Advancing global technology innovation for the prosperity of all Canadians


CENGN, Canada’s Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks, drives technology innovation and industry growth through our test bed, technical expertise, talent development, and partner ecosystem.

The CENGN Ecosystem

CENGN’s ecosystem includes members Bell Canada, Bioenterprise, Cisco, EXFO, Juniper Networks, Kandy, Mitel, Nokia, Ribbon Communications, TELUS, University of Ottawa, and Wind River.  The company also partners with the federal government through the Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) and the Ontario government through the Ontario Centre of Innovation (OCI).

Through our Projects, CENGN enables Small & Medium Canadian Enterprises to test and validate promising technologies, removing barriers to product commercialization and accelerating market growth.

The Next Generation Network Imperative

CENGN has embarked on a national study to better understand the Canadian Next Generation Networks ecosystem. This study is a GAP Analysis undertaken for a broad segment of stakeholders in the NGN ecosystem, including vendors, network operators, enterprise customers, and policymakers.

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Members and Partners

The CENGN Member Ecosystem is comprised of organizations committed to driving technology advancement and growing innovation for the prosperity of all Canadians.
Members and Partners


If you’re interested in working with cutting edge technology, enabling the growth of Canadian businesses, and building a career in an innovative and impactful work environment, check out our available positions and join the CENGN team.
Careers Opportunities

Executive Team

CENGN has a highly dedicated and motivated team of leaders who are passionate about Canada’s technology development and driven by common goals and shared values. Learn more about our leadership team.
Executive Team

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors are an important part of CENGN, representing the organization’s vision and safe guarding its purpose. View our current CENGN Board of Directors.
Board of Directors

Annual Reports

CENGN’s annual reports provide an overview of our achievements, capabilities, mission and outlook for the past fiscal years.



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