Recognizing the huge potential that the film, television and the rapidly growing global digital media industry represents, the City of Ottawa is making considerable investment to increase the number of productions in Ottawa and growing local resources.
Wireless innovations are transforming the way we live and the way we do business. For the last three decades, Ottawa’s wireless community has been at the forefront of the wireless revolution.
Ottawa is well established as a global leader in photonics. Ottawa’s robust photonics sector is supported by a solid base of industry, government and educational initiatives. A magnet for new people and ideas, Ottawa boasts the highest concentration of research scientists and engineers in Canada. The photonics industry in Ottawa has experienced many changes over [...]
Increasing demands for energy, threats to global security and concerns about the environment are driving the need for clean technologies and products the world over. Global clean energy markets have been growing at a rate of 14 to 22 per cent a year. Many expect this rate to continue or even increase in the years [...]
World-class research, skillful management, increased capital investment and a growing list of new companies has elevated Ottawa’s life sciences community to the global state of discovery, development and commercialization. Ottawa-based industry leaders include Nordion, Abbott Point of Care, Variation Biotechnologies and Thermo Fisher Scientific. Ottawa is among the first regions in Canada to capitalize on [...]
With its highly skilled workforce, its dynamic research-and-development infrastructure and its wide array of related businesses and industries, Ottawa has become a leader in the development of innovative aerospace and defence-related applications. Ottawa’s aerospace, defence and security industry is home to over 300 companies employing in excess of 17,000 people. Outstanding Knowledge and Expertise Offering [...]