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Université de Sherbrooke

A Team from UdeS Selected to Develop a Miniature Satellite  

The team QMSat, comprised of future engineers from the Université de Sherbrooke, obtained one of the 15 grants of more than $200 000 awarded by the Canadian Space Agency within the framework of the CubeSats project. Hence, over 150 UdeS students … Read +

NGC Aerospace

Pilotless Aircraft for Organ Transport Project

Three Sherbrooke companies are working on what could become the first vertical take-off electrical aircraft, a double technical feat. NGC Aerospace, Optis Ingénierie, and the Advanced Technology Centre (CTA) BRP-UdeS are taking part in the project with Brio Innovation and Zénith … Read +

Artopex Accelerates its 4.0 Shift

The office furniture manufacturer Artopex will invest $30.1M in the automation and modernization of its processes by 2020. In Sherbrooke, modernization work is planned for the facilities of the Logiflex plant, on Saint-Roch Road. In the wake of this work, … Read +

$19.9M in Financing for SoundBite

SoundBite Medical Solutions Inc. (SBMS) has concluded a $19.9M series A round of investment, in which new and existing Canadian and foreign investors participated. The funds raised will be allocated, among other things, to preparation for the strategic commercial launch … Read +

Sherbrooke Innopole

New Faces on the Sherbrooke Innopole Board of Directors

Sherbrooke Innopole is pleased to announce the election of Alexandre Nault, Director of Operations at The Color Group’s Canadian Custom Packaging division, as President of its Board of Directors. “I am proud to contribute to the economic development of Sherbrooke, … Read +

Sherbrooke Innopole

Two Sherbrooke Innovations Obtain Support from Sherbrooke Innopole

Sherbrooke Innopole is proud to unveil the first projects to obtain support within the framework of its new VITE program for marketing technological innovations from Sherbrooke. The VITE program – validation of pilot technological innovations – provides Sherbrooke companies that … Read +

Verbom Takes On More Projects in Sherbrooke

Verbom is kicking its growth into high gear in Sherbrooke: the company has announced the upcoming construction of a new factory in the Industrial Park. Meanwhile, Verbom is investing in new specialized equipment to increase its productivity and manufacture larger … Read +

2017: A Brilliant Year for ACET

In 2017, the Accélérateur de création d’entreprises technologiques (ACET – Accelerator for the Creation of Technological Businesses) invested $15.2M in the businesses it supports, a record amount in funding. Seven new projects were approved – for a total of 66 … Read +