Workshop Presenter - Innovation Advisor, Concierge
Anet’s broad professional expertise includes strong competencies in communications, data analysis, partnership engagement and project management that have been developed in various positions across the forestry, high technology, education, defence and public security sectors. Anet has worked for both large and small industry, government and academic organizations in both manufacturing and professional services environments and has lived and worked in the United Kingdom, Australia, China and Hong Kong. As an Innovation Advisor for Ottawa and North-Eastern Ontario, Anet can help connect small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) with resources and funding to help grow their business.
The only service of its kind in Canada, Concierge is a single access point to funding, expertise, facilities, and global opportunities for small and medium-sized enterprises seeking to grow through innovation. Concierge offers one-on-one assistance from expert advisors and services include:
– Access to information on available innovation programs and services, including funding.
– Customized guidance in selecting the most relevant resources that best meet business needs.
– Direct referrals to network of partner programs and services.
Concierge for business innovation is delivered by the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP) in collaboration with federal and provincial partners.