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08:15 - 09:15

Driving Innovation

Stream Opening – Collective Intelligence and Intelligent Connections: Presidential Perspectives on Applied Research from Coast to Coast to Coast (E/SI)

Scaffolding collective intelligence and collaborative insights, fostering student engagement in learning, developing critical problem-solving skills, preparing for twenty-first century jobs, building relationships with employers and community, serving the needs of... Read More
513 ABC

09:30 - 10:30

Driving Innovation

CIRUS – A New Model For Applied Research To Meet The Demands Of A New Industry (E/SI)

The Centre for Innovation and Research in Unmanned Systems (CIRUS) at SAIT is a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) funded Centre of Excellence which focuses on... Read More
513 ABC

09:30 - 10:30

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Digital Technology Adoption and Role of Research in College in the era of Fourth industrial Revolution (E/SI)

The Fourth Industrial Revolution with its stream of technologies, is impacting each sector, company, product and service differently. The digital transformation provides Canadian companies with their best chance to stay... Read More
513 ABC

09:30 - 10:30

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Expanding the conversation: how and why we launched a future of work podcast (E/SI)

In 2019 George Brown College launched a podcast about the future of work called Work Shift as a communications vehicle, not a promotional marketing project. We discuss a range of... Read More
513 ABC

09:30 - 10:30

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Growing Internal Research Strength – BCIT Institute Research Fund (E/SI)

Unlike research-intensive universities, British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)’s role in research is characterized by our direct interaction with industry as providers of innovation and solutions for current and emerging... Read More
513 ABC

11:15 - 12:15

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Responsible conduct in research: tools for everyone! (F/SI)

La Cité Collégiale and the Association pour la recherche au collégial (ARC) are jointly developing a best practices guide and a support tutorial in ethics and the responsible conduct of... Read More
513 ABC

14:00 - 15:00

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We walked on the moon: imaginative and bold partnerships, focused on excellence (F/SI)

The Cégep de Drummondville is renowned for its ease in creating strategic and meaningful partnerships. Specifically, collective intelligence is apparent in two distinct projects, the Centre collégial d’expertise en gérontologie... Read More
513 ABC

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10:15 - 11:15

Driving Innovation

Mitacs – how it can work for you – perspectives from researchers and students (E/SI)

Mitacs builds partnerships between faculty and industry. This relationship is standard practice for the college sector but Mitacs program for colleges and institutes is relatively new. How do you make... Read More
513 ABC

11:30 - 12:30

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Entrepreneurship as a Social and Collaborative Experience: Lessons learned from a “business collective” project (E/SI)

Through a government funded project, the Vancouver Community College (VCC) has developed an innovative project to support immigrant women in pursuing their business dreams - not simply as individual entrepreneurs,... Read More
513 ABC

13:30 - 14:30

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Integrating Applied Research into the Community College Learning Environment: A Framework for Action (E/SI)

The integration of applied research into curriculum keeps program content current, relevant, and cutting edge. By engaging in research and working with industry partners on real problems, students develop rigour... Read More
513 ABC