About us

The Consortium for Research and Innovation in Aerospace in Québec (CRIAQ) is a unique model for collaborative research by companies of all sizes, involving universities, college technology transfer centres, and local and international public research centres.

CRIAQ’s mandate from the Quebec government’s Ministère de l’Économie de l’Innovation et de l’Énergie goes far beyond the implementation of financing programs.

Our Aerospace Mission

CRIAQ’s vision is to increase the competitiveness of Quebec’s aerospace sector by stimulating technological innovation and corporate commitment through collaborative research and development.

Our role in the aerospace ecosystem

Gathering companies from the aerospace ecosystem and other strategic sectors.

Developing a new generation of innovators.

Promoting cutting-edge technological innovations in Quebec in the fields of aerospace applications, including digital aviation, future air mobility, and sustainable aerospace.

Stimulating diversity, creativity, development, and the emergence of entrepreneurial and innovative talents.