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Sherbrooke listed in the American Cities of the Future study

Sherbrooke Innopole


Foreign direct investments (FDI), capital expenditure on R&D projects and the global competitiveness index are some of the criteria that have propelled Sherbrooke to the ninth place on the list of small cities with the strongest economic potential in a study … Read +



Head out to the Start-ups Festival!

Gordon Harling


The Festival international Start-ups and LOL at the Vieux-Port de Montréal is taking place from the 13th to 15th of July. A great opportunity to talk innovation, technology and investment in a business setting. I invite tech start-ups, innovators and investors from Sherbrooke to … Read +



BiopolisQuébec launches its new website

Sherbrooke Innopole


BiopolisQuébec, the alliance of leading life sciences regions in the province of Québec, announces the launch of its new website: www.biopolisquebec.com. The main goal of this new platform is the worldwide promotion of Québec expertise in Life Sciences and Health … Read +



Government of Canada funds establishment of new technology business accelerator

Sherbrooke Innopole


Sherbrooke, Quebec, March 11, 2011 – The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of State for Canada Economic Development, today announced the awarding of $293,500 in non-repayable funding for the establishment of the Accélérateur de création d’entreprises technologiques, a technology business accelerator. A number of … Read +



Pierre Bélanger at the annual IASP International Board meeting

Sherbrooke Innopole


Pierre Bélanger, Sherbrooke Innopole Director General, President of the North American Division and Board Member of theInternational Association of Science Parks, took part in the annual IASP International Board meeting regrouping Board Members of some of the world’s most important Science Parks. This year, … Read +



AmorChem: New seed fund for scientific research

Sherbrooke Innopole


Clément Gignac, Minister of Economic Development, Innovation and Export Trade, announced on saturday that financing of the AmorChem Seed Fund is closed and the fund is now ready to invest in companies specializing in life sciences. AmorChem is the third and … Read +



ARISTA Provincial Competition for young entrepreneurs

Sherbrooke Innopole


Sherbrooke Innopole invites you to take part to the ARISTA Provincial Competition, which recognizes the success of young business people between the ages of 18 and 40, working in all sectors of the economy throughout Quebec. The Competition regroups 7 … Read +