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Province to boost agrifood competitiveness and industrial innovation

Wed, 2016-03-23 13:46
|KATHY MACLEAN, COMMUNICATIONS, FACULTY OF AGRICULTURAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

 

There was good news all around for the Quebec agri-food sector in the recent provincial budget.

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Contact: Dr. Salwa Karboune
Organization: Research Office, Macdonald Campus
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Office Phone: 514-398-8716
Source Site: /macdonald

New Quebec budget includes $1M for agrifood innovation

Tue, 2016-03-22 15:21

McGill Newsroom

Quebec’s recently unveiled provincial budget includes one new line-item that means a lot for McGill research.

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Contact: Katherine Gombay
Organization: Media Relations Office - McGill University
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Office Phone: 514-398-2189
Source Site: /newsroom

What does it take to be a successful agribusiness entrepreneur?

Mon, 2016-01-11 15:48

Peter McAuslan, Founder and former President of the McAuslan Brewing Company, shared his entrepreneurial wisdom with students and staff on November 26th.  The Entrepreneurial Leadership Speaker Series aims to spark student interest in entrepreneurship while tempering the passion with the reality of what it takes to be an entrepreneur.

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Source Site: /innovation

Your input on AVP, Innovation and Partnerships

Wed, 2015-11-18 13:43

Dear Members of the McGill University Community,

We have embarked on the process of selecting an Associate Vice-Principal, Innovation and Partnerships in Research and International Relations. The search will be comprehensive in scope with an integral portion being a process of consultation.

Source Site: /research

Parasites and the evolution of primate culture

Study examines ‘costs’ of innovation, learning from others
Wed, 2014-12-03 10:15

Learning from others and innovation have undoubtedly helped advance civilization. But these behaviours can carry costs as well as benefits. And a new study by an international team of evolutionary biologists sheds light on how one particular cost – increased exposure to parasites – may affect cultural evolution in non-human primates.

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Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-4201
Source Site: /newsroom

Canadian Government supports CEIM’s Innovation Project

New partnership with the Centre d’entreprises et d’innovation de Montréal to help incubate and grow McGill-based start-ups
Mon, 2014-11-10 14:06

The Honourable Maxime Bernier, Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism, and Agriculture) was at Centre d'entreprises et d'innovation de Montréal this morning to announce a funding contribution of up to $ 6.2 million over the next five years to support the launch of CEIM’s Québec Innovation project.

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Contact: Katherine Gombay
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-2189
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Source Site: /newsroom

Science and Policy Exchange Annual Conference: on Innovation

Fri, 2014-10-03 08:30 - 20:30
New Residence Hall : 3625 avenue du Parc Montreal Quebec Canada , H2X 3P8
Price: Varies from $15-$40

Join the Science and Policy Exchange group for the 5th annual Science and Policy Exchange (SPE) conference on innovation on October 3rd, 2014.

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Source Site: /tised