Mission and Vision:
Our vision is to become the premier
facility of its type in North America, offering a highly motivational
and inspirational experience to visitors, a profound learning
opportunity to students and an exceptional corporate destination
for AGM's, meetings and weddings etc.
At the core and heart of the Madawaska Highlands Observatory Corporation
you will find innovators, entrepreneurs, business people, engineers,
scientists, artists and visionaries. We are a small but very talented
team, extremely hard working, dedicated, and committed to achieving
our goals. Our Visitors
Offering and Facility Summary is a 2-page pdf that describes
the project in detail.
Our Core Values
Designed as a top destination in Canada, the Madawaska Highlands
Observatory will offer an extraordinary experience. Situated under
an exceptional night sky without a hint of light pollution, visitors
can gaze through the world's largest and most powerful public
telescopes and experience the universe with the worlds' highest
resolution digital planetarium, and enjoy the state-of-the-art
Visitors Centre with its many amenities.
The facility will be an exceptional venue for corporate functions,
such as AGM's and company getaways. The unique theme, venue and
amenities will provide an inspirational experience for corporate
leaders and their staff.
Students and young people will be inspired when they experience
our facility with an opportunity to visit the most powerful telescope
in Canada and peer through the largest public telescopes in the
world, viewing galaxies billions of light years away. The experience
will be a superb Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
(STEM) motivational tool. Students can experience first hand the
worlds' most energy efficient building thereby learning a great
deal about what is meant by being green and environmentally friendly.
By providing access to the most powerful telescope in Canada to
the global astronomical community, estimated to be around 10,000,
and conducting our own leading edge scientific research, the company
will contribute to humanity's understanding of our place in the
This semi-remote area is sparsely populated but has a tight-knit
community. The company wants the local community to benefit in
terms of jobs and economic opportunities and yet have the minimal
possible disturbance to the area and its inhabitants.
The facility is designed to be truly part of the living environment
by being off-grid and energy independent and built to the highest
construction standards LEED Platinum and exceeding the Living
Building challenge, the next generation is building construction
excellence. The facility will be a zero carbon, zero impact building
and unique in the world.
Return On Investment
The multi-revenue stream business model is based on years of research
and strong fundamentals. The company plans to deliver an excellent
return on investment to its shareholders.