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April 23, 2021

Maximizing Access while Protecting Copyright: a response to the "Consultation on how to implement an extended general term of copyright protection in Canada"

Maximizing Access while Protecting Copyright: a response to the "Consultation on how to implement an extended general term of copyright protection in Canada" Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) welcomes...

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Maximizing Access while Protecting  Copyright: a response to the "Consultation on how to implement an extended general term of copyright protection in Canada"
April 22, 2021

Leading the Way to a Net Zero Carbon Future

Canada must adopt a new whole-of-country approach and quickly scale up a low carbon economy to meet its commitments to the environment while also recovering from the global pandemic. This challenge will...

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Leading the Way to a Net Zero Carbon Future
April 7, 2021

Networks of Innovation: The Role of Colleges in Strengthening Canada’s Biomanufacturing Capacity

Networks of Innovation: The Role of Colleges in Strengthening Canada’s Biomanufacturing Capacity Submission to the Government of Canada consultation on the creation of new biomanufacturing capacity for...

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Networks of Innovation: The Role of Colleges in Strengthening Canada’s Biomanufacturing Capacity
November 27, 2020

COVID-19 and beyond: The role of colleges and institutes in Canada’s resilient recovery

White paper produced by CICan on the critical role colleges and institutes can play to support of Canada's economic recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic. Colleges and institutes are ideally placed...

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COVID-19 and beyond: The role of colleges and institutes in Canada’s resilient recovery
September 4, 2020

The Restart Starts Here: Local Gateways to Innovation and Recovery

Submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance Pre-budget Consultations in Advance of Budget 2021 Empower SMEs, social, health and community organizations to restart the economy through...

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The Restart Starts Here: Local Gateways to Innovation and Recovery
September 3, 2020

Submission to the Standing Committee on Finance

The vision of the SDGs – ending poverty, improving health and education, reducing inequality, spurring economic growth, tackling climate change and preserving our natural environment -- resonates strongly...

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Submission to the Standing Committee on Finance
July 10, 2020

Partners to support the COVID-19 Response and Recovery

Submitted to: House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology June 26, 2020 The purpose of this submission is to make recommendations...

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Partners to support the COVID-19 Response and Recovery
June 3, 2020

Investing Today in the Power of Applied Research at Canadian Colleges and Institutes: A Key Strategy to Support Our Country’s Socio-Economic Development

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan), Polytechnics Canada, Tech-Access Canada and Synchronex (Quebec’s network of college centres for technology transfer and innovative social practices (CCTTs)), are...

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Investing Today in the Power of Applied Research at Canadian Colleges and Institutes: A Key Strategy to Support Our Country’s Socio-Economic Development
May 12, 2020

COVID-19 Pandemic Short-term Response through College and Institute Applied Research

Short-term measures are urgently needed to help college and institute applied research offices and their research partners resume and accelerate R&D activities through the Covid-19 pandemic and business...

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COVID-19 Pandemic Short-term Response through College and Institute Applied Research
September 6, 2019

Colleges, Institutes, Polytechnics and CEGEPs – A Sustainable Solution for Engaging SMEs in Business Innovation

Submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance Pre-budget Consultations in Advance of Budget 2020 August 2019 Submitted on behalf of the College Applied Research Taskforce By Dr. Marc...

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Colleges, Institutes, Polytechnics and CEGEPs – A Sustainable Solution for Engaging SMEs in Business Innovation

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