Automate to Innovate 2024
February 21, 2024 at
ON DEMAND VIDEO
Resources: Opportunities for financing the automation implementation journey
- Kusala Jayasuriya, Senior Innovation Advisor, Innovation Canada
Kusala Jayasuriya is a Senior Innovation Advisor with the Accelerated Growth Service (AGS) at Innovation Canada. Neurobiologist by training, Jayasuriya has spent an early career in academic research. She transitioned into the business side of science, helping university-based researchers and academic spin-off companies to commercialize their innovations, mainly in the life sciences and medical devices sector. She joined the Government of Canada 4 years ago, with the aim of supporting technology-driven SMEs with better access to government support programs.