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Audra Reyni: Putting an invisible disability on the map

...This is one in a series of profiles of the winners of the 2018 Governor General’s Innovation Awards. See all honourees. Hearing loss affects 1.3 billion people around the...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


Marie Odile-Junker: Recording lessons for humanity

...This is one in a series of profiles of the winners of the 2018 Governor General’s Innovation Awards. See all honourees. For academics in Canada, endangered Aboriginal languages are...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


Bonnie Mallard: From the barn to the bench

...This is one in a series of profiles of the winners of the 2018 Governor General’s Innovation Awards. See all honourees. From a young age, Dr. Bonnie Mallard desperately...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


David Brown: From the classroom to the boardroom

...This is one in a series of profiles of the winners of the 2018 Governor General’s Innovation Awards. See all honourees. University students can hope for one inspiring class...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


Peter Lougheed Award | Western Canada

...The Peter Lougheed Awards for Leadership in Public Policy are presented at the PPF’s Western Dinner, which takes place annually in different cities across Western Canada. The award honours exceptional...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


Putting an invisible disability on the map

...never sit on the sidelines and may they continue to change the world, one step at a time,” she says. To learn more about the Governor General’s Innovation Awards, visit...

Date: Wednesday May 24, 2017


Emerging Leaders Award | National

In 2005, the Public Policy Forum established an annual award for emerging leaders to recognize the contributions of young Canadians who personify leadership in the area of public...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


Recording lessons for humanity

...world that is badly needed in this time of ecological catastrophe,” Junker adds. “They are lessons for humanity. To learn more about the Governor General’s Innovation Awards, visit innovation.gg.ca....

Date: Wednesday May 24, 2017


Who’s threatening democracy? Tyrants, technology – and us

Are we amusing ourselves to death while darker forces of disinformation undermine our democracy? By Edward Greenspon

Date: Tuesday May 1, 2018


From the classroom to the boardroom

...a lot of sacrifice, but at the same time I never really questioned if it was worth it.” To learn more about the Governor General’s Innovation Awards, visit innovation.gg.ca....

Date: Wednesday May 24, 2017


Tom Chau: Bringing voice to the voiceless with technology

...This is one in a series of profiles of the winners of the 2018 Governor General’s Innovation Awards. See all honourees Like many new fathers, Dr. Tom Chau marvelled at...

Date: Tuesday May 22, 2018


Add Your Voice

...non-profit sectors, and share ideas at roundtables, conferences, lectures, events and awards dinners. Nominate recipients for our award programs that recognize Canada’s policy leaders from coast to coast. Enjoy reduced...

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017


PPF Atlantic Summit 2018

The Public Policy Forum’s 2018 Atlantic Summit is the first major initiative in a 3-year project. From 2018-2020 we will conduct research, engage communities and decision makers, and work to support the momentum building behind the Atlantic Growth Strategy. The focus of our first year has been on demographics and the role of immigration as one approach to attract, and keep, the talented people who make Atlantic Canada home.

Date: Thursday May 24, 2018


First Nations Finance Authority (Ernie Daniels, CEO): By fixing finance rules, First Nations can invest in themselves

The First Nations Finance Authority is being honored as a Governor General Innovation Award recipient on May 23 for their ground-breaking innovative funding regime that reduces borrowing cuts and provides interest rate security for First Nations communities across the country.

Date: Wednesday May 23, 2018


Dr. Kamran Khan: To fight global infectious diseases, he prescribes a dose of big data

...This is one in a series of profiles of the winners of the 2018 Governor General’s Innovation Awards. See all honourees ©University of Toronto After returning to Canada in...

Date: Wednesday May 23, 2018


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