About Synchronex


The network of the centres collégiaux de transfert


About us


Synchronex is the Quebec reference in integrated innovation. With more than 1,400 experts, it is rooted in all regions of Quebec and its members are recognized everywhere for their excellence and their impact on businesses and organizations and for the emergence of a highly qualified workforce.

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Our vision

In 2022, Synchronex will be the Québec reference in integrated innovation. Thanks to its 1300 experts, the organization is located in all regions of the province and its members are recognized for their innovation excellence, impact on businesses and organizations, and the development of highly qualified talent.

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Our values

Synchronex is defined by its members and the interactions it creates between them. In this sense, collaboration, teamwork, partnership, networking and the search for synergy are at the heart of its action.


Synchronex is a group of centers that each have their own culture and ways of doing things. In this sense, while seeking to create synergies, Synchronex respects the specificity and strengths of each.


In all that it does, Synchronex favors simplicity, user-friendliness, speed of execution and sense of priorities. It values ​​relevance and maximizes value to its members.


In its management of priorities, Synchronex demonstrates fairness and recognizes the diversity of its members: This implies a fair consideration and adaptation of the organization’s operations to foster the cohesion and development of the centers and their network.


Synchronex is a leader in its way of increasing the group’s reputation, a reputation rooted in clear positioning, exemplary rigor, mastery of innovation issues and a clear dynamism.

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Our history

Established in 1992, the Regroupement des centers spéciaux du Québec (RCSQ) was made up of nine centers. He became the Réseau Trans-tech in 1995, where he managed networking, concertation and representation activities. Redefining its name and image in 2019, Synchronex continues to be active and relevant in bringing together and representing the 59 centres collégiaux de transfert to which it offers high added value services.

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Synchronex is:


centres collégiaux de transfert


experts at the service of innovation


of customers are SMEs


of customers believe to have improved their innovative ability


What is a centre collégial de transfert?

College Centre for the Transfer of Technologies (CCTTs) are the applied research centers of Québec CEGEPs and colleges. Their mission is to support your company or organization in innovation by:

  • Technical support: the assistance in a process of technological change, change in technology solutions, knowledge or skills transfer, etc.

  • •Technological development: the design, development or improvement of products, the development and testing of specialized processes or devices, the improvement or development of technologies, facilitation and intervention, technology transfers, etc.

  • Information and training: the development of tailor-made training, competitive intelligence, information gathering, post-training monitoring and evaluation, market and feasibility studies, the organization of conferences and conventions, etc.




Closely associated with the college education network in Québec, CCTTs actively contribute to training the next generation through various activities and initiatives.

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