A Business and Scientific Hub
The Biotech City, from discovery to commercialization
Where we can find companies in the fields of bio-pharmaceutical, medical device, CRO and IT. The Biotech City also includes a dedicated park where is found research institutes, an incubator, laboratory spaces for rent and land for development.
The Laval Biotech Industry at a Glance
+ over 5000 employees within a 3 km radius
(2 miles radius)
over 100 companies in life sciences and biotechnology
11 research centers and organizations
$4 Billions invested since 2001
1200000 square meters
dedicated to science and technology
(13M ft 2 )
Laval mayor applauds $20 million investment in INRSLaval, June 5, 2018 — The mayor of Laval, Marc Demers, applauds the $20 million investment by the Quebec and Canadian governments in the INRS-Institut Armand-Frappier Research Centre. The major announcement was made today at a press...
Agreement between Centre québécois d’innovation en biotechnologie and Belgium, a springboard for businesses in LavalRead article (in French)
Successful “in the dark” networking event at the end-of-the-year life sciences cocktail partyMore than 200 participants gathered at the Cosmodôme on November 28, for the Biotech City and BioQuébec Christmas cocktail party. Despite a major power outage in the Laval region at the beginning of the event, it had record...
The Life Sciences Diversity at the Core of the Biotech City
To choose the Biotech City is to opt for an environment of collaboration and creativity
- Pharmaceuticas and biotechnology
- Medical and research devices
- Nutraceuticals and cosmetics
- Contract research organizations (CRO)
- Information technology
- Consulting, services and distribution
- Research centers and organizations