Canadian Innovation News Winter 2018

Trailblazers

Trailblazers features Canada’s top innovators, including entrepreneurs, researchers, firms, organizations and other exceptional talent.

STEAM Horizon Awards for Canadian Youth Studying in STEM

Do you know a young person who is often described as a leader, an achiever, or an innovator? Do they have limitless drive, ambition,...

Bioindustrial Innovation Canada partners with Italian “Green Chemistry” cluster

Bioindustrial Innovation Canada (BIC) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Italian Technology Cluster of “Green Chemistry” (SPRING), a non-profit association whose members operate in Italy’s...

Fanshawe College opens new advanced research centre in biotechnology

Fanshawe College in London, Ontario, opened its new Centre for Advanced Research and Innovation in Biotechnology (CARIB) on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. The centre...

From Key Punching to Computer Science

The critically-acclaimed 2016 movie Hidden Figures tells the story of the crucial yet unrecognized contributions made by women to NASA’s early Project Mercury and Gemini Space flights. While researching...

Applied Research Comes of Age

Applied Research Comes of Age contains stories and messages from colleges and institutes across Canada, including details of leading-edge student projects, state-of-the-art facilities available for use by industry and innovative solutions being co-created by students, faculty and companies.

Work-integrated learning and the student experience

When Jacob Woods enrolled in a 2-year Energy Sustainability Engineering Technology diploma program at Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC), he did so looking for a rewarding and stable career in...

Why college research internships make good sense for Canada

By Gail Bowkett In spring 2018, the Government of Canada announced support for work-integrated-learning opportunities for college students. Mitacs, a not-for-profit organization that has run successful...

Advancing water technologies at Fleming College

Fleming College and nine Ontario universities make up the academic partners of the Southern Ontario Water Consortium (SOWC). Since 2016, with support from the Federal...

A note from RE$EARCH MONEY

Research Money is delighted to be partnering with Colleges and Institutes Canada to showcase the great work that CICan members are doing in applied...

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