16,000 +

research and innovation projects funded


invested in 2019-20

$858M +

invested in the last 10 years


researchers in our network

6,000 +



post-secondary partners

6,000 +

international research internships

1,450 +

professional skills courses

22,000 +

training participants

5G will dramatically reshape our cities in the very near future

5G networks will rapidly become a cornerstone of city infrastructure development worldwide.

Lenny Freilich

Account Manager
Western Canada

Lenny Freilich brings over 40 years of experience working within the high-tech industry to his role at Mitacs. With a background in data analytics and machine learning, high performance computing, and cybersecurity, he has held senior corporate and business development roles with Blackberry/RIM, Creo/Kodak, and IBM Global Services, as well as Product Management roles with Fujitsu Global. Lenny has also held partnership development roles with the University of British Columbia and the Ontario Centres of Excellence.

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