InnoTech Alberta is here!

Effective November 1, 2016, Alberta Innovates - Technology Futures is one of four corporations now consolidated into Alberta Innovates and a wholly owned subsidiary called InnoTech Alberta.

You will find all the existing programs, services and information offered by InnoTech Alberta on this website. To access the basic research funding and commercialization programs previously offered by Alberta Innovates - Technology Futures, explore here. For more information on Alberta Innovates, visit the new Alberta Innovates website.

OIL AND GAS

FOOD AND FIBRE

ENVIRONMENT

Health

 

HEALTH

OUR TEAMS

PARTNERSHIPS

News
Want to be kept in the loop with all of the latest InnoTech news?
Subscribe to our monthly e-letter by clicking the link below!

 

8 Feb 2017

AMFI Program Coatings Workshop Takes the Sting out of the Cold

AMFI Program Coatings Workshop Takes the Sting out of the Cold
The Alberta Manufacturing and Fabrication Innovation (AMFI) Program recently held a half-day Coatings Workshop to present the results of testing performed on coating systems specifically formulated by manufacturers for use in low temperatures. Over 30 guests from companies small and large from northern and central Alberta participated... 
0 Comments

21 Dec 2016

Alberta student grows mushrooms from beer waste

Alberta student grows mushrooms from beer waste
Craft brewers use more than 20 litres of water and almost a third of a pound of grain to make one litre of beer. Up to 85 per cent of the spent wheat or barley gets carted off to the landfill. Alberta student Alex Villeneuve, with help from an Alberta Innovates VenturePrize Student award, is using spent grain from brewers in an innovative way...
0 Comments

20 Dec 2016

Pipeline corrosion research project receives funding

Pipeline corrosion research project receives funding

Two Alberta universities are part of a pan-Canadian collaborative research project to investigate pipeline corrosion caused by microbial activity. Alberta Innovates Strategic Chair in Bio and Industrial Materials John Wolodko is one of three project leads, with assistance by InnoTech Alberta's Corrosion Engineering team...

0 Comments

19 Dec 2016

Lessening the blow to crops with hail research

Lessening the blow to crops with hail research
The Canadian Crop Hail Association has reported higher than normal levels of hail storm activity in a number of regions across Canada this year. InnoTech Alberta's Rod Werezuk is on the front line, working with insurance adjusters,  to look at how hail simulation research can improve hail damage assessments...
0 Comments

14 Dec 2016

Husky plans to increase capital spending next year

Husky plans to increase capital spending next year
Husky Energy is planning to increase capital spending in 2017 to upwards of US$2.7 billion, nearly $700 million more than in 2016, when an $800-million cut was announced earlier in the year...
0 Comments




Upcoming Events
Do you have an event you’d like to add to the calendar? Please email julie.griffiths@albertainnovates.ca.