In mid-September, the DEEP Centre joined the University of Waterloo and Communitech at the annual Waterloo Innovation Summit. The Summit, hosted in partnership by the University of Waterloo and Communitech, brought together over 250 innovators, entrepreneurs and academics to discuss the best ways … Read More.
The election of Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Government in Canada means a significant window has opened up to revisit and restructure how we support innovation and economic growth in Canada. As this blog has covered in an ongoing fashion, the past … Read More.
In the fall of 2014 the DEEP Centre published our initial report on state-backed patent buying organizations, known as sovereign patent funds (SPFs). While this report sought to provide an early survey of this new phenomenon and examine its implications … Read More.
Working at the convergence of precarious employment and the digital revolution Over the last few weeks, we at The DEEP Centre blog have been examining the rise of freelance employment and its impact on young workers. Whether you call them … Read More.