Objectives of the program

• Support innovation and accompany SMEs all over Canada in the medical technology sector.
• Identify business opportunities that can generate new revenue over 1, 3 and 5-year horizons.
• Stimulate product innovations and services associated with specific business models.
• Capitalize on the MEDTEQ and NRC-IRAP (National Research Council-Industrial Research Assistance Program) network and in synergy with existing accelerators/incubators or any other relevant network support structure.
• Guide and encourage the development of skills and organizational capacity in innovation management.
• Accelerate and facilitate SME intermediation to receiving environments, large groups and major international health actors.
• Catalyze the technological maturation efforts of SMEs.

Program Steps

Introduction, preliminary
analysis of existing capabilities,
needs and strategic priorities
(innovation, financing,
commercialization, etc.)

Strategic reflection based on
the current/desired
positioning, implementation of
a marketing strategy
integrating all related aspects
(legal, regulatory, distribution,

Development of a technical
roadmap and a customized
action plan prioritizing short,
medium and long-term
activities needed towards
targeted opportunities

Financial partner

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