About Us

Vision

Research in microsystems and nanotechnology expands knowledge frontiers, enables applications, and contributes to economic prosperity in Canada through advanced technology manufacturing.

Mission

Enable and support the creation and application of micro- and nanosystems knowledge and manufacturing capability by providing a national infrastructure for excellence in research through Canada’s National Design Network and establishing and verifying a path to commercialization of related processes, devices, components and systems.

About CMC

CMC Microsystems is a not-for-profit organization managing Canada’s National Design Network®.  CMC reduces barriers to technology adoption by creating and sharing platform technologies. 

About Canada’s National Design Network (CNDN)

A national network of 10,000 academic participants and 1,000 companies developing innovations in micro-nanotechnologies. CNDN is recognized as a Major Research Facility and has been awarded funding from the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) Major Science Initiatives (MSI) program. 

Guiding Values

Research Excellence, “Honest Broker”, Benefit to Canada

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Governance

Board of Directors
Members

Contributors

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Partners

Staff

Key Contacts

Corporate Reports

Annual Reports
Financial Statements
Strategic Plan
Market Intelligence
Fabricaton Reports

Awards

Colton Medal
TEXPO

 

Careers

CMC
Canadian Organizations

 

Success Stories

Proud to support the innovative work of researches in Canada. View all success stories!

Photo of samples being worked on in a lab, superimposed headshot of Prof. Ghafar-Zadeh.

On the Road to Success

Prof. Ebrahim Ghafar-Zadeh and his team are on the cusp of changing how we test for COVID-19. They are using cutting edge technologies in machine learning and microsystems to develop the simplest, most efficient test possible.

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Contact Us

1111 Notre-Dame West
Pavillon B, Suite B-0710
Montréal, QC H3C 6M8 

1055 Princess Street
Suite 301
Kingston, ON K7L 1H3

400 March Road
Suite 110
Ottawa, ON K2K 3H4

Phone: 613.530.4666 |  Email: info@cmc.ca

CMC by the Numbers

1
Academic-industry collaborations enabled annually
1
startups enabled annually
1 %
of clients would recommend to another researcher

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