Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS)

Maximum Value

$1.2 million

Sponsor Deadline

December 20, 2022

Internal Deadline

December 13, 2022

NOI Deadline


LOI Deadline


Program Description

The Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS) program has launched four new challenges under its Competitive Projects element. These new challenges cover a wide scope of Department of National Defence and Canadian Armed Forces (DND/CAF) needs including the Arctic domain, cognitive radio communications, human autonomy teaming, and just-in-time resupply of common medical equipment and devices in austere environments.

Full Program Terms

Proposal Development Support

For support in preparing a UBCO-led application, please get in touch with the contact below:

Patrick Gall

How to Apply

Land to sea with low GHGs: Arctic eco-safe transit of personnel and cargo from ship to shore

Loud and clear: Assured naval radio communications in complex electromagnetic environments

Under pressure: Just-in-time medical resupply in austere environments

Best of both worlds: Human autonomy teaming for effective decision making

Last updated: 2022-11-24 02:34