April 2016 - Alberta has a new way to drive research and accelerate great ideas into innovations to improve our lives and economy. Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions, and the three other Alberta Innovates corporations will be consolidated this summer into one corporation called Alberta Innovates, along with a new applied research services subsidiary. The new corporation will make it easier to identify and access services and supports for researchers, companies and partners. Alberta Innovates is an investment in the future with the goal of growing and diversifying the provincial economy with productive and focused research, innovation and commercialization. For our partners in research, industry, government and academia, you can continue to reach us in our current offices. For news and updates, visit www.albertainnovates.ca , follow us on Twitter and visit our Facebook page.


Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions (AI Bio) invests in research and innovation to grow prosperity in Alberta's agriculture, food and forestry sectors.

We are a research agency funded by the Government of Alberta that works with partners to identify, coordinate and fund research projects. We help solve industry challenges with solutions that deliver economic, environmental and social benefits.  Read more about AI Bio in BrochureHighlights Report 2015Success Stories, Annual Report, and Business Plan.

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July 27, 2016

EDMONTON -Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions (AI Bio) has approved nearly $13 million in funding for 61 projects by researchers and companies. The grants are for the development of new industrial bioproducts or technologies using Alberta agriculture and forestry byproducts or other biomass.

July 04, 2016

After a decade of perseverance, a bioindustrial startup supported by Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions is reaching the commercialization stage: Edmonton Journal.

June 06, 2016

Edmonton, AB - Make innovation Alberta's provincial resource. As CEO you will bring an entrepreneurial spirit to a newly consolidated corporation dedicated to building a strong innovation eco-system that builds on Alberta's strengths, creates a more diversified economy and delivers value for money. To express your interest in this opportunity, please submit your resume and related information to Monica Simpson at monica.simpson@odgersberndtson.com or online.



August 24, 2016Introducing the new Zetasizer WT - automatic, online monitoring for stable and cost-effective water treatment. We are hosting an introductory webinar about the new Zetasizer WT on 17 June 2015.
August 24, 2016August 24, 2016Researchers need a better understanding of the effects of social shifts on river basins and water catchments, in addition to the impacts of climate change (A. Michalak Nature 535, 349–350; 2016).