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Circuit 4.0 program offered by PME MTL

Increase your productivity by making wise technological decisions!

Circuit 4.0: The program that ensures a successful digital transformation

From evaluating your technological needs to implementing your digital plan, Circuit 4.0 represents a concrete solution to the challenges you face while significantly reducing your investment in terms of both time and money.

A guided tour that begins with your existing situation

The digital transformation is revolutionizing the working world, and has become an absolute necessity for businesses, enabling them to improve the efficiency of their operations, increase the productivity of their teams and enhance the profitability of their activities. From strategic planning to the implementation of technological solutions, Circuit 4.0 is adaptable to your specific needs and priorities.

  • Phase 1 : Determining your digital maturity
    • Circuit 4.0 Accelerated
    • Circuit 4.0 Comprehensive
  • Phase 2 : Selecting the adapted solution that is best suited to your needs
  • Phase 3 : Implementing the solution

Phase 1 : Determining your digital maturity*

You have already developed a digital plan*

We will validate your plan.

Circuit 4.0 Accelerated

You have not yet developed a digital plan*

We will guide you in developing your plan.

Circuit 4.0 Comprehensive
  • Preliminary call with an Advisor
  • Getting to know your digital plan and other documents
  • Pairing with a partner for Phase 2
  • Preliminary call with an Advisor
  • Primary analysis of your needs
  • Pairing with a digital transformation partner

*The digital maturity and digital plan are the result of a digital diagnosis

Circuit 4.0 Accelerated
Circuit 4.0 Comprehensive
Digital diagnosis

Visit to your facilities



Meeting to evaluate the your key business processes





Organizational and digital diagnosis


Drafting of your digital plan


Evaluation of your digital plan


Mapping your processes
  • Evaluation of your information flow
  • Mapping of your existing technological infrastructure
  • Mapping of best practices applicable to your sector
optional optional
Presentation of results and consultation

Assistance in prioritizing your projects



Referral to resources and pairing with a partner


Preparation for Phase 2 of the Circuit 4.0 program


Phase 2 : Selecting the adapted solution that is best suited to your needs

Your partner will help you conduct a detailed evaluation of your needs and the resources required to complete all of the steps:

  • Detailed evaluation of your needs
  • Drafting of project specifications
  • Evaluation of potential suppliers
  • Financial portrait of the project
  • Meeting with suppliers (presentation of 3 solutions)
  • Guidance in selecting the adapted solution that is best suited to your needs

Phase 3 : Implementing the solutions

You will receive support and guidance throughout the implementation process, from signing a contract to deployment of the solution.

Who is Circuit 4.0 intended for?

Who is Circuit 4.0 intended for?

  • Sector of activity: Industrial businesses, including added-value distribution, food manufacturing (with or without points of sale) and retailers with manufacturing units
  • Size of business:Up to 200 employees
  • Digital maturity level: All levels
  • Business located on Montreal Island

Each business is unique and every project is different. In order to adequately meet your specific needs, you can register for any or all phases and steps of the Circuit 4.0 program.

Contact us for more detailed information.


Program fees: Starting at $1,250 Beginning of support services: Upon registration

Available funding

Financing and subsidies may be offered as a complement to the program* to solidify technological projects launched within the context of the Circuit 4.0 program. More specifically, the Fonds développement industriel et durable (Industrial and sustainable development fund) is intended to stimulate or accelerate innovation and the implementation of sustainable development practices. Other funding is available.

* PME MTL offers a number of subsidy programs, and each application is analyzed by a Selection Committee. Visit the Loans and subsidies webpage for more information.Loans and Grants

This program is made possible thanks to the financial participation of the Ministère de l'Économie et de l'Innovation du Québec, PME MTL and Ville de Montréal.

Are you considering a digital transformation?

Contact us for detailed information concerning the Circuit 4.0 program or to register for support services related to one or more phases.


7305, boulevard Henri-Bourassa Est

Bureau 200

Montréal, Québec, H1E 2Z6

514 494-2606
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