As manager of Canada’s National Design Network, CMC Microsystems works with researchers and industry, providing commercial-calibre tools, systems, expertise, services, and access to world-class infrastructure for designing, prototyping and manufacturing innovations in microsystems and nanotechnologies. CMC provides a path to commercialization of related technologies, and enables the development and sharing of new tools, methodologies and processes to make researchers and industry more productive.
Over the past five years, more than 1,200 professors and 7,200 graduate students have benefited from CMC-managed infrastructure and expertise valued at more than $100 million. More than 700 companies have collaborated with these researchers or hired their highly trained graduates.
As strategic partner shaping Canada’s NDN, CMC is guided by three values: Research Excellence, “Honest Broker” and Benefit to Canada.
CMC has 55 staff and has satellite offices in Ottawa and Winnipeg.