Organization: Minister of Science

Germany, Canada strengthen commercialization ties

The German Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and the National Research Council (NRC) signed a declaration of intent this week to stimulate and fund innovation-driven collaborations among German and Canadian small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The signing took place as part of bilateral meetings between Iris Gleicke, Parliamentary Secretary to the Federal Minister of…

Normand to push for creation of Minister of Science

The push to re-establish a federal Minister of Science is being revived by Dr Gilbert Normand, secretary of state for science, research and development. Normand confirmed to RE$EARCH MONEY that he is making it a priority and will be actively pursuing the idea this fall. He has already discussed it with prime minister Jean Chrétien…