Industry and Innovation

To succeed in today’s global economy, Canada needs a strategy that brings ideas to life and enhances the country’s competitive advantages.

Industry is an essential partner in unlocking the potential of new technologies, ensuring high regulatory standards, and building prosperity for all Canadians.

Areas of focus include:


Simplifying the regulatory environment for citizens and businesses with the goal of making Canada the most efficiently regulated country on earth.

Digital Economy and Cybersecurity

Developing policies that capture the job-creating benefits of the digital economy while safeguarding the privacy of citizens and security of businesses.

Corporate and Public Governance

Promoting a high standard of ethical behaviour and corporate citizenship, and respect for the rule of law.


Digital Economy and Cybersecurity

Canadian business leaders welcome the federal government’s proposed Digital Charter Implementation Act

The federal government’s proposed Digital Charter Implementation Act sets out clear rules to protect consumers, promote innovation, and strengthen Canadians’ confidence in the emerging digital economy.


Canada can’t afford not to be in space

By: Mike Greenley, CEO of MDA Inc. With investments in space paying strong dividends now and over the longer term, this sector is ready to play its part to help our country build back better.

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