Evolving Industry Clusters
Metro Vancouver’s compact region has led to interconnected industry clusters supported by major transportation corridor connecting people from across the region to the global market.
In this dynamic environment, a diverse range of industries are thriving, including agritech, cleantech, transportation & logistics, apparel, high tech, and digital media & entertainment. These sectors have tapped into a rich pool of interconnected talent, with particular focus on cutting-edge research and development. Talent is one of the main drivers behind the establishment of industry clusters that are fortified by incubators and accelerators that allow access to apply practical skills in the growing innovation ecosystem across industry sectors.
Researchers as a Share of Total Employment
Source: Invest Vancouver, using data from fDi benchmark, a service from the Financial Times of London