Thales in Canada has 1,800 employees in Quebec City, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto and Vancouver working in Defence, Avionics and Transportation markets. Thales in Canada is a 500 million (CAD) a year business, with a range of customers including Canadian and overseas urban rail operators, civil aviation, and defence and security agencies.
Thales in Canada also hosts three of Thales’ Worldwide Centres of Competence: Business & Regional Jet Flight Control Systems in Montreal; Optronics in Montreal; and Urban Rail Signalling in Toronto.
- VivaTech is the world's rendezvous for startups and leaders to celebrate innovation. On February 1st, WeWork Montreal hosted the VivaTech Worldwide Tour, co-organized by La French Tech. Christophe Muratet, TRT Canada, discussed open innovation and how startups can bring "4V" to big companies.
- On Oct. 31 2017, at Université Laval in Quebec City, some 80 research units (Laval University, Montréal Polytechnique), businesses (Google, Thales) and public or semi-public organizations (ONU, City of Quebec, CEFRIO) attended the Conference: Toward digital and sustainable societies.
Envisioning the future
Thales Student Innovation Championship
By also being environmentally conscious, we manage our facilities and manufacturing operations in ways that minimize energy consumption and waste.
We are financially supporting and participating in:
Annual Army Runin support of the Canadian Armed Forces wounded soldiers and their families. Takes place in the month of September in Ottawa.
Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act - AODA
Thales Canada Inc. (“Thales”) is committed to providing an environment that allows full access to all people including those with disabilities. This Policy is in support of the provision of fully accessible services to Customers, Visitors, Employees and other staff members at all Thales Canada locations. This Policy is in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.
Avionics in CanadaOur Montreal office designs innovative concepts for the regional and business aircraft markets.
Defence in CanadaThales Canada is a trusted Prime Contractor and systems integrator for defence and security in Canada; investing in people, technology and solutions. Thales is a strong partner of choice, a major supplier and a long-term partner to DND.
Public Safety & Security in CanadaThales is there to ensure that people are enabled while processes and technologies are synchronized to deliver reliable, full spectrum services that safeguard our way of life.
Transportation in CanadaFocusing on electronic solutions that enable operators to improve operational efficiency and passenger services.
Cybersecurity in CanadaDiscover Thales Cybersecurity offers in Canada
- Beginning January 1, 2018, Thales will regroup its digital businesses and expertise under a transverse Digital Business Unit. David Jones is appointed Senior Vice-president Digital Business Unit, Thales, effective on 8 December 2017.
- Today, Thales announced the creation of the Centre of Research and Technology in Artificial Intelligence eXpertise (cortAIx).
Defence & Security
|CANSEC - Ottawa (Canada)||May 31 - June 1|
|DSEI - London (UK)||September 12-15|
|DEFSEC - Halifax ( Canada)||September 5 - 7|
International trade shows
|Eurasia Rail - Istanbul (Turquie)||March 2 - 4|
|Middle East Rail - Dubai (UAE)||March 7 -8|
|Asia Pacific Rail - Hong Kong (China)||March 21 - 22|
|Metro Rail - London (UK)||April 25 - 26|
|UITP, Montreal (Canada)||May 15- 17|
Domestic trade shows
|CUTA TransExpo - Montreal (Canada) /UITP||May 15- 17|
|NBAA - Las Vegas (USA)||October 10 - 12|