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March 31, 2020

The latest on COVID-19

As the federal government’s response to COVID-19 continues to evolve daily, we remain committed to monitoring and sharing updates in order to better serve our members and be your voice in Ottawa. Visit our new webpage gathering all of our most recent updates.  Be sure to check in often as we are constantly updating the content as information becomes available, including our advocacy with the federal government and freely available teaching and learning resources. We also invite you to join our weekly webinar series for updates on our efforts in Ottawa and to share amongst yourselves how the situation is evolving in your various regions and what approaches you are taking to tackle the challenges. Join us... Read more
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Tags: covid-19, International, update
March 25, 2020

Applied Research Special COVID-19 Update

Please find below an update on CICan’s activities related to COVID-19 and applied research including: Advocacy Updates: Granting Agencies Information Sharing: Request from the Government of Canada and the Code Life Ventilator Challenge. CICan Update on COVID-19 Subscription Information: Invite your colleagues to subscribe to the CICan Applied Research Network and receive future update newsletters. If you have any questions or need additional information, please do not hesitate to contact me or Tresanna Hassanally, Senior Policy Advisor at
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Tags: covid-19
August 27, 2015

College and Institute Applied Research – Accelerating Business and Community Innovation | Environmental Scan 2013-2014

Colleges and institutes contribute to the research and innovation cycle in Canada through applied research. More specifically, they directly contribute to applied research through enhanced research infrastructure, involvement of faculty and students, and the création of partnerships with the business, industry and social innovation sectors. Colleges and institutes receive the majority of their funding from the Government of Canada.
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Tags: Entrepreneurship, Environmental Scan, Innovation
August 27, 2015

Applied Research at Colleges and Institutes 2013 – 2014 Fact Sheet

Canada’s colleges and institutes facilitate innovation that supports economic growth. They improve the productivity of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and community partners through the development of new and improved technologies, processes, products and services.
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Tags: Applied Research, Applied Research, Applied Research, Applied Research, Applied Research, Fact Sheet