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Bringing Innovation to Life: Innovation-Based Growth In Canadian Life Sciences

Canada’s economic future will be driven by globally competitive companies working at the forefront of knowledge and technology. These companies are built on innovation and skills, cornerstones of economic growth and prosperity. Canada enjoys significant advantages in these areas, but must not be complacent as countries around the world are driving their own economic growth through significant investments in research, innovation and skills.

Date: Wednesday January 3, 2018

PPF names Karen Restoule as its 2018 Prime Ministers of Canada Fellow

...of the Robinson-Huron Treaty 1850. She currently serves as the Associate Chair of the Ontario Parole Board within Safety, Licensing Appeals and Standards Tribunals Ontario. In 2016, she co-founded Bold...

Date: Tuesday January 16, 2018

From the barn to the bench

...CANADA’S INNOVATION STARS Bonnie MallardProfessor of Immunogenetics, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph From a young age, Dr. Bonnie Mallard desperately wanted to become a veterinarian, imagining herself making...

Date: Wednesday May 24, 2017

Video: Watch all the panels and speakers at Growth Summit II

...Tom Jenkins on “Ingenius” at Growth Summit II Competitiveness Panel Featuring moderator Giles Gherson, Deputy Minister, Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Growth, Ontario Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science,...

Date: Friday April 28, 2017

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

...League Inc., agreed, calling only half-jokingly for “kindergarten coders.” The panelists told moderator Giles Gherson, deputy minister at the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Growth and the Ontario Ministry...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017

Transparent and Level: Modernizing Political Financing in Canada

Transparent and Fair: Modernizing Political Financing in Canada makes eight recommendations aiming to strengthen political finance regulations in Canada. It follows a literature review and a roundtable discussion on political financing on October 11, 2017 that was co-convened with Elections Canada. The day was divided into three discussions focused on the following themes: public and private financing, transparency and campaign spending.

Date: Wednesday March 14, 2018

The Promise and Pitfalls of the Internet of Things in Canada concert to maintain a comfortable environment for occupants while optimizing energy utilization, all without human intervention. Snapshot 1 Miovision : Building the Smart City, starting with traffic Kitchener, Ontario-based Miovision is...

Date: Friday December 16, 2016

Morneau says it’s critical that all Canadians see benefits of economic growth the face of these changes,” he said. Greenspon asked if a guaranteed basic income was on the horizon in the face of major technological disruptions. He noted that Ontario...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017

PPF to honour Mark Carney, Beverley McLachlin, Richard Dicerni, ‘22 Minutes’ founders Mary Walsh and Michael Donovan and journalist Francine Pelletier

...the Supreme Court Richard Dicerni, former federal and Ontario deputy minister, and Clerk to Alberta premiers Jim Prentice and Rachel Notley Michael Donovan and Mary Walsh, co-creators of This Hour Has 22 Minutes,...

Date: Wednesday November 29, 2017

Charlie Carter research and evaluation in the United States and leading children’s mental health system improvement efforts in Ontario. Having worked with governments and communities to address challenging issues, Charlie sees...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Applying science to delivering mental health programs

...Strongest Families originated in McGrath’s experience 35 years ago as a clinician at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, where he found “long waiting lists for mental health care and...

Date: Wednesday May 24, 2017

Kim Thomassin

...from Université Laval and a minor in psychology at McGill University. She also studied at the University of Western Ontario’s Faculty of Law. Ms. Thomassin is a member of the...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Glenda Yeates

...Saskatchewan Department of Finance. Ms. Yeates has served in the past as a board member for Carleton University, the Ontario Change Foundation, and the Canadian Health Services Research Foundation....

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Zac DeLong

...focusing on commercial litigation and health law. He was Editor-in-Chief of the Ottawa Law Review and has volunteered with Pro Bono Ontario for the past few years. Zac joined the...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

Claude Lauzière

...Commons for the 2017 International Women’s Day. She also sits on the Ontario Non-Profit Network’s Advisory Committee on Decent Work for Women. Claude joined the Public Policy Forum in January 2017....

Date: Friday November 10, 2017

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