The Composites Innovation Centre Manitoba Inc. (CIC) is a not-for-profit corporation that supports and stimulates economic growth through innovative research, development and the application of composite materials and technologies for manufacturing industries.
Our staff works collaboratively with industry, government agencies and educational establishments on projects that result in measurable economic benefits to the project participants and the community.
To support these activities, we are funded by and have affiliations with several government, research and educational establishments as well as private industry organizations.
Our capabilities are developed around core technologies to assist industry in keeping pace with competitors and to advance technologies to provide a competitive advantage.
Our mission is to accelerate long term profitable growth for Western Canadian composites manufacturers, OEMs and material processors by providing differentiated technical services, developing and deploying new technologies, and building awareness, all through our global networks.
For our composite industry to achieve global leadership through the adoption of advanced composite innovations.
We are passionate about realizing client expectations.
We build collaborative, trusting relationships.
We embrace challenges – we are problem solvers.
We seek to create and innovate solutions.
We think globally.
We identify and promote environmentally sustainable technologies.
Economic Development Winnipeg Inc.
Senior Vice President, Economic Development
Western Economic Diversification Canada – Manitoba
Director, Policy, Planning and External Relations