The mission of AILIA is to promote and increase the competitiveness of the Canadian language industry nationally and internationally through advocacy, accreditation and information sharing.


  • Promote the interests of the language industry
  • Act as a common base for action for all participants in the industry
  • Become a forum for industry members
  • Raise the visibility of the industry
  • Put together initiatives to face industry challenges
  • Develop common human resources strategies
  • Promote innovation and R&D
  • Facilitate networking between the industry and other public and private sector partners
  • Become the essential industry representative for the public sector
  • Stimulate the efforts of industry stakeholders both on the national and international levels
  • Support the emergence of alliances and projects to expand the industry