Your innovation network

Driving growth of the innovation ecosystem in Central Alberta by providing support to technology and knowledge-based companies 

Our Mission

Our mission is to foster the entrepreneurial spirit that is present in Central Alberta and help technology and knowledge-based companies move from idea to export in a faster, more seamless way.

Our goal is to add diversity to the Central Alberta economy through the support and promotion of companies seeking innovations in smart agriculture, advanced manufacturing, and energy, among other sectors.

– Advisory –

CARIN’s members offer advisory on many different fronts; from mentoring to exporting, to helping you find funding, there is a CARIN member that can help your business grow.


There are many sources of funding to help start and grow your company. CARIN can help you navigate this area.


From idea to export – a new incubator to help build new business in Central Alberta.

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