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CICan celebrates excellence and leadership at Canadian colleges and institutes
May 6, 2019

CICan celebrates excellence and leadership at Canadian colleges and institutes

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) celebrated the many achievements of its members and their staff with the 2019 Awards of Excellence. This year’s recipients were announced during the... Read More
Budget 2019 supports lifelong learning, but mostly leaves innovation aside
March 29, 2019

Budget 2019 supports lifelong learning, but mostly leaves innovation aside

From the get-go, Budget 2019 was introduced by Finance Minister Bill Morneau as a “skills budget” and indeed it delivered a wide range of measures aimed at supporting access to education and... Read More
Canadian colleges and institutes – For a strong and vibrant Francophonie!
March 20, 2019

Canadian colleges and institutes – For a strong and vibrant Francophonie!

On this International Day of La Francophonie, Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) celebrates the exceptional work of its member institutions serving francophone learners. They are strong... Read More
Colleges and institutes eager to deliver on Canada’s skills budget
March 19, 2019

Colleges and institutes eager to deliver on Canada’s skills budget

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is pleased to see that the federal budget tabled today by Finance Minister Bill Morneau includes significant new investments in skills training to... Read More
Leaders from across the country come together to discuss Training and the Labour Market – Always Evolving!
March 1, 2019

Leaders from across the country come together to discuss Training and the Labour Market – Always Evolving!

Over 160 delegates from Canadian colleges, institutes, cegeps and polytechnics met over the past two days for Training and the Labour Market – Always Evolving!  Organized jointly by Colleges and... Read More
CICan welcomes the launch of the Future Skills Centre and Council
February 14, 2019

CICan welcomes the launch of the Future Skills Centre and Council

In this age of rapid change and disruption, taking the time to reflect on the future of skills has perhaps never been more important. Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is therefore very pleased... Read More
Polytechnics and colleges, natural allies to businesses, deserve more access to government funding
February 1, 2019

Polytechnics and colleges, natural allies to businesses, deserve more access to government funding

Canada is at an innovation crossroads. Productivity measures have long lagged behind our international counterparts and, as a country of small businesses, our firms often lack the internal resources... Read More
CIIP signs new four-year agreement with IRCC for continued pre-arrival services
January 22, 2019

CIIP signs new four-year agreement with IRCC for continued pre-arrival services

CICan’s Canadian Immigrant Integration Program (CIIP) was selected to be among 16 service providers to offer future Canadians services as part of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship... Read More
The new applied research trailblazers
December 6, 2018

The new applied research trailblazers

This fall, Colleges and institutes Canada (CICan) hosted its latest Applied research symposium in Ottawa, which was a wonderful opportunity to hear from experts and leaders in research from across... Read More
D2L Releases Whitepaper on the Future of Work and Learning
November 6, 2018

D2L Releases Whitepaper on the Future of Work and Learning

D2L, the global learning technology leader, together with Colleges and Institutes of Canada (CICan), today released its new whitepaper, “The Future of Work & Learning in the Age of the 4th... Read More
The Government of Canada invests in local innovation
November 5, 2018

The Government of Canada invests in local innovation

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, announced investments to support 94 forward-thinking partnerships to address challenges that affect all Canadians, locally and... Read More
New initiative to showcase Canadian colleges and institutes role in innovation
November 5, 2018

New initiative to showcase Canadian colleges and institutes role in innovation

RESEARCH MONEY (R$), Canada’s leading newsletter on science, technology and innovation policy and investment, in partnership with Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan), has launched a new... Read More