Empowering supply chains

with artificial intelligence

Empowering supply chains

with artificial intelligence

scale ai

impact by 2025

$16.5 billion added to Canada’s GDP

16,000 jobs created

Boosting

the economy

Boosting

the economy

    • Higher industrial output and export of products and services
    • Greater number of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) become larger corporations
    • Highly automated processes leading to reduction in costs and wastage of resources

Creating

‘high-skill’ jobs

Creating

‘high-skill’ jobs

    • Thousands of AI professionals with advanced degrees
    • Hundreds of new academic courses about AI

Leading the world

in AI adoption

and integration

Leading the world

in AI adoption

and integration

    • Canada positioned as one of the top countries in the Global competitive index
    • Canada becomes a world leader in AI-based products and services

Who will benefit from

scale ai programs and initiatives?

Who will benefit from

scale ai programs and initiatives?

Supply chain operators will benefit from access to academic AI research and intellectual property shared by scale ai members.

SMEs can gain mentorship and access to intellectual property to develop products and services that can fill the market gap.

AI researchers can participate in projects to fast track commercialization of technology and define the scientific vision of all scale ai initiatives.

Students and professionals currently part of the workforce across industries can get trained on using AI and intelligent supply chains. New advanced degrees can prepare future workforce for high-skilled jobs.

Industries in focus

Industries in focus

01/05

Consumer goods and retail

02/05

Industrial goods and manufacturing

03/05

Transport and logistics

04/05

Intrahospital transport

05/05

Infrastructure and construction

Strategic program axes

Strategic program axes

scale ai strategic program streams are overarching, cross-industry initiatives focused on enhancing productivity and upskilling the workforce.

Adoption of AI in supply chains

Making AI adoption easier through sustained mentorship and sharing of intellectual property.

SME AI scale up support

Supporting SMEs with oppurtunities to expand their footprint in newer markets by helping them find their market gaps, and by providing resources to capitalize these oppurtunities.

Commercialization of AI-powered supply chains

Supporting end-to-end roll out of AI-powered commercial products or services.

Current and future workforce development in AI

Nurturing the talent in the field of artificial intelligence with general awareness programs, and support for academic courses focused on AI.

Collaboration Development

Fostering collaboration between the private sector, academic research institutes, SMEs and global think tanks to efficiently execute development projects that could boost Canada's economy.

Collaboration development

Fostering collaboration between the private sector, academic research institutes, SMEs and global think tanks to efficiently execute development projects that could boost Canada's economy.

Learn more about scale ai strategic axes

Learn more about scale ai strategic axes

Download scale ai strategic plan