The role of Centers of Excellence for Commercialization and Research is to help Canadians to innovate. In a digital world, C2MI has an unrivaled place to improve the Canadians’ quality of life. C2MI’s expertise combined with its 180 member organizations represents a unique cross-cutting force in all segments of our economy. Indeed, the success of Canadian companies depends to a great extent on their ability to innovate and to integrate technological innovations into their products or their production. C2MI is in a position to support technological innovations that ensure that local businesses stand out, regardless of their sector of activity.