Driving the future of automotive and mobility

As Ontario’s flagship initiative on automotive and smart mobility technologies, AVIN is driving economic development and catalyzing a future that builds safer, faster and more efficient transportation.

Ontario talent, technology and innovation

Readying the future

Ontario has long been at the forefront of automotive technology and mobility innovation. With a century’s worth of expertise, world-renowned manufacturing and technological capabilities, and highly skilled talent, Ontario is unlocking the industry’s potential.

Helping companies succeed

“As a result of AVIN, Ontario is now a global leader in driving the future of automotive and mobility through the development of a model that leverages Ontario’s regional strengths and assets to support the commercialization of new technologies that will drive economic and social benefits in the province.”

– Grant Courville, VP, Products and Strategy, BlackBerry QNX

Explore Ontario’s ecosystem

By harnessing Ontario’s automotive and mobility ecosystem — including regionally located technology development sites, demonstration and testing zones, leading industry expertise, and more — start-ups, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), and global leaders can tap into a wide range of resources, capabilities and opportunities.

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"The key to maintaining Ontario's leadership globally in the #autonomous vehicle sector is to leverage our regional strengths." - @Raed_Kadri1, Head of #AVIN

In the latest #AVIN report, we discuss the use of smart mobility in the agriculture industry. The report highlights the various technologies used therein and the industry developments as a result.


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Latest News and Events

2021 Connected intersection Challenge

2021 Connected intersection Challenge

April 12, 2021

The adoption of the Cellular-V2X standard will increase the number of connected vehicles on city roadways. To help prepare, Fortran and its contest partners BlackBerry and Cradlepoint are pleased to support the 2021 Connected Intersection Challenge.

Smart Mobility for Off-Road Use: Developments and Opportunities in the Agriculture Industry

Smart Mobility for Off-Road Use: Developments and Opportunities in the Agriculture Industry

March 19, 2021

In this report, we touch upon the various forces driving the use of smart mobility in the agriculture industry. We also focus on delineating the various forms and types of smart mobility technologies that are part of the technological transformation we see increasingly in agricultural fields and farms. We complement the discussion by highlighting some of the major developments and opportunities experienced worldwide in the context of smart mobility for agriculture use.

Cyber Attack Response 101: How to protect your business

Cyber Attack Response 101: How to protect your business

April 15 @ 1:00 pm

In today’s landscape, being hit by a cyber attack is a matter of when, not if. On the heels of the recently launched joint report on automotive cybersecurity, KPMG in Canada and APMA invite industry...

Ontario’s thriving automotive and mobility landscape


Learn more about Ontario’s thriving automotive and mobility landscape with the latest news, AVIN-led research, thought-leadership, reports and more.

Economic impact

Through AVIN, Ontario-based start-ups and SMEs are realizing economic benefits and contributing to economic growth and prosperity in the province.







*As of March 2020

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AVIN’s five programs are a key ingredient to driving the commercialization of automotive technology and smart mobility solutions. Find out which program best suits your needs.

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