Networks of Centres of Excellence of Canada
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Business-led Networks Of Centres Of Excellence
(BL-NCE)

BL-NCEs are large-scale collaborative networks headed by not-for-profit industry consortia that increase private sector investments in Canadian research, support training of skilled researchers, and accelerate the timeline involved in translating research into commercial products and services. These cost-shared networks respond directly to real-world challenges facing Canadian industry.


Green Aviation Research and Development Network – GARDN
Montreal, Quebec ($24,958,633 for 2009-18)

PreThera Research – PreThera
Québec, Quebec ($15,000,779 for 2014-18)

Quebec Consortium for Drug Discovery - CQDM
Montreal, Quebec ($20,847,181 for 2009-17)

Refined Manufacturing Acceleration Process - ReMAP
Toronto, Ontario ($7,700,500 for 2014-18)

Ultra Deep Mining Network - UDMN
Sudbury, Ontario ($15,000,000 for 2014-18)