Sherbrooke Innopole

Sherbrooke Innopole Recognized by the American Magazine Site Selection

PRESS RELEASE – Sherbrooke Innopole was awarded an honourable mention in the rankings for Canada’s Best Locations, published by the American magazine Site Selection in their September 2018 edition. This ranking recognizes the most successful economic development agencies – provinces … Read +


$1.1M to Attract and Retain Immigrant Workers in Estrie

Four organizations in the region, partners of the Ministère de l’Immigration, de la Diversité et de l’Inclusion (MIDI), are sharing funding of $1.1M from the Government of Québec to foster the long-term settling of immigrants in Estrie:  Fédération des communautés … Read +


Cannabis: Neptune Enters Agreement with Canopy Growth

Neptune Technologies & Bioressources has signed a multi-year agreement, including minimum volume commitments, with Ontario company Canopy Growth for the production of extracted cannabis products. It’s worth noting that Neptune is currently converting its 50 000 ft.2 site for the extraction, … Read +

VAMUdeS World Champion for a Third Year

The VAMUdeS (the Université de Sherbrooke’s Miniature Aerial Vehicle Organization) team was crowned champion of the 2018 Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Student Unmanned Aerial Systems (SUAS) international competition. This is the 3rd world title the Faculty of … Read +

CRCHUS Researcher Among the Winners of the EMC2 Competition.

The first edition of Oncopole‘s EMC2 awards program has accepted 7 research projects, which shall share the nearly $12M, including one in which Brigitte Guérin, professor-researcher at the Université de Sherbrooke and the Centre de recherche du CHUS, is participating. … Read +

Immune Biosolutions

$1.1M Collaborative R&D Project for Immune Biosolutions

The Nebula antibody development platform, created by Sherbrooke biotech company Immune Biosolutions, located in Espace LABz, will be the subject of a $1.1M research project conducted in collaboration with the Université de Sherbrooke to develop cutting-edge treatments for certain cancers. … Read +


Précigrafik Wins its Second Gutenberg Award

Groupe Précigrafik excelled at the 36th Gutenberg Gala, which recognizes the expertise and creativity of Québec’s print industry, winning the award in the Innovation Challenge – Marketing Client category. This is the second Gutenberg Award for the Sherbrooke company in … Read +

Chocolat Lamontagne Wins Canadian Grand Prix Award

Sherbrooke company Chocolat Lamontagne has been awarded a prestigious Canadian Grand Prix New Product Award in the Confectionery & Shelf Stable Desserts category for its dark-chocolate-coated Coconut Almonds and its Caffé Latté Almonds. Every year, the Retail Council of Canada’s … Read +

Université de Sherbrooke

Coming to the UdeS: A New Precision Medicine Pavilion 

The Université de Sherbrooke will be building a $39.4M precision medicine and translational research pavilion on its Health Campus. The Government of Québec is injecting more than $35.4M into the project. The new pavilion will accommodate about 50 researchers and … Read +