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David Johnston on innovation culture

...VIDEO: Share our success stories, adopt experiential learning and be inclusive, says Governor General “We lack a culture of innovation in Canada”Johnston first drew a distinction between pockets of...

Date: Wednesday October 19, 2016

Building a Dynamic Future: The Next Generation of Public Service Talent

...culture shapes the public service experience. Drawn to opportunities for social impact, many students and young professionals choose to join public services but often encounter complacent attitudes and hierarchical barriers...

Date: Wednesday June 7, 2017

How Canada can create a culture of innovation

...week’s Public Policy Forum Growth Summit in Ottawa agreed that Canada lacks a culture of innovation, and that it’s seriously hampering our economic growth. Marty Reed, President and CEO of...

Date: Thursday October 20, 2016

Internet giants should support local news, culture, Melanie Joly says

Internet giants like Facebook and Google should play a direct role in investing in “trusted local journalism” and Canadian culture, Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly said

Date: Wednesday March 14, 2018

PANEL 2—Canada’s emerging innovators face funding, talent and culture gaps

...Evok InnovationsIlse Treurnicht, Chief Executive Officer, MaRS Discovery District Moderator: Janet Bannister, General Partner, Real Ventures Session Recap By Carl Meyer Canada must confront gaps in talent, funding, culture and...

Date: Wednesday October 19, 2016

Bringing New Voices to the Table: Re-thinking On-reserve Housing in Canada small groups to sort the existing gaps under one of eight categories: 1. Employment/skilled labour; 2. Funding; 3. Culture and spirituality; 4. Infrastructure; 5. Structure and materials; 6. Education...

Date: Monday February 27, 2017

CONDITION CHRONIC: How Improving Workplace Wellness Helps Canadians and the Economy

Canada must do more to both reduce the incidence of chronic disease and to appropriately accommodate those already living with chronic disease. While governments, employers and advocacy organizations have good intentions and are undertaking helpful initiatives, the challenge is immense and it requires a well-informed, broad, integrated response.

Date: Friday September 29, 2017

Canada Growth Summit: Bold ideas and untapped opportunities

...well as a mindset of continual improvement. But Canada does not have a strong culture of innovation. We lack the intensity of the U.S. and China. We also do a...

Date: Wednesday December 7, 2016

TOP TAKEAWAYS | The day in 5 minutes

...David Johnston brought his enthusiasm and encouragement for Canadian innovation to the summit. Promote a culture of innovation Canada needs to foster a culture of innovation that celebrates — even...

Date: Thursday October 13, 2016

Discussion paper: Open policy making in a digital age

...real-time integration of that feedback. These responsive organizations have created a culture of expectation for Canadians, and if citizens have an unsatisfying experience with government engagement processes, this has an...

Date: Wednesday April 12, 2017

Competitiveness: Canada leads in AI, but lags in innovation, skills and capital

...of the benefit of technological change and innovation” across the economy that way, Sabia said. Businesses need urgently to cultivate a culture of innovation within their organizations, he said. “It...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017

Workplace Innovation in Canada’s Public Service: How Collaborative Approaches, Dynamic Workspaces, and Enabling Technology Can Deliver Greater Value to Canadians

...organizations must focus on driving efficiencies and delivering value. The Public Policy Forum believes that it is essential to build and foster a culture of innovation in the workplace in...

Date: Wednesday July 6, 2011

Keeping Up with the Speed of Disruption: Session 1

The Public Policy Forum is offering a professional development opportunity for public service executives to better understand disruptive technologies and the way they are challenging policy and governance...

Date: Friday January 5, 2018

Policy at its Peak: Celebrating the Best of the West

...culture shaped by commodity cycles, weather-related events and global markets. Alberta knows how to adjust. In fact, the Conference Board has pegged Alberta as Canada’s fastest growing province over the...

Date: Tuesday June 13, 2017

About Canada’s Innovation Stars

...innovation, inspire Canadians to be entrepreneurial, and foster an active culture of innovation. Each year, up to six winners are selected through a process managed by the Canadian Foundation for...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017

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