Person: Marcel Mongeon

Geoff Clarke

Geoff Clarke is stepping down as managing director of the Ontario Centres of Excellence’s Centre for Materials Manufacturing (CMM) after a six-year tenure to pursue personal and business interests. Clarke joined the OCE program in 2000 as president of CMM predecessor, Materials and Manufacturing Ontario, replacing the retiring Dr Grant Allan (R$, July 28/00). He…

Marcel Mongeon

Marcel Mongeon is stepping down as executive director of McMaster Univ’s Office of Research Contracts and Intellectual Property after eight years. Mongeon will be establishing a seminars and training company while continuing with his consulting and law practice in IP management. He will maintain an ongoing relationship with the university, continuing to teach programs at…

Dr Michel Béland

Dr Michel Béland has been awarded the 2005 Patterson Distinguished Service Medal for his contributions to Canadian meteorology. B‚land is DG of Environment Canada’s Atmospheric Science and Technology Directorate, a position he has held since 1999. He joined Environment Canada in 1978 as a research scientist and became director of the Meteorological Research Branch in…