Currents of change are altering the fabric of Canadian R&D. The time has come for universities to reassess their roles and address new challenges.
Topic: barriers to commercialization
The Global Institute for Food Security is providing $675,000 to the University of Saskatchewan for interdisciplinary social science research aimed at accelerating innovation-to-commercialization in Canada’s agri-food sector. The research will look at why some innovative technologies don’t get implemented and used, and how to improve social acceptance of new technologies.