Join us at the BC Construction Roundtable’s “How to Link Up with Partnerships BC for Successful Bids” in Vancouver on April 21, 2016.

Meet Laurence Meadows, Mitacs Business Development Director, to learn about funded industry-academia opportunities in the construction industry.


Companies in Metro Vancouver: Join us at the McCarthy Spotlight Speaking Event on Talent Attraction & Retention on April 7, 2016.

Discuss best practices in talent attraction and retention, and meet Laurence Meadows, Mitacs Business Development Director, to learn about accessing highly qualified talent through Mitacs programs.


Join us at the Calgary nanoNexus and meet with Alberta nanotechnology representatives on March 31, 2016.

This industry networking event aims to bridge academia and industry. It’s organized by the University of Calgary nanoGroup, a student-led group that aims to foster collaboration in the nanotechnology and nanoscience fields in Calgary and throughout Alberta.


Join us in celebrating research success at the Laurentian University Research Week in Sudbury.

Meet Christine McDonald, Mitacs Business Development Director, to learn about funded industry-academia research collaborations during the Funders’ Forum on March 2. 2016, at 4:30 p.m. at the Fraser Auditorium Lobby, Laurentian University.


Canadian companies in the R&D and innovation space: Join us in Vancouver on February 26, 2016, at the 2016 Innovation Forum.

Meet Amin Aziznia, Mitacs Business Development Specialist, to learn about programs available to Canadian companies.


Learn about funded industry-academia collaborations. Join us on February 19, 2016, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the Industry Open House at the University of Toronto’s Department of Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry.

Meet with Fiona Cunningham, Mitacs Business Development Director, and Jillian Hatnean, Mitacs Business Development Specialist, to discuss your opportunities.


UBC engineering students: expand your professional network, explore hiring opportunities, and learn about funded research opportunities with industry.

CHBE research day is a graduate student-driven initiative, hosted by UBC Chemical and Biological Engineering, that is designed to strengthen graduate-level relationships with industry.

Visit the Mitacs booth to learn about programs and funding available through research collaborations with an industry partners.


Calling all Vancouver-area SMEs!

The Vancouver Small Business Information Expo will host over 65 exhibitors. Learn about programs and resources, meet with experts and organizations who support SMEs, and attend free educational panels.

Visit the Mitacs booth to learn about programs and funding available through industry-academic projects.


Calling all Ottawa-area SMEs! Kick off 2016 with a new academic-industrial research collaboration.

Carleton Front Door is a new initiative that unites university research expertise and industry partners. Learn how local businesses can access Carleton research labs and expertise, and discuss potential research collaborations with representatives from Mitacs, NSERC, OCE, Welch LLP (SR&ED consultants), and Carleton’s campus facilities.


Kick off the new year with a roundtable session on the economy and the future of the construction industry.

The discussion includes Allan Russell, President and CEO, McElhanney Consulting Services Ltd., Peter Timler, M.Sc., P.Eng. Corporate Business Development Officer & Vice President Engineering, Supreme Group, and Ryan Tones, Senior Vice President, District Manager, Peter Kiewit Infrastructure Co.