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Symposium & Government Impact Sessions

Economic Impact of Agricultural Research and Innovation

Thank you for participating at our Economic Impact on Agricultural Research and Innovation Symposium on November 5th.

See below for the presentations files we have been granted permission to share to share on this site.

Setting the Stage – Economic Impact of Agriculture in Canada, Serge Buy, CEO, Agricultural Institute of Canada

Is Agricultural Research Still Delivering Results in Canada? Stéphane Mercure, Senior Evaluation Analyst, Canada Foundation for Innovation

Superclusters and Related Activities, Dr. Bob Tyler, Professor, Food and Bioproduct Sciences, University of Saskatchewan

Government Incentives for Agricultural Research, Tom Rosser, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Branch, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Government Incentives for Agricultural Research, Sheryl Groeneweg, Director General, Manufacturing and Life Sciences, Innovation, Science and Economic Development

Who are the Key Players in Agricultural Research? Roger Larson, Executive Director, Deans Council – Agriculture, Food, and Veterinary Medicine

Key Trends in Agricultural Research, Dr. Reno Pontarollo, President and CEO, Genome Prairie

What is Agricultural Research’s Return on Investment? Dr. Samuel Bonti-Ankomah, Deputy Director, Agri-Food Industry and Competitiveness Analysis, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada


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