By leveraging innovation, we are driving economic productivity, profitability, and competitiveness— sustainably.

Accelerating public and private sector adoption of the world’s best clean technologies can address the climate crisis, while driving the global transition towards a robust and resilient green economy. 

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IMPACT TO DATE
57
Challenges Run
145 +
Governments & Rights Holders Engaged
200 +
Industry Partners
1210 +
Companies Supported

Climate Tech, Meet Climate Champions

In the world we’re building, sustainability isn't a buzzword—it’s a fundamental driver of economic growth and prosperity, for people and planet. We work with key stake- and rights-holders to ensure we build the right future.

We Don’t Just Accelerate Innovation—We Are Innovation

From humble roots in Vancouver, Canada, Foresight has rapidly scaled into a globally connected non-profit, driving the adoption of sustainable innovation in major industries worldwide.

We're Redefining Acceleration

By integrating industry partnerships, scale up capital, and sectoral expertise, we're breaking through barriers to adoption, advancing competitive innovation and economic development ecosystems.

We're Catalyzing Adoption

By deploying world-class clean technologies through one streamlined platform, we're helping end-users overcome operation barriers to drive domestic and international adoption.

We're Strengthening Networks

By aligning stakeholders to tackle common problems, we're multiplying impact, and offering strong opportunities for technology adoption, investment attraction, and export growth.

We're Modelling Excellence

By critically examining and improving our operations, we're working more efficiently through processes, data management, and applications of the most advanced tools.

We are delighted that the Challenge identified technologies that can reduce our water usage while maintaining the high quality of our products.

Sebastián Corthorn CMPC, Innovation Challenge Client

WHO WE WORK WITH

Climate Innovation has the Power to Elevate the World’s Biggest Industries

Striving to enhance efficiencies, cut costs, and meet ambitious climate goals? Let us bridge the gap between your operations and innovation, connecting you with de-risked climate solutions to fit your unique needs. 

Private Sector

  • Innovation sourcing and vetting to tackle unique sustainability hurdles
  • Scale up of solutions to solve your current and future challenges
  • Research and recommendations to inform sustainability strategies

Transform Your Industry

Public Sector

  • Opportunities to stimulate economic growth and job creation
  • Support in achieving environmental and net zero goals
  • Programs and initiatives to enhance international economic competitiveness
  • Collaboration on policy to drive tech adoption and exports

Shape a Prosperous Economy

Innovators

  • Client- and problem- driven venture acceleration
  • Mentorship from leading industry experts
  • Pilot, partnership, and investor connections
  • Life cycle assessments and technical economic analyses

Scale Your Solution

Investors

  • 1:1 matchmaking and intros to fundraising ventures
  • Highlights of notable venture successes and fundraising
  • Venture showcases, demo days, market intelligence sessions, reverse pitch events, and investor networking events
  • Acceleration of your ventures to key investment milestones

Invest in the Future

I can say with 100% certainty that NanoTerraTech would not be in the position we are today without Foresight.

Connie Ekelund Co Founder, CEO, NanoTerraTech

SECTORAL EXPERTISE

Reaching Net Zero Means Transforming Every Sector, Everywhere

Sounds daunting? Not to us. We have exceptional expertise in sourcing solutions to the biggest operational and sustainability challenges in key global industries.

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CASE STUDY

The Power of Regional Engagement

Our BC Net Zero Innovation Network partners with provincial industry leaders to accelerate the development and adoption of critical environmental solutions, establishing BC as a global leader in cleantech innovation. In just 18 months, we have made real strides towards a 40% emissions reduction by 2030 through:

  • 75 Partnerships

  • 30+ Projects Approved or in Progress

  • 15 Projects with Indigenous Involvement

  • 16 Multi-Member Cluster Projects

  • 330+ Highly Qualified Jobs

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REGIONAL NETWORKS

Explore Our Powerful, Pan-Canadian Networks Driving Economic Competitiveness

From tidal power in Truro to critical minerals in the Kootenays, Canada has a long history of turning its abundant natural resources into profit. But as the world decarbonizes, our traditional industries and the communities that rely on them must also evolve. We’ve built powerful cleantech innovation hubs across the country that have the power to make their local industries greener, more efficient, and more profitable.

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SOLUTION-SOURCING

Open Challenges & Case Studies

Our Innovation Challenges identify, de-risk, and deploy solutions, create jobs, save water, and reduce GHG emissions. 

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[This Challenge was] an important step to meeting Imperial's GHG reduction goals, and that's an important step on our journey to net zero.

Ryan McKendrick Imperial Oil, Innovation Challenge Client

GET INVOLVED

Together, We Are Agents of Change for a Better World

Nothing Will Change Until We Change it. So let's get started.

Apply for Acceleration

We work with Canadian cleantech entrepreneurs from ideation to adoption to accelerate a global net zero transition. Find your fit amongst our robust program offerings.

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Attend an Event

From demo days to pitches to matchmaking, we have countless ways to introduce you with investable ventures, both in-person and virtually.

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Find Your Next Deal

For domestic and international investors, our matchmaking engine offers you the most relevant deals and 1:1 connections to the innovative founders leading the world’s net zero transition. 

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Become a Partner

We partner with service providers, industry, governments, municipalities, philanthropists, and investors to solve big challenges and bring us closer to achieving climate moonshots. 

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