Fanshawe College in London, Ontario, opened its new Centre for Advanced Research and Innovation in Biotechnology (CARIB) on Friday, Oct. 12. The centre comprises more than 13,000 square feet of teaching laboratories for biology, chemistry, instrumentation and physics, as well as an incubator and industry research space with access to a cell culturing facility. Student and faculty research teams will be able to collaborate with local biotechnology partners in the agri-food industry. The centre was built with federal funding of $4 million through the Post-Secondary Institutions Strategic Investment Fund, a $2 billion fund from Budget 2016 that aimed to “enhance and modernize research and commercialization facilities” at colleges and universities across the country. The Government of Ontario contributed $2.2 million for the centre, while Fanshawe provided the remaining $2.8 million for the cost of the project.
Disrupting the status quo – a new approach to partnership By: Dr. Darren Lawless, Dean, Applied Research & Innovation, Humber College
|Applied PeR$pectives is a new monthly blog dedicated to highlighting the innovative work being done in the college and institute community.|
Research Money News
Super Enthusiast Registration Now Open
Save over $200 by registering for the 18th Annual RE$EARCH MONEY Conference by Wednesday December 12, 2018.Read More
Applied Research Comes of Age
This new booklet contains stories and messages from colleges and institutes across Canada, including details of leading-edge student projects, state-of-the-art facilities available for use by industry and innovative solutions being co-created by students, faculty and companies.Read More
Exciting changes at R$
R$ is delighted to welcome new Managing Editor Mark Mann and Senior Correspondent Lindsay Borthwick to the team.Read More
Fast Policy Facts
|October 4, 2018: The PaulicyWorks Canadian Nobel Laureates Quiz
Test your knowledge now!
|A weekly collection of the more interesting innovation tidbits from around the web. Check it out now.|
Trending by Topic
Canadian Science Policy Conference 2018
CSPC will bring together scientists, entrepreneurs, policy-makers, politicians, journalists, students and many others from across the country to celebrate the 10th anniversary of CSPC. Register now!
RE$EARCH MONEY welcomes its readers to submit articles of either 650 or 1,000 words for its popular Opinion Leader page, on topics of interest to the research and innovation community. We also welcome Letters to the Editor and other feedback. If you would like to submit an article or if your organization has news or events that it would like to appear in RE$EARCH MONEY please contact Adity Das Gupta (email@example.com) for further information.
- National Research Council
- Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council
- Canada Foundation for Innovation
- Univ of Toronto
- Univ of British Columbia
- Canadian Institutes of Health Research
- Technology Partnerships Canada
- McGill Univ
- Univ of Waterloo
- Univ of Alberta
Research Money on Twitter
- Loading tweets...