Organization: Ottawa

Toronto top Canadian innovative city in latest ranking

Toronto remains Canada’s most innovative city and the 11th globally, according to the 8th annual Innovation Cities Index. Other Canadian cities that placed in the top 100 include Montreal (36), Vancouver (39), Quebec City (69) and Calgary (92). Canadian cities moving up the rankings are Edmonton (122), Ottawa (254) and Winnipeg (261). The world’s most…

Ottawa ranked second to San Jose in S&E employment

A Statistics Canada study shows that Ottawa was second only to San Jose CA in the percentage of its workforce employed in science and engineering (S&E) work just as the technology boom began to collapse. The study covered the period between 1980 and 2001and examined 316 Canadian and US cities with populations greater than 100,000.…