Life Sciences

Infinite potential for innovation

Québec’s pool of skilled research personnel ranks among the world’s best. What’s more, the environment here strongly encourages collabo­ration between companies and research centres involved in state-of-the art technological infrastructures. That’s how we spur scientific innovation in Québec.

Québec: Companies connecting with talent

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There’s a powerful synergy in Québec, thanks to the vitality of the research centres, funding organizations and partnerships with the companies designing, developing and testing new medical technologies and innovative products.


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Innovation and the competitive edge

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No matter what their area of expertise, Québec life-sciences companies have one point in common: a spirit of innovation.


Click below to see how businesses in the top industry sectors have made their mark: pharmaceuticals, health biotechnology, contract research, manufacturing and medical technology.


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We've got R&D covered!

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Scientists and researchers abound in Québec, and they have a genuine passion for what they do! Examples include Dr. Guy Sauvageau and researchers Robert Day, Marc-André D’Aoust, François Auger, and many others. With research groups and centres recognized by the international scientific community, Québec is the ideal place to do R&D.


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Major international breakthroughs

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Companies and researchers based in Québec are leading the way in fields critical to today's healthcare challenges. For instance, consider the advances in nanome­dicine that will one day allow doctors to target tumours more precisely during treatment.


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Customized financial products

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We assist you in the process of setting up your company in Québec, providing step-by-step guidance and financial products to meet your needs. We can also help you forge strategic alliances with Québec firms and carry out major projects in Québec.


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Why choose Québec?