E-newsletter - October 2009

October 2009

Fall scenery

  • Cameras nothing gets past Using an innovative technology, Technologies Obzerv manufactures a surveillance system that nothing can hinder—neither darkness, rain nor snow.
  • Breathing life into research on asthma in the workplace Read about a young Quebec firm specializing in occupational asthma screening.
  • High-tech mining Instruments Terrascope, a Val-d’Or SME, manufactures geophysical equipment that detect minerals located as far down as a kilometre below the earth’s surface.

If you work in the Haute-Côte-Nord region, the Agency invites you to take part in Business Contact, a day devoted entirely to SMEs and regional stakeholders. On the program: conferences, networking, consulting experts and much more! An event you won’t want to miss!

Spotlight on...

You are an expert in the fields of research and regional economic development in the Quebec regions? The Agency can team up with you! The Regional Development Study program supports regional economic development study projects while helping economic development stakeholders to take informed action to influence the development of their regions.

Tips and tools

Heard of Invest Canada-Community Initiatives? The program has just been updated! Learn more by visiting Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada.

What's on

SME Week is back with its 30th edition! An array of events and activities will be held across the country, including the Young Entrepreneurs awards ceremony. Drop by the Business Development Bank of Canada Web site for details.