Colleagues, I am writing to inform you that Jac van Beek has stepped down as CFI’s Vice President Programs and Planning. Interim management arrangements will be announced in the very near future, but in the meantime, any communications that would have been directed to Jac can be sent to my attention.
OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Feb. 25, 2009) – Member of Parliament Royal Galipeau (Ottawa-Orleans), on behalf of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), and Janet Walden, Vice-President of Research Partnerships Programs at the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), officially announced the expansion of the College and Community Innovation […]
Vancouver, BC – The BC Bioenergy Network is rewarding nearly $5 million in funding to two biomass pilot projects. The network has awarded $1.82 million in funding to Lignol Innovations and a further $3 million in funding to Nexterra Energy. Lignol uses biorefining technology to turn wood waste into fuel-grade bioethanol and biochemicals. Nexterra develops […]
BCIT recently received some excellent news on the applied research front. The Canada Research Chairs (CRC) Secretariat advised BCIT that it has been allocated two Canada Research Chair positions; one at the Tier 1 Chair level and 1 at the Tier 2 Chair level.
SIFE (Students in Free Enterprise) BCIT (formerly ACE BCIT), is holding its second showcase of the year on February 12, from 6:00 – 7:00 pm at TS D, BCIT Burnaby Campus. At the event, SIFE will present its most successful projects of the year, in preparation for the ACE Canada Western Regional Exposition in Calgary.