INO is home to the largest concentration of skills in the field and serves clients of all sizes from all parts of Canada and around the world. INO offers a complete range of integrated services in the fields of optics/photonics to clients of all descriptions in every field of industrial activity. It also possesses a variety of technologies and innovative processes based on a strong IP portfolio.
Naval Research Laboratory (NRL)
NRL is a campus-like complex of diverse scientific facilities, with a staff of more than 2,500 researchers, engineers, technicians and support personnel. NRL operates as the Navy's full-spectrum corporate laboratory, conducting a broadly based multidisciplinary program of scientific research and advanced technological development directed toward maritime applications of new and improved materials, techniques, equipment, systems and ocean, atmospheric, and space sciences and related technologies
Université Laval is one of Canada's leading universities.With 44 000 students, 17 faculties and more than 400 programs at graduate and undergraduate levels, Université Laval is an important research university, with more than 230 research teams and centres. The Center for Optics, Photonics and Lasers (COPL) is the Quebec cluster of recognized experts in optics and photonics. Its research excellence, state-of-the-art facilities and comprehensive scientific program position the COPL among the best centers in the world for optics and photonics training and research
Polytechnique Montréal is one of Canada's leading engineering schools and the largest in Québec in terms of its student population and the scope of its research activities. Founded in 1873, Polytechnique has always provided high-quality university instruction in engineering at all levels by focusing on human values and striving to meet the needs of industry and society. With 57 research units, Polytechnique's research activities are among the most active in Canada and account for nearly one-quarter of all university research in engineering in Québec.