimed at growing Alberta’s bioeconomy

Chinese conference connects Alberta to Asia

Chinese conference connects Alberta to Asia

Enhancing Alberta’s competitiveness: National Partial Upgrading Program

Enhancing Alberta’s competitiveness: National Partial Upgrading Program

LANDFILL-FREE ALBERTA: A TRANSFORMATIVE VISION

LANDFILL-FREE ALBERTA: A TRANSFORMATIVE VISION

Miniaturized Device Will Detect Food-Borne Pathogens in Meat

Miniaturized Device Will Detect Food-Borne Pathogens in Meat

Helping Alberta’s Threatened Caribou

Helping Alberta’s Threatened Caribou

Metabolomics Technologies Inc (MTI)

Metabolomics Technologies Inc (MTI)

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