Archived — SADI Program Highlights 2011–2012

8. Conclusion

SADI is fulfilling its key objectives: encouraging innovation through R&D excellence, enhancing the competitiveness of Canadian companies, and fostering collaboration between the private sector, research institutions and universities.

Although most SADI projects are currently in the R&D phase, significant progress is already being made toward achieving benefits to Canada.

As announced in Budget 2011, the Government launched an Aerospace Review to consider how federal policies and programs can maximize the competitiveness of Canada's aerospace and space sectors. Mr. David Emerson, head of the review, tabled his report on .

Business priorities for 2012–13 include building on SADI's progress and responding to the recent departmental evaluation, Auditor General's report, and the Aerospace Review's recommendations.

Contact Information

More detailed information about SADI can be found on the ITO website. For other information, please contact:

Industrial Technologies Office
Industry Canada
235 Queen Street, 7th Floor
Ottawa ON K1A 0H5
Email: Industrial Technologies Office
Toll-free (hearing impaired only) TTY: 1-866-468-1669
Toll-free (Canada): 1-800-266-7531
Fax: 613-954-5649

Web site: Industrial Technologies Office

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