Driving Innovation from Coast to Coast
The people that we all rely on to make the world go round – they rely on Thales. From the bottom of the oceans to the depths of space and cyberspace, we help our customers think smarter and act faster - mastering ever-greater complexity at every decisive moment along the way.
Thales offers leading capabilities in the urban rail, aerospace, defence, digital identity and security sectors.
Building Canada’s Innovation Ecosystem
A global leader in technological research and development, Thales Canada is harnessing its digital expertise to accelerate Canada’s innovation economy.
Thales collaborates with its partners in small to medium-sized businesses and start-ups to leverage commercial technologies and open architecture to meet the robust mission needs of our Canadian customers.
Artificial Intelligence: No Longer a “What If," It’s a “Right Now"
As a key partner to Scale.Ai, Canada’s AI supercluster, and over 20 joint research labs across the country, Thales is fully invested in offering a platform for innovation in order to design and develop critical information systems for Canada’s future.
Sparking Next Generation Innovation
By building partnerships with the Canada's academic and scientific communities, we are helping innovation-driven Canadian companies build the technology of tomorrow.
Named one of Canada’s Best Employers in 2022
With over 2,000 Canadian employees located from coast-to-coast, Thales is committed to investing in its people. This was recognized by Forbes as they named Thales as one of Canada’s Best Employers in 2022.
Investing in Talent
Thales continues to invest in the next generation of talent through robust co-op and internship opportunities established entry-level recruitment initiatives, as well as ongoing career development, mentorship and training programs for all employees.
Thales also continues its outreach activities with educational establishments to raise awareness of the career opportunities for women in engineering and other technical fields. As one of the founders of the Canadian Industrial Leadership Award, for example, Thales is working to increase employment and advancement opportunities for young women in our sector.
Thales partners with over 500 Canadian enterprises creating over $140 million in value annually to the Canadian economy through high-tech jobs, innovation, diversity and designing solutions for the future.
AI@CENTECH, an international accelerator program for growth stage AI-enabled startups, invites collaboration on real business challenges and high-value opportunities. Over three seasons, it has fielded 467 candidates. Together, the 17 selected start-ups have raised $35 million and received orders of $2.5 million.