Invention Quebec is 50 years old this year!
January 2nd, 2023
Invention Québec is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Founded in 1972 as part of the federal government’s “Local Initiatives” program, this non-profit organization’s mission is to support and promote innovation and entrepreneurship in the province. In other words, Innovation Québec has been supporting the inventiveness of Quebecers since its very beginning.
A recognized expertise in innovation
Since its creation, Invention Québec has supported and assisted numerous innovative projects and contributed to the economic development of Quebec. Over the years, Invention Québec has handled more than 10,500 client files to support Quebec and Canadian inventors in preparing, filing, and obtaining their provisional patents, patents, industrial designs, trademarks, or copyrights, throughout Quebec and Canada. Thanks to its expertise and its network of partners, the organization has helped many companies to launch themselves on the market, to develop new products or services and to ensure their growth.
Among Invention Québec’s most notable achievements over the past 50 years is its excellent service offering in intellectual property and its support for patent applications. Invention Québec’s expertise also extends to industrial designs, trademarks, and copyrights, throughout Quebec and Canada.
A leader in entrepreneurship
In addition to its business support activities, Invention Québec has also played a leadership role in promoting innovation and entrepreneurship in the community and making young professionals aware of business and career opportunities in the field of innovation.
Over the years, Invention Québec has adapted to the changing needs of the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem and has positioned itself as a key player in the economic development of the province. The organization has been able to create an environment conducive to innovation and entrepreneurship by setting up support programs adapted to the needs of businesses and by creating solid partnerships with local people.
A big thank you!
Today, as we celebrate 50 years of Invention Québec, it is important to highlight the organization’s undeniable contribution to Quebec’s economic development and to thank all the employees and partners who have contributed to its success over the past five decades. We look forward to seeing what the future holds for Invention Québec and to continuing to support innovation and entrepreneurship.
If you have an invention idea in mind or have specific questions about the complex process of obtaining a patent, do not hesitate to contact the professionals at Invention Québec. They will always be happy to share their expertise with you and guide you through your various projects so that you can make the best possible decisions.