Person: Jack Smith

Jack Smith

Jack Smith, leader of the National Research Council’s Office of Technology Foresight, has been appointed director S&T Foresight in the Office of the National Science Advisor, located in the Privy Council Office. Under Smith, the NRC and the Office of the National Science Advisor will collaborate to develop S&T foresight capacity in Canada. Smith leaves…

David Fransen

David Fransen has been appointed assistant DM at Industry Canada, replacing Dr Andrei Sulzenko who retired earlier this year (R$, April 26/04). Fransen was previously associate DM with Industry canada’s spectrum, information technology and telecommunications branch. He previously held a variety of senior positions with Health Canada and the Privy Council Office….