Vision – We envision Vancouver Island home to a thriving global aerospace sector.
Mission – To promote Vancouver Island as a talent hub to the global aerospace market. Over the next 10 years VIAA will foster investment in Vancouver Island by the global aerospace community.
First through R&D investment in consortiums, second by developing suppliers on the island, and finally by moving infrastructure and capabilities here.
VIAA will specifically promote Vancouver Islands:
- Excellent local talent (companies and individuals)
- Excellent Universities and Colleges (access to new talent & R&D)
- Excellent Infrastructure (Airports and economic regions)
- Prime location and lifestyle, attractive to talent.
Why should organizations, companies and individuals be members:
- To be included in promotional initiatives
- To meet other industry players (networking)
- To align capabilities with consortiums
- To be involved when Aerospace representatives visit to the island