Overview of announced projects

From: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

The Strategic Innovation Fund (SIF) aims to attract and support high-quality business investments in Canada's most dynamic and innovative sectors. This fund supports innovative business activities such as R&D projects, firm expansion, attraction of large-scale investments to Canada and collaborative technology demonstration projects. See list of announced projects.

The breakdown of the 64 projects and $2B in SIF contributions is as follows:

59 projects

Stream 1: R&D and commercialization

Stream 2: Firm expansion and growth

Stream 3: Investment attraction and reinvestment

Current as of September 3, 2019

$1.8B

in SIF contributions

$43B

total investment leveraged

67K

jobs expected to be created and maintained
(not including indirect, induced, and construction jobs)

Current as of September 3, 2019

9.7K+

commitments obtained for co-op opportunities

$8.9B

secured in R&D commitments

27 projects

are investments in small and medium-sized enterprises

Current as of September 3, 2019 (updated quarterly)

4 successful applicants

Stream 4: Collaborative technology development and demonstration

$178M

in SIF contributions

$444M

total investment leveraged

Current as of September 3, 2019

1 successful applicant

Stream 5: National ecosystems

$49M

in SIF contributions

$137M

total investment leveraged

Current as of September 3, 2019

Open to all regions across Canada

ON
$907M
QC
$451M
AB
$160M
BC
$353M
SK
$29M
NB
$29M
NS
$39M
MB
$30M
PE
$13M
NL
$6M

Note: Funding for Stream 4 (Collaborative technology development and demonstration) and Stream 5 (National ecosystems) is allocated to the home province(s) of the lead recipient(s); however, these networks are national in scope and will support network members from across Canada.

Current as of September 3, 2019

Open to all sectors

SIF projects drive innovation across all six Economic Strategy Tables

Primary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table   Secondary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table

Name(s) Advanced Manufacturing Agri-Food Resources of the Future Health & Biosciences Clean Technology Digital Industries
Abraham Innovation Systems Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Advantech Satellite Networks (now Spacebridge) Primary Economic Strategy Table
Aerospace Innovation and Research Network (AIR) – (Aerospace Industries Association of Canada) Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
AGS Automotive Systems Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Alcoa Lauralco Management Company Primary Economic Strategy Table
Algoma Steel Primary Economic Strategy Table
Algoma Tubes Inc. and Prudential Steel Ltd. (Tenaris) Primary Economic Strategy Table
Aluminerie Alouette Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
ArcelorMittal Canada Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Bell Helicopter Textron Canada Ltd and partners Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
BioVectra Secondary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table
BlackBerry QNX Primary Economic Strategy Table
Blue Solutions Canada Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Bluedrop Performance Learning Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table
Burloak Technologies Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
CAE Inc. Secondary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table
Canada Kuwait Petrochemical Corp. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Canadian Agri-Food Automation and Intelligence Network (CAAIN) Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Canadian Food Innovators Network (CFIN) Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Carbon Engineering Ltd. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
CBN Nano Technologies Inc. and Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited Primary Economic Strategy Table
Cognitive Systems Corp. Primary Economic Strategy Table
Coulson Aircrane Ltd. Primary Economic Strategy Table
Creative Destruction Lab Primary Economic Strategy Table
Digital Health and Discovery Platform (DHDP) - Terry Fox Research Institute / Imagia Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Domtar Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Elysis Limited Partnership Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
EVRAZ Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
exactEarth Primary Economic Strategy Table
General Fusion Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Gerdau Ameristeel Corporation Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Heico Canada Holding Company Primary Economic Strategy Table
High Q Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Industry Consortium for Image Guided Therapy (ICIGT) -Sunnybrook Research Institute Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Innovation ENCQOR Primary Economic Strategy Table
Inter Pipeline Secondary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
ISARACorporation Primary Economic Strategy Table
JP Bowman Ltd. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Kruger Inc. Secondary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Lakeside Plastics Ltd. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Linamar Corporation Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
LNG Canada Development Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Marwood Metal Fabrication Ltd. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Maple Leaf Foods Inc. Secondary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table
Meridian Lightweight Technologies Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
MindBridge Analytics Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table
Nokia Primary Economic Strategy Table
North Inc. Secondary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table
Northstar Secondary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table
NOVA Chemicals Secondary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Nova Steel Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Nova Tube Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table
Ranovus Secondary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table
Rockport Networks Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Sciemetric Instruments Inc. Secondary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table
Siemens Canada Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Stelco Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table
STEMCELL Technologies Secondary Economic Strategy Table Primary Economic Strategy Table
SWITCH Materials Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Synergx Technologies Inc. Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Tekna Plasma Systems Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Telesat Canada   Primary Economic Strategy Table
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Primary Economic Strategy Table Secondary Economic Strategy Table
Woodbridge Foam Corporation Primary Economic Strategy Table

Current as of September 3, 2019

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