Innovative Vehicle Institute

We develop your electric,
autonomous, and connected
vehicle prototypes

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Your partner in innovation ! 

At the Innovative Vehicle Institute, each project is carried out with professionalism by an experienced and passionate team, who have a solid expertise in electric, autonomous and connected vehicles. As a centre collégial de transfert technologique (CCTT) affiliated with the Cégep of Saint-Jérôme, and as a research centre accredited by the NSERC, we have the skills and infrastructure required to offer you the best in terms of innovation, to allow you to smartly innovate.

Our main areas of expertise are :

Electric vehicle

Battery design, electrification of heavy-duty vehicles, electronics, and control software, charging infrastructure

Autonomous vehicle

Development of navigation systems, artificial intelligence, environmental perception, vehicle robotization, drive-by-wire, functional safety ISO26262 standard.

Connected vehicle

CANBus, inter-vehicle communication (IoT, DSRC), V2X (vehicle to everything), charging fleet power management

They are divided into several services :

Your projects, our expertise

Electric Vehicle, Technical assistance

A first 100% electric vacuum litter collector with robotic arm in North America

Project duration: August 2017 to june 2018
The company Exprolink - Madvac called on IVI to develop a 100% elecric vaccum liter collector
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Electric Vehicle, Technical assistance

Development of an aluminium urban bus with electric propulsion

Project duration: September 2018 – In progress


In response to new market needs, Letenda called on the Innovative Vehicle Institute to develop a 100% electric bus platform.
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Applied research, Autonomous Vehicle

Design of an autonomous and electric agricultural robot

Project duration: January, 2017 – October, 2021


Elmec and IVI have joined forces to develop the concept of an autonomous agricultural robot with an electric motor.
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We have experience in project development and financial structuring !

Did you know that several financing programs could help you with your project ?