Editorials

  • November 22, 2016
    The creation of the Canada Foundation for Innovation in 1997 stemmed from a bold vision to transform an ailing research system in this country. Twenty years later, the organization that turned...
  • November 17, 2016
    Twenty years ago, Canada was faced with a difficult question: “How can we elevate Canadian research to compete, even lead, on a global scale?” Today, we are faced with an equally thorny and...
  • October 7, 2016
    Gilles G. Patry is President and CEO of the Canada Foundation for Innovation How can Canada set itself on the right path for fostering a strong research and innovation system? It’s a pressing...
  • November 19, 2015
    In a world where the biggest challenges facing humanity are global in scale, there is a need, more than ever, for research to be conducted as a “contact sport.” When researchers team up to...
  • November 15, 2015
    Dr. Arthur McDonald’s 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics, awarded for his fundamental discovery that changes how we understand matter and the universe, is a great accomplishment in Canadian science. Dr....

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