The much anticipated 2015 Startup Compass Report was released earlier this week with rather disheartening reviews of Canadian ICT clusters. Toronto and Vancouver both dropped 9 spots to the bottom of the Top 20, while Waterloo dropped to 24th from 16. … Read More.
At their recent summit in Ufa, Russia, the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) highlighted knowledge and innovation sharing as a key area of focus for future cooperation. The summit also comes on the heels of a … Read More.
The most common measure of corporate R&D is through BERD spending. And on that metric, Canadian companies are a rather uninspiring bunch. However I/we have increasingly wondered whether we’re perhaps missing part of the R&D picture. In particular, is it … Read More.