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Virtual reality and augmented reality: leading-edge technologies driving innovation in Montréal (part 2)

New technologies are poised to revolutionize several economic sectors by changing the way we communicate. Among them are virtual reality and augmented reality, which are vectors of change in several sectors, including construction and health care.

Virtual reality and augmented reality: leading-edge technologies driving innovation in Montréal (part 1)

Virtual reality and augmented reality are among the technologies making a transformational impact on numerous activity sectors. Together, the two technologies account for an enormous market. 

Advanced biomaterials that offer promising opportunities for next-generation medical devices

  Biomaterials are at the forefront of important advances in health sciences. Given the aging population and the growing number of chronic illnesses, which represent major challenges for the public health sector, the demand for more sophisticated medical products is expected to increase in the coming years, hence the need for ongoing research into state-of-the-art […]

  • Green chemistry
  • New materials
  • Digital technologies
  • Mobility and transport

NSERC invests $6.5 M in three Concordia-led science and technology partnership projects

Three Concordia science and technology initiatives are set to receive a combined $6.5 million in funding for a new strategic network, research into biochemicals and a big data analysis project.

Launch of the new exchange platform in industrial ecology & circular economy

The Quebec Business Council of the Environment (CPEQ) has recently launched a brand new electronic platform for the exchange of residual materials and other resources.

$75 million to City of Montréal to rehabilitate contaminated land

The Québec government announced $75 million in grant for the City of Montreal to decontaminate soil on its territory by 2022.

ÉTS partner of Next Generation Manufacturing Canada, the Advanced Manufacturing Supercluster

The École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS) is one of the partners of Next Generation Manufacturing (NGM) Canada, one of the five projects selected on February 15 by the Department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada under the Innovation Superclusters Initiative.

An optical biopsy needle to diagnose cancer

Frédéric Leblond and Joannie Desroches have developed an optical biopsy needle capable of immediately detecting cancerous tissue with an 84% diagnostic accuracy rate for brain cancer.

Living tattoos by MIT engineers

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NSERC invests $6.5 M in three Concordia-led science and technology partnership projects

Three Concordia science and technology initiatives are set to receive a combined $6.5 million in funding for a new strategic network, research into biochemicals and a big data analysis project.

Québec invests nearly $ 3.9 million to support 43 technological maturation and validation projects

The Québec government invests $ 3.9 million in Aligo Innovation, Univalor and SOVAR, three university-based research commercialization companies.

Advanced manufacturing: $ 43.5 million granted to CRIQ to optimize support for businesses shift to industry 4.0

The Québec government invests $ 43.5 million in financial assistance to the Centre de recherche industrielle du Québec (CRIQ) to help revamp its business model and modernize its infrastructure.

Québec-Vermont strengthen their ties to foster economic growth and jobs creation

Québec Government and Vermont State signed a Joint Declaration aiming at to strengthen their long-standing cooperative ties in a variety of sectors to foster economic growth and job creation.

Call for mobilizing projects in the field of intelligence transportation

The Ministère de l’Économie, de la Science et de l’Innovation of Economy is launching a call for mobilizing projects in the field of intelligence transportation.

The Governement of Canada invests $ 45.8 million in transportation infrastructure at the port of Montréal

The Government of Canada announced major funding of $45.8 million for the modernization of the City of Montréal’s road infrastructure adjacent to the Port of Montreal.