Omics Data Against Cancer (ODAC)
Omics Data Against Cancer (ODAC)

Génome Québec, Oncopole and IVADO have joined forces to launch the Omics Data Against Cancer Competition (ODAC), with the goal to promote multidisciplinary research in artificial intelligence, omics and cancer research through support of the development of artificial intelligence applications and methodologies that can leverage cancer research datasets.

Available Funds

  • Funding between $100k and $150k per year for two years will be awarded to the selected projects. The maximum amount per project is $300k
  • The overall funding envelope for this competition is $1.5M
  • No co-funding is required for this competition


This funding consideration is open to researchers affiliated with any of the university research institutions in Québec.



ODAC Competition

Maxime Dumais, Project Manager – Oncopole.
$1 500 000
Letter of intent deadline
March 9, 2020
Full application deadline - UPDATE
June 1st, 2020