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Quebec Cluster in Optics-Photonics

05-09-2017

OPTONIC

Since Quebec is trying to solidify its leadership in optics-photonics, a new excellence cluster with headquarters in Quebec City has been created to support the quebec industries in their international growth.

This cluster is a merge of the Quebec Photonics Network (QPN) and the Cercle de l'industrie optique-photonique (CIOP). The Quebec Province is investing $190k per year in this new venture.

Within the Province, the optics-photonics industry produces almost $800 million with 7500 employees.

http://www.lapresse.ca/le-soleil/affaires/techno/201709/05/01-5130538-gentec-vise-le-premier-rang.php