Ontario Centre of Innovation (OCI)
Ontario Centre of Innovation (OCI) maximizes the commercial impact of research developed in Ontario’s colleges, universities, and research hospitals, and accelerates the commercialization of Made-in-Ontario intellectual property and technologies. On behalf of the Province of Ontario, OCI also engages with universities and colleges to support youth entrepreneurship through Campus Linked Accelerators, On-Campus Entrepreneurship Activities and the SmartStart Seed Fund.
Since 2016, OCI has supported collaborative R&D projects and commercialization in over 180 communities across Ontario. OCI’s programs contribute to autonomous vehicle innovation, digital infrastructure development, technology adoption, and market readiness.
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Areas of Expertise
The Centre’s programs include:
– Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN)
– ENCQOR 5G
– Next Generation Networks Demonstration Program
– Market Readiness Co-Investment Fund
– TalentEdge Internship Program
Skills & Professional Development
Business Development & Consulting
Published: February 17, 2022