16,000 +

research and innovation projects funded

$858M +

invested in the last 10 years


invested in 2019-20


researchers in our network

6,000 +



post-secondary partners

6,000 +

international research internships

1,450 +

professional skills courses

22,000 +

training participants

The democratization of artificial intelligence (AI)

AI is vital to the future competitiveness of our entrepreneurs and SMEs.

Jesse Vincent-Herscovici

Mitacs Business Development

Jesse Vincent-Herscovici has been a member of the Mitacs Business Development team since 2009. As Vice-President, he is responsible for strategy and leads a large national business development team. Working under a mandate to help foster Canadian innovation, he works with the world’s most innovative companies, helping to structure and support their R&D strategy with universities across the globe.

Organizations we have worked with

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