About Us

The Enterprise Canada Network (“ECN”) is an industry-led single window platform that connects Canadian small businesses and researchers to qualified global opportunities, facilitates international partnerships and creates trade through access to public and private sector resources.

The ECN Project: Our Vision

ECN and the ECN Service is operated by Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (“CME”). CME founded ECN in 2013 as a means to bring public and private sector organizations together around a vision of creating a single-window platform that supports the global ambitions of Canadian exporters, technology providers and researchers.

CME is Canada’s largest trade and industry association, and has been the voice of manufacturing and global business in Canada for over 140 years. CME’s mission is to help Canadian manufacturers and exporters compete and win in domestic and global markets by leveraging its leadership, expertise, connections, and the strengths of its network.