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 research. The work-related learning that colleges and institutes provide their...

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, and determination? If so, there’s an opportunity for them to...

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 bioeconomy sector. The partnership will promote collaborations to research and...

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 comprises more than 13,000 square feet of teaching laboratories for...

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 the development of university computer science programs in Canada for her thesis,...

TRIUMF to build new Institute for Advanced Medical Isotopes (IAMI)

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau recently announced federal investments for TRIUMF, Canada’s particle accelerator centre, to create a new life sciences facility called the Institute for Advanced Medical Isotopes (IAMI). Situated on TRIUMF’s campus, IAMI will advance...

Legacy Series — First-hand Stories from the Second World War

This original documentary film series — created by Canadian film students and Ottawa’s Canada Aviation and Space Museum — showcases powerful, personal accounts of the Second World War through the lens of aviation. Through six...

Toronto and Shenzhen launch the Sino-Canada International Innovation Centre

The cities of Toronto and Shenzhen, often called Silicon Valley North and Silicon Valley of China, respectively, opened the Sino-Canada International Innovation Centre this fall at a ceremony in Toronto. The Sci Innovation Centre is...

New AI supercomputing hub at University of Alberta

A new Artificial Intelligence-Supercomputing Hub for Academic and Industry Collaboration (AI-Hub) is coming to the University of Alberta. Amarjeet Sohi, federal Minister of Natural Resources, made the funding announcement last week at the university....

University of Alberta opens venture space for commercializing health innovation

The University of Alberta has opened a $2.3 million venture hub called TEC Centre Labs that aims to help scientists and researchers commercialize their discoveries. Located in downtown Edmonton, the facility encompasses 8,000 square feet of wet...