Membership Structure

EMILI’s membership structure developed to drive growth and outreach is as follows:

EMILI Board Governance - Agri-Food and Technology Leaders

  • CEO-led
  • Senior Training/Academic Leaders
  • Active recruitment underway to broaden Board to align with federal objectives

EMILI Founding Members

  • Provided seed investments and funding to support supercluster formation
  • Provided significant inkind contributions to support supercluster formation

EMILI Investor Member

(Matching Contribution)
  • Financial contribution, up to 25% in-kind
  • 50% matching from EMILI
  • Projects must: integrate some form of AI/ML, and have 1-4 Canadian industry/technology partners

EMILI Cluster Member

(Total Fees due for 5 Years)
  • 500+ employees: $10,000 ($2,000/year)
  • 100-499 employees: $5,000 ($1,000/year)
  • 1-99 employees: $2,500 ($500/year)

EMILI Affiliate Groups

No Charge
  • Research, Academia
  • Talent Development
  • Associations, Incubators, Accelerators