October 29, 2016
Because of its unique status as a foundation entrusted with public money, the CFI attached paramount importance to operating in an economical, effective, and transparent manner, and to communicating...
March 11, 2005
VICTORIA, March 11, 2005—Canadian institutions across the country have received a significant boost that will help them attract and retain 154 high-caliber researchers. The Canada...
November 5, 2010
The Canada Foundation for Innovation
Annual Public Meeting
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Guest speaker: Mr. Tom Jenkins
Executive Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer, Open Text Corporation,
May 24, 2012
His Excellency will deliver a keynote address on the opening day of the 2012 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, on Saturday, May 26, 2012.
During the day, he will also host the Governor...
February 8, 2016
Like most technologies, our ability to manipulate and alter DNA is becoming steadily more sophisticated. But just because we can do something, does that mean we should? Perhaps more importantly, who...
August 25, 2015
Few school-aged children in Canada can remember a time before they could carry most of human knowledge on a phone in their pocket. They prefer to communicate in images, have limited attention spans...
February 11, 2015
Undergraduate student, Emma Bridgwater’s eye as pictured
through an eye-tracker. Researchers at McMaster University
use sophisticated video cameras to track the eye movements
of people reading,...
May 5, 2010
Matralab director Sandeep Bhagwati gives a presentation to students during a 2009 performance, Fais Ta Valise.
matralab, Concordia University
Words such as “laboratory” and “experiment”...
July 22, 2009
Bartha Maria Knoppers
“Don’t plan your career — be curious.”
That’s the credo that Bartha Maria Knoppers, the new director of the Centre of Genomics and Policy at McGill University and Génome...
March 29, 2016
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