Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCEs)
NCEs are unique partnerships among universities, industry, government and not-for-profit organizations are aimed at turning Canadian research and entrepreneurial talent into economic and social benefits for all Canadians. These nation-wide, multidisciplinary and multisectorial partnerships connect excellent research with industrial know-how and strategic investment. By involving thousands of talented young Canadians in their work, NCEs are training tomorrow's scientific leaders and ensuring Canada's continued role as a world science and technology leader.
The Advanced Foods and Materials Network (AFMNet); University of Guelph, Guelph, ON. Donald L. Smith and Martina V. Stromvik
ArticNet; Université Laval, Quebec, QC. Murray M. Humphries
Sustainable Forest Management Network (SFMN); University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB; with scientific direction located at Macdonald Campus. James W. Fyles