Canadian International Innovation Program (CIIP) – Partnership Development Activities (PDA)

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CIIP's Partnership Development Activities provides support to Canadian SMEs to identify potential partnership opportunities that can lead to R&D projects between Canadian companies and foreign partners in Brazil, China, India, Israel, and South Korea.
Partnership Development Activities (PDAs) are networking, educational, and matchmaking activities.

Comments on Funding:

Funding is up to 50% of eligible costs to a maximum of $15,000 for approved projects.

Deadline: Currently accepting applications

Applicants must:

  • be Canadian companies that are incorporated, for-profit small or medium-sized enterprises with up to 500 full-time equivalent employees;
  • be seeking to commercialize new or improved products, services, or processes;
  • be ready to collaborate on a R&D project with a foreign partners;
  • own or co-own the intellectual property of the technology that will be commercialized;
  • have sufficient resources to support the shared cost of attending the PDA;
  • not be entirely funded by Canadian government organizations (federal, provincial, territorial, or municipal or Crown corporations).
Application Steps:

Applicants must express their interest in an upcoming PDA mission.

Those interested should subscribe to email notices in order to get email notifications for all upcoming CIIP activities.

Documentation Needed:

Application documentation is specific to each project.

Other Things to Note:

Date Modified: 2023-10-27

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