CICan publishes guide to applied research projects

May 27, 2015

Colleges and Institutes Canada has released a new publication detailing more than 100 applied research projects conducted at member institutions across the country. Partnerships for Industry Innovation showcases the many projects underway through collaboration between industry partners and colleges with support from the Tri-Council College and Community Innovation Program. Initiatives through this program help small- and medium-sized enterprises develop innovations and spur economic growth through improvements in technologies, processes, products, and services. According to CICan’s latest annual report, federal funding for applied research in 2013–14 was up 19% and private sector funding was up 9%. CICan News Release