About scale ai

About scale ai

scale ai’s primary objective is to boost economic development through faster adoption and integration of artificial intelligence (AI) to the supply chains.

Vision

Connect industries and researchers to establish Canada as a global AI development hub.

Mission

scale ai will boost productivity across industries in Canada through the integration of AI with supply chains and by building a knowledge-sharing framework for advancing technological research.

Values

Lead the change

Helping Canada lead the world in next-generation technologies

Technological excellence

Supporting innovation and technological excellence

Diversity

Ensuring equal participation of underrepresented groups in STEM

Collaboration

Building cross-sector network for sharing of knowledge and expertise

Funding for scale ai

Funding for scale ai

scale ai is a co-investment and innovation hub with the government funding matched by contributions from the private sector.

  • $230 Million from the Government of Canada
  • $53.4 Million from the Government of Quebec

scale ai collaboration network

A consortium of private entities, academic researchers and high potential start-ups, scale ai will be the central pillar of Canada’s AI ecosystem.
The supercluster will identify cross-sector collaborative projects and provide funding as well as expert guidance for successful execution.

scale ai collaboration network

A consortium of private entities, academic researchers and high potential start-ups, scale ai will be the central pillar of Canada’s AI ecosystem.

The supercluster will identify cross-sector collaborative projects and provide funding as well as expert guidance for successful execution.

scale ai will shape Canada’s future in artificial intelligence

scale ai will shape Canada’s future in artificial intelligence

Canada is one of the strongholds for artificial intelligence (AI) and home to some of the world's most advanced AI organizations and companies.

scale ai will support hundreds of new academic courses, and upskilling programs that can help thousands of supply chain professionals. We will encourage better adoption and commercialization of AI technology by funding eligible projects.

With scale ai's support, Canada will see a stronger workforce, and more efficient organization performance across industry.

Read about our strategy