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August 13, 1998

OTTAWA, August 13, 1998...Dr. David W. Strangway, President and CEO of the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), today announced the investment of $36 million to help launch the research careers of more than 400 new faculty members in 26 universities across Canada. Awarded through the CFI New Opportunities program mechanism, the funds will provide infrastructure support to these new researchers in the areas of health, science, engineering, and the environment. 

June 9, 1998

OTTAWA, June 9, 1998 - Dr. David W. Strangway, President and CEO of the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) today announced the establishment of a $10 million fund designed to help Canadian colleges, institutes and affiliated research centres develop and strengthen their research infrastructure. 

April 16, 1998

OTTAWA, April 16, 1998 - Dr. John Evans, Chair of the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. David W. Strangway as President and CEO of the Foundation. Dr. Strangway succeeds the CFI's founding President, the late Dr. J. Keith Brimacombe.