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April 15, 2014

On January 23, 2014, the Canada Foundation for Innovation hosted a workshop with 15 highly accomplished Canadian researchers on how best to support the development of cyber-infrastructure for research in Canada. The focus of discussion was on the major challenges facing researchers over the next several years and how cyber-infrastructure, including computational capacity, data management, high-speed networks and analytical tools, can be employed to help meet these challenges.

April 14, 2014

April 14, 2014 — Hamilton, Ontario — Canada Foundation for Innovation

The first signs of Alzheimer’s disease in Canada’s aging population may be detected earlier using new biomarkers being developed by Jennifer Heisz, a neuroscientist at McMaster University. Heisz’s brain biomarkers are neural signals she will use to detect disease, or the risk of disease, early and help measure the progress of treatments.

March 28, 2014

OTTAWA, March 28, 2014 – Today, the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) is announcing more than $3 million in new funding for research infrastructure that will support the latest appointments to the Canada Research Chairs program (CRC) who were revealed today. The funds will be used to equip these academics with state-of-the-art infrastructure that will enable them to conduct world-class research.

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April 15, 2014

On January 23, 2014, the Canada Foundation for Innovation hosted a workshop with 15 highly accomplished Canadian researchers on how best to support the development of cyber-infrastructure for research in Canada. The focus of discussion was on the major challenges facing researchers over the next several years and how cyber-infrastructure, including computational capacity, data management, high-speed networks and analytical tools, can be employed to help meet these challenges.