Ontario Centre of Innovation

ENCQOR 5G Demonstration Program

Program Status: Closed for Applications

The ENCQOR 5G Demonstration Program supports standalone small- and medium-sized enterprise (SME) projects and SME collaborations with industry partners and/or public sector organizations such as municipalities, healthcare facilities, public utilities for testing and validation activities using the ENCQOR 5G Innovation Platform as a Service (iPaaS) testbed in order to develop or advance new technologies, products, processes and services. 

Best suited for:

Applicant: 

  • Ontario based company with more than 50% of employees based in Ontario 
  • Applicant company must be SME scale (less than 500 employees) 

Project: 

  • Utilizes the ENQCOR 5G iPaaS testbed  
  • Develop or advance new technologies, products, processes and services that leverage 5G connectivity 

Interest Form

Express your interest and see if this program is right for your business.

Program Guidelines

View the Program Guidelines for full program details and eligibility requirements.

Contact a Program Lead

Vahid Sadr
Portfolio Manager, Digital Economy Technologies
vsadr@oc-innovation.ca

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