Innovation shows the vitality of enterprises, and, by extension, of the industry. It ensures the sustainability of the mining industry. Innovation introduces something new to the market, or an improvement, by bringing a competing advantage. This value makes small businesses more competitive and exploration societies more performing. MISA ensures to put the values in front, while finding the right track to efficiently get the idea to the market.
The professional and technical support that MISA offers brings the enterprises to:
Furthermore, small businesses receive mentoring from mining operators in one of these six expertises, while putting the project in place:
To each project put forward, the Quebec mineral field progresses with a better positioning on the world mining chessboard, and ensures a leader status.
Supporting innovation gives value to commercial opportunities in the mineral field, to allow it to shine here and internationally.
The competition from here and abroad reduces more and more the length of the windows of opportunities. The support to innovation pushes forward the cycle of development of products and services, and allows the businesses to get into the market faster and stay competitive.
Innovation takes your business out of the usual path and puts it in an avant-garde stance. This positioning is favourable to get through challenging times and to face competition.
Getting involved in innovation creates a domino effect: each partner will reduce the financial risk of the project, making it sustainable. Each partner will profit in the benefits of the project, by sharing the necessary efforts.
“Alone, we go faster, together we go further.”
Innovation funding is a powerful leverage to ease the adoption of better practices in innovation management. Then, the adoption of these practices increase the probability of success. At last, the successful innovation projects always produce new projects.