Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for membership at the Advanced Technology Centre, applicants must be creating marketable technologies in the areas of:

  • Advanced Manufacturing/Engineering/Construction
  • Agriculture/Food Technology
  • Energy/Environmental/Clean Technology
  • Health/Medical Technology
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Oil and Gas Technology

Applicants must:

  • Be registered in Alberta or Canada
  • Possess a functional/demonstrable prototype(s) or product(s)

All applications for membership are assessed based on the following merit-criteria:

  • Alignment between applicant company’s growth needs and ATC services
  • Significant innovation/competitive differentiation
  • Patented or protectable technology
  • Potential for revenue generation and/or job creation
  • Companies with multi-product opportunity (vs. single-product companies)
  • Product launched in foreign market(s) or has potential for export
  • Paying customer(s)
  • Competent team
  • Capital for a minimum of one year
  • Technology’s match with region’s strengths (raw material, expertise, facilities, funding)