Concierge, Government of Canada/ Building Innovation Program (NRC/OSME)
Organizational Bio: BCIP The Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP) helps Canadian companies move their state-of-the-art innovations from the laboratory to the marketplace.
BCIP help innovators: land a first major reference sale (up to $500,000 for standard and $1,000,000 for military), sell their innovation but keep the IP and get their innovation tested in a real-life setting.
Organizational Bio: Concierge Concierge is a single access point to funding, expertise, and facilities for Canadian R&D based small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) seeking to grow through innovation. It offers free, one-on-one assistance from expert advisors who provide customized guidance in selecting the most relevant programs and services to help you grow your business.
What we offer:
- A team of Innovation Advisors located across Canada with extensive networks, expertise and industry knowledge ready to guide you through your innovation journey.
- A single point of access to information on available innovation programs and services, including funding.
- Customized guidance in selecting the most relevant resources that best meet your needs.
- Direct referrals to our network of partner programs and services. Concierge for business innovation is delivered by the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP) in collaboration with federal , provincial, municipal and Industry partners.