Mentions: Simon Fraser University
Academic promotion and tenure: Where’s the connection to community?    November 23, 2022

Mark Lowey

The Short Report – November 23, 2022: $1.2 billion for Oceans Protection Plan projects; Ontario’s AI sector growing; Attabotics raises US$71 million; feds failing on cybersecurity risks; and more November 23, 2022

Mark Lowey

The Short Report – November 16, 2022: $43M for Canada’s first lunar rover; Alberta gets advanced diagnostics centre; Vancouver has highest tech job growth; Oceans Protection Plan reports; and more November 16, 2022

Mark Lowey

Ottawa pays it forward to extend biosphere protection    October 12, 2022

Monte Stewart

The Short Report - August 24, 2022: CFI announces major science initiative projects, an inaugural scholar for NSERC, researching and producing social connection guidelines, and more. August 24, 2022

Cindy Graham

The Short Report - July 27, 2022: Ottawa launches next phase of its ocean protection program, a new policy agreement for Canada's agricultural partnership, funding to fight online disinformation, and more. July 27, 2022

Cindy Graham

Nurturing the entrepreneurial mind-set    July 6, 2022

Tim Lougheed

The Short Report – June 15, 2022: CREATE program receives new NSERC funding, feds provide up to $100M to Saskatchewan potash mine, Alberta invests in quantum hub, $24M for research on life-saving organ transplant technology, and more. June 15, 2022

Mark Lowey

Research with and for communities    May 31, 2022

Leah Geller

Federally funded project aims to build collaborative network of SMEs to grow B.C.’s ag-tech sector    May 4, 2022

Mark Lowey

The Short Report - April 6, 2022: Ontario Greens issue supply chain strategy for EVs, federal funding for climate and pandemic research, a review of Canada's Remote Sensing Space Systems Act, and more April 6, 2022

Cindy Graham

The Short Report - March 30, 2022: Ottawa releases $9.1B emissions reduction plan, Montreal's CDL surpasses $1B in equity value creation, Canada's tech performance blooms in 2021, and more March 30, 2022

Cindy Graham

The Short Report – Feb. 23, 2022: Funding for farmers to mitigate climate change, USask's cystic fibrosis study, a boost for postpandemic recovery research, and more. February 23, 2022

Cindy Graham

A cybersecurity talent shortage will make protecting critical assets more difficult, researchers say    January 12, 2022

Monte Stewart

The Short Report - Oct. 20, 2021: A global research hub for vision care, a UWaterloo centre for sustainable aeronautics, the Writer's Trust inaugural Balsillie prize, and more October 19, 2021

Cindy Graham

The Short Report – Aug. 25, 2021: $100M to study safer railways, planning Canada’s first Mental Health Innovation Incubator, SSHRC Anti-Black Racism committee, and more… August 25, 2021

Debbie Lawes

Opinion: Embracing community-based research principles can achieve equity in health outcomes August 4, 2021

Guest Contributor

B.C. researchers testing software solution to chronic under-reporting of dangerous drug events    July 28, 2021

Monte Stewart

The Short Report - July 28, 2021: Genomic projects boost environmental resilience, backing innovation at Canada's colleges, and more July 28, 2021

Cindy Graham

Opinion: Canada’s university science innovation ecosystem needs a build-for-scale strategy July 14, 2021

Guest Contributor

Opinion: Addressing Canada’s digital divide requires equitable access to data July 7, 2021

Guest Contributor

CMC Microsystems pitches Ottawa on $120-million chip manufacturing plan amid global shortage    May 12, 2021

Debbie Lawes

The Short Report - April 14, 2021: Alberta invests in vaccine R&D, Ottawa brings wireless tech to mining industry, CIB shores up Ontario's energy grid, and more April 14, 2021

Cindy Graham

The Short Report – Feb 10, 2021: Pilot program to recycle COVID-19 face masks, UVIC divests from fossil fuels, MS Society tests type-2 diabetes drug, and more February 10, 2021

Cindy Graham

The Short Report – Jan 13, 2021: Vivek Goel and Gina Cody receive Order of Canada appointments, VIDO's COVID clinical trials to start in Halifax, a new Canada Research Chair, and more January 13, 2021

Cindy Graham

The Short Report – Jan 6, 2021: National Research Council has a new president, drones deliver PPE to remote communities, a hydrogen strategy for Canada, and more January 6, 2021

Cindy Graham

The Short Report – Dec 16, 2020: Canada signs historic space treaty, robotic warehouse tech gets a boost, and more December 16, 2020

Cindy Graham

Without addressing challenges, Canada risks falling behind in agritech innovation    December 2, 2020

Jessica Galang

COVID science has created a sea of bad data, conflicting results and exaggerated headlines. We can do better. November 25, 2020

Guest Contributor

The Short Report - Sept. 30, 2020: CARIC wraps up operations, U of T receives its largest donation yet, and more September 30, 2020

Cindy Graham

Innovative public-private partnership will use data to guide BC's reopening    September 2, 2020

Lindsay Borthwick

Canada’s AI skills gap includes business leaders, data scientists and educators: report    August 19, 2020

Mark Lowey

The Short Report – May 20, 2020: Last network renewals for sunsetting NCE program; New accelerator targets healthy living; Canadian health research at “elevated risk” for hacking; and more May 20, 2020

Debbie Lawes

Survey: Canadian universities are increasingly cutting fossil fuels from their investment portfolios    April 1, 2020

Mark Lowey

New Expert Panel to advise on scientific issues related to COVID-19 March 25, 2020

Lindsay Borthwick

The Short Report, March 11, 2020: Anonymizing research applications mitigates gender bias; Superclusters spend a fraction of their budget; Athena Pathways aims to train 500 women in AI March 11, 2020

Mark Mann

Simon Fraser University partners with B.C.'S First Nations Health Authority to support Indigenous research    March 4, 2020

Jessica Galang

The Short Report, March 4, 2019: Kirsty Duncan moves for a standing committee on science and research; Alberta cuts post-secondary education funding; Canadian miners make an action plan March 4, 2020

Mark Lowey

The Short Report, February 26, 2020: Transatlantic AI projects; multiplying ocean startups; scaling in the Big Apple February 26, 2020

Mark Lowey

Federal research funders endorse plan to improve research assessment    December 17, 2019

Lindsay Borthwick

Are we in danger of building another patriarchal system with the emergence of precision medicine?    May 22, 2019

Guest Contributor

The Short Report - December 14, 2022: Investing in biomass; breaking ground at Chalk River, counting on a critical minerals strategy, and more

Cindy Graham

The Short Report - January 11, 2023: Boosting research and innovation in Newfoundland & Labrador; a Xanada-South Korea partnership, examining the state of public trust in science, and more.

Cindy Graham

The Short Report - January 18, 2023: An advisory council to support Canada's national quantum strategy; boosting crop research in Saskatchewan, TMU's new leadership & innovation lab, and more.   

Cindy Graham

Quantum strategy comes at a critical moment   

Mark Lowey

New innovation agency’s success hinges on its private sector leadership, experts say   

Mark Lowey

The Short Report - April 26, 2023: New Frontiers in Research Fund competition; Alberta's funding for PTSD; B.C.-Mitacs internships; genomics research partnerships, and more.

Cindy Graham

The Short Report - May 17, 2023: Advancing Manitoba's research ecosystem; Chalk River Labs site to host world's first MMR; a wildfire monitoring satellite; USask's GWF program finale, and more.

Cindy Graham

The Short Report - June 28, 2023: Enhancing Canada's earthquake warning system; commercializing mining technologies; hydrogen-powered locomotives, Quebec's quantum scene, and more.

Cindy Graham

The Grapevine - News about people, institutions and communities in the innovation ecosystem

Mark Lowey

The Short Report - October 11, 2023   

Danielle Burns

The Short Report - November 1, 2023   

Danielle Burns

Lack of supercomputing power is impairing Canada’s research and business innovation   

Mark Lowey

Canada risks losing cleantech startups due to halt in SDTC’s funding, entrepreneurs say   

Monte Stewart

The Short Report: February 28, 2024   

Research Money

The Short Report: April 10, 2024   

Research Money

The Short Report: May 8, 2024   

Research Money

Successful Canadian innovation clusters share some common attributes and drivers   

Mark Lowey











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