Associate Members provide critical business services to Kinetica clients. They receive introductions to Kinetica clients as preferred service providers and opportunities to participate in specific Kinetica events as well as other negotiated benefits.
Kinetica is formally engaged with the following Associate Members:
|Field pilot & funding study|
Downtown office space
|Technology validation and identification of best available technologies|
|Accounting and tax services|
Cleantech venture acceleration office and lab space in BC
|Technical information sessions to oil & gas companies, and funding assistance|
|Marketing advisory and branding|
|Prototype development and testing|
|Driving technology development|
The Ministry of Economic Development and Trade provides leadership on the government’s economic development efforts, and single-door access to information and support for businesses and investors.
Alberta Innovates - Energy and Environment Solutions (AI-EES) is the lead agency for advancing energy and environmental technology innovation in Alberta. AI-EES serves as a catalyst for the development of innovative, integrated ways to convert Alberta's natural resources into market-ready, environmentally responsible energy and the sustainable management of Alberta's water resources.
Alberta Innovates is a catalyst for innovation. Research and innovation that leads to economic diversification, enhanced environmental performance and social well-being is a priority for the Alberta Government. Great ideas and technologies created by Albertans need the best innovation support system we can deliver. All under one roof, innovators, businesses and researchers can now easily tap into our collective assets – cross sectoral knowledge and expertise, funding, networks and research facilities.
Bennett Jones LLP is an internationally recognized Canadian law firm. The firm and the affiliated and associated entities that comprise Bennett Jones have more than 380 lawyers and business advisors and 500 staff in nine Canadian and international offices – Calgary, Toronto, Edmonton, Ottawa, Vancouver, Doha, Washington, DC, Bermuda, and a representative office in Beijing.
Calgary Economic Development works with business, government and community partners to achieve economic success, embrace shared prosperity and build a strong community for Calgary.
Delivered by NRC-IRAP, the Canada Accelerator and Incubator Program CAIP provides funding over a five year period in the form of non-repayable contributions to a limited number of outstanding accelerators and incubators that meet strict eligibility and selection criteria.
Canada’s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance (COSIA) is an alliance of oil sands producers focused on accelerating the pace of improvement in environmental performance in Canada’s oil sands through collaborative action and innovation.
For more than 30 years, C-FER Technologies focuses on facilitating the use of leading edge technology by Oil and Gas, and Pipeline Operators involved in the development of very challenging resources. This success is largely due to the company’s ability to build new large-scale test equipment that is not available anywhere else in the world.
Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA) has evolved from Alberta's Climate Change and Emissions Management (CCEMC) Corporation. ERA works collaboratively with government, industry and the innovation community to secure a lower carbon future for Alberta.
Collins Barrow is committed to the highest level of integrity, quality and professionalism and provides clients with solutions in the area of Audit, Tax and Transaction Services. Collins Barrow is one of Canada’s largest associations of Chartered Accounting firms and the eighth largest group of chartered accountants in Canada.
Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre is Western Canada’s first clean technology accelerator, launched in March 2013 as a not-for-profit corporation to foster the growth of small and medium size businesses (SMEs) in the development and commercialization of viable technology solutions to create and produce energy more efficiently and responsibly.
Grant Thornton is one of the world’s leading organizations of independent assurance, tax and advisory firms. These firms help dynamic organizations unlock their potential for growth by providing meaningful, forward looking advice.
PTAC Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada is a not-for-profit organization with over 18 years experience in the neutral facilitation of innovation, collaborative research and technology development, demonstration and deployment for a responsible Canadian hydrocarbon energy industry.
From large to small, Reality Engine has cultivated and supported over 100 brands since 1997. Their artisans and engineers are composed of dreamers, creatives, strategists and technologists. An interdisciplinary approach brings together both the left brain and the right to permanently burn truthful and lasting brand impressions.
SAIT Polytechnic is one of Canada's most exciting destinations for post-secondary education, offering more than 100 career programs and over 1,400 part-time courses (including online and distance) that position people for success in technology, trades and business. A leader in innovation, SAIT also collaborates with industry on applied research and delivers corporate training worldwide.
The Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) is one of Canada’s leading providers of applied research, development and demonstration (RD&D) and technology commercialization.
With more than 380 employees, $70 million in annual revenue and over 69 years of RD&D experience, SRC provides products and services to its 1,500 clients in 20 countries around the world.
TEC Edmonton helps technology entrepreneurs accelerate their growth. In addition to being the commercialization agent for University of Alberta technologies, TEC Edmonton operates Greater Edmonton’s largest accelerator for early stage technology companies, including both university spinoffs and companies from the broader community.
The University of Alberta in Edmonton is one of Canada’s top teaching and research universities, with an international reputation for excellence across the humanities, sciences, creative arts, business, engineering, and health sciences. Home to 39,000 students and 15,000 faculty and staff, the university has an annual budget of $1.8 billion and attracts more than $480 million in sponsored research revenue.
The University of Calgary is making tremendous progress on its journey to become one of Canada's top five research universities, where research and innovative teaching go hand in hand, and where we fully engage the communities we both serve and lead. This strategy is called Eyes High, inspired by the university's Gaelic motto, which translates as 'I will lift up my eyes.'