CMC Microsystems is pulling out all the stops to persuade governments and other stakeholders that its expertise and services in microelectronics, photonics and other cutting edge technologies are critical to Canada’s future competitiveness in advanced manufacturing and other key tech-based sectors.
Person: Dr Ian McWalter
CMC Microsystems has been awarded $7 million over three years from the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) for operations and maintenance (O&M) of its National Design Network. But the money comes with some big strings attached.
Hardware innovation is alive and well in Canada
By Dr Ian McWalter
Is there a future for Canada in developing hardware-based products using advanced technology? For innovators in Canada’s National Design Network (NDN), that future is already taking shape.