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Sumas Regional Consortium for High Tech

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The existing SRCTec “Centre of Excellence” located in the Fraser Valley (Mission, BC) serves as the platform for entrepreneurs and existing organizations to maximize commercialization opportunities and accelerate growth innovative through advanced technologies. SRCTec is a non-profit organization, and it has helped with the coaching and providing resources to multiple organizations to advance their businesses.

Commercialization & Tech Transfer

Sumas Regional Consortium for High Tech
Aerospace Industry Advisory Initiative
June 06, 2016

SRCTec Alignment with Abbotsford International Airport in Pursuit to Develop the Aerospace Technology Centre for Excellence.

The Sumas Regional Consortium for high tech (SRCTEC) a non-profit agency based in Mission, dedicated to facilitating innovation and entrepreneurial ventures in the Fraser Valley, and since implementation is celebrating their 30th venture in the tech venture acceleration program.

The existing SRCTec “Centre of Excellence” located in the Fraser Valley (Mission, BC) serves as the platform for entrepreneurs and existing organizations to maximize commercialization opportunities and accelerate growth innovative through advanced technologies. SRCTec is a non-profit organization, and it has helped with the coaching and providing resources to multiple organizations to advance their businesses. SRCTec continues to drive its existing and established Venture Acceleration Program for Agriculture (AVAP) as well as other technology fields including the Aerospace/ Aviation industries. Specifically, SRCTec can offer Research and Development (R&D) organization and administration, quality assurance (QA) standards and training such as AS- 9100/ISO 9100 demanded by Tier 1, 2 and 3 vendors, process development (PD) of approved Supplemental  Type Certificate (STC) for aviation applications, Aerospace/Aviation information technology (IT) applications including

simulation, and government related regulations and compliance including conducting internal audits.

Quick Facts:

    • Established in 2012, Sumas Regional Consortium for High Tec (SRCTec) is a not-forprofit organization governed by a select group of technology executives that form a volunteer board of directors.
    • SRCTec is a coalition of local government, industry partners and high education institutions interested in attracting techbased investment into the east Fraser Valley “Region”. (Including the District of Mission, City of Abbotsford and Chilliwack).
    • SRCTec is committed to the technology-led Economic and Educational development of the Region
    • BC’s technology sector is the third largest contributor to the province’s economy, making up to 7.6% of our gross domestic product and producing $23.2 billion in annual revenue and, $31 billion in exports.