Innovation is a highly competitive race

Research partnerships between industry and post-secondary institutions are a very important element to foster innovation and help Canadian companies compete in the global, knowledge-based economy.

Intellectual capital: Kevin Lynch, vice-chair of BMO Financial and former clerk of the Privy Council has put it best: ‘The modern wealth of nations will be driven not only by physical capital and resources, but also by human and intellectual capital, and the dynamic interaction among them called innovation.’ Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times

By Suzanne Fortier

PUBLISHED : Friday, Sept. 30, 2011 9:45 PM

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