Accelerate | News Release

Study of Mitacs program outcomes reveals significant skills development, job creation, and retention of highly qualified personnel in Canada

23 April 2014
Vancouver, BC – Results from a longitudinal survey released this week by Mitacs Inc. demonstrate that Mitacs Accelerate benefits Canadian research and development as well as individual...
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Western Innovation Forum to Showcase Western Canada’s Innovation Leaders

14 April 2014
Vancouver, BC - The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, will welcome more than 500 participants to the Western Innovation Forum on April 16–17,...
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IMII, Mitacs and U of S partner to lead minerals industry innovation in Canada

11 April 2014
Saskatoon, SK. -  Saskatchewan’s International Minerals Innovation Institute (IMII), the national research and training organization Mitacs, and University of Saskatchewan are partnering...
Accelerate | Success Story

Increasing prostate cancer survival rates

10 April 2014
Each year, more than 26,000 Canadian men are diagnosed with prostate cancer.  However, the chances of survival are good – especially if it is detected during its early stages.Once prostate...
Elevate | Success Story

Improving high speed signals of data transmission hardware

10 April 2014
As demand for faster data transmission rates places pressure on existing computer hardware, companies like Snowbush-Semtech IP are keen to ensure that every dollar spent on developing new products...
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Mitacs extends condolences to family and friends of Jim Flaherty

10 April 2014
Mitacs was saddened to learn of the passing of former Finance Minister and longstanding public servant, Jim Flaherty.“Mr. Flaherty leaves behind an impressive record of bringing policies that...
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Interim CEO & Scientific Director Announced for Mitacs

09 April 2014
The Mitacs Board of Directors has appointed Dr. Robert Annan as interim chief executive officer (CEO) and scientific director of Mitacs, effective July 1, 2014. Dr. Annan will replace Dr. Arvind...
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Metro Regina - Saskatchewan invests $365,000 in research internships for graduate and international students

01 April 2014
Saskatchewan’s Education Ministry is investing a total of $365,000 into research internships for graduate and international students through the non-profit, national Mitacs program.An amount of...
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Canada’s premiere research internship program providing interns with the opportunity to transfer their skills from theory to real-world application, while companies gain a competitive advantage by accessing high-quality research expertise.

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Provides a foundation of cutting-edge research, business, entrepreneurship and scientific management skills to newly-minted PhDs while giving companies access to a highly qualified uniquely trained pool of talent.

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Mitacs Globalink builds a living bridge between Canada and international partners by establishing and reinforcing global links through student mobility.


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Enterprise is a comprehensive, career-development program that gives graduates of science, technology, engineering and math the opportunity to build their business skills through an intense program of mentorship and work experience with small and medium-sized companies.

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Canada’s only comprehensive program providing business-ready skills to up-and-coming researchers. Step trains graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in essential interpersonal, project management and entrepreneurial skills required for them to succeed in their future career.

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Making science and mathematics compelling for future researchers – our children – through initiatives such as the nationally-recognized theatrical production, Math Out Loud, and online quiz game, MathAmaze.