Organization: Council of Science and Technology Advisors

CSTA to examine technology diffusion and adoption

The Council of Science and Technology Advisors has been given a new mandate. The Council, which advises the federal government on its own S&T, will examine the diffusion and adoption of advanced technologies and business practices. An initial discovery round table was held in late June….

AAAS in Ottawa for meetings next month

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) will hold a series of meetings when they convene in Ottawa in conjunction with Industry Canada’s regional summit. AAAS members will attend the forum on October 2. They are also planning meetings with Canadian S&T stakeholders, including the Council of Science and Technology Advisors, the heads…

Council of S&T Advisors given two new mandates

The Council of Science and Technology Advisors (CSTA) has been given two new topics for future study — Federal S&T Human Resources and Federal S&T Communications. As instructed by the Cabinet Committee for Economic Union, the CSTA will strike two sub-committees to undertake the work. Terms of reference and sub-committee composition will be determined in…