CONTEST SME IN LIGHT 2022

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A prestigious competition celebrating the success of Quebec’s tech SMEs

Since 2015, the PME en lumière AQT contest with the support of the National Bank has recognized companies in the Quebec techno sector that stand out for their capacity for innovation, commercialization and growth. Each year, the theme of the competition adapts to the economic reality and the evolution of the markets so that it is always a relevant portrait of the news of the business world in technology.

Market demands combined with the rapid technological evolution of recent years have significantly increased the importance of strategic partnerships for commercialization, innovation and business growth. And for this, the 2022 edition of the PME en lumière competition will reward one of the fundamental values ​​of the AQT: collaboration between companies. Participate for notoriety that goes beyond the price!


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SUBMIT FORM (Deadline: October 7, 2022)

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“SME in light AQT 2022 – partnership of the year” award

Modalities 2022: strategic business partnerships (commercial or technological)

The 2022 edition of the AQT’s PME en lumière contest aims to recognize Quebec techno-digital SMEs that have stood out in the past year due to strategic partnerships (commercial or technological) by giving rise to proven success in one or several of these plans:


2021 WINNER

The Association québécoise des technologies (AQT) in collaboration with CGI and the National Bank, is proud to announce that the company Nexus Innovations has been crowned the techno SME of the year 2021. It was in the presence of the Minister of Cybersecurity and Digital. Mr. Éric Caire, and more than 180 industry leaders that this prestigious distinction was awarded to this company which stood out among 10 finalists to win the competition.

2021 SME FINALISTS





Selection criteria


Thank you to our partners

The Association québécoise des technologies (AQT) launched the PME en lumière competition to promote tech companies that occupy a prominent place in the Quebec economy thanks to their exceptional capacity for innovation and commercialization. Organized in collaboration with CGI and the National Bank, the competition this year turns the spotlight on companies that have adapted their offer to support the population or businesses to counter the effects of the pandemic.

WINNERS OF PREVIOUS EDITIONS

2020

Online ordering platform that helps restaurateurs optimize their operations and build customer loyalty

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2019

Leader mondial des solutions technologiques pour les personnes ayant une déficience visuelle

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2018

Logiciel d’inscription en ligne et de gestion des membres

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2017

Solutions de services professionnels destinés aux agences correctionnelles

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2016

Plateforme de logiciel-service (SaaS)

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