Why choose INO?

Because here…


…ideas come to life

  • A wide range of high-caliber scientific and technological projects in a variety of optics/photonics fields for private clients
  • Internal research projects (IRP) that you design—the source of technological and scientific innovations with considerable commercial potential
  • Special projects supporting initiatives to foster intellectual curiosity about science in schools and elsewhere

…ideas produce incredible people

  • Creative researchers and technologists with a passion for applied research
  • Engineering teams with unique collaboration skills and know-how
  • Managers who leverage new opportunities beyond traditional markets
  • Seasoned project leaders
  • Skilled professional administrative teams

…we foster a culture of innovation

  • Recognition of excellence through the INOvation awards, which honor projects showing the greatest potential
  • Development of your research results through invention disclosures, patents, licensing, and the creation of spinoff companies
  • Participation in international symposia and the opportunity to promote your research activities
  • Numerous joint projects and partnerships with key stakeholders in the innovation network and the scientific community in Québec and elsewhere
  • A culturally diverse workforce made up of talented people from more than ten countries

…you have access to the best facilities

  • Specialized, modern laboratories
  • State-of-the-art equipment
  • Exceptional capabilities for analysis, processing, testing, and short-run fabrication

…we believe in a healthy workplace

  • A variety of social, sports, cultural, and family activities
  • A friendly and respectful work environment
  • Motivated and engaged employees
  • A flexible and inclusive organizational structure
  • Flexible schedules
  • Practices that foster a good work-life balance
  • Competitive salaries and outstanding employee benefits

…we are internationally known

  • Research projects that are key to advancing technology not only in Quebec, but across Canada and around the world
  • Over de 5000 contracts completed
  • An impressive patent portfolio 
  • An enviable international reputation 

You have a project in mind? Talk with our specialists.

You have a project in mind? Talk with our specialists.

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