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Modern Being – A Canadian start-up company with deep connections to the EU thanks to ERA-CAN+

The Modern Being Project is a consortium of small businesses (SMEs) and university researchers from Austria, Canada, Hungary, Italy, Portugal, Romania and Slovenia focused on developing an innovative, homogenous, personal network architecture for private and secure storage, contact management and communications in and with the Cloud. The aim of Modern Being is to create a state of the art framework for secure personal Cloud computing and Internet of Things (IoT). Michael Cholod the founder of Modern Being, a Vancouver-based start-up ICT company, and the driver behind the project submitted the story behind the project and the role ERA-Can+ played in it.

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Pre-announcement: Canadian Working Visits to Germany, June 15th-17th

ERA-Can+ supports three Canadian incubators/accelerators to visit incubators/accelerators in Germany. Read more

Canada, Europe, Events, Results  

Innovation Collaboration with Europe – A Transatlantic Symposium

When: Thursday, June 25, 2015 – 08:0016:30
Where: MaRS, Toronto

The Public Policy Forum and its ERA-Can+ partners are organizing Innovation Collaboration with Europe, a transatlantic symposium, which will take place on June 25, 2015, in Toronto. Read more

Canada, Events, Results  

Towards Smart Cities and Intelligent Transportation Seminar

Under the theme of smart transportation and smart cities, Investissement Québec’s Stockholm office, in collaboration with the Canadian embassy, is organizing a seminar that will bring together decision-makers and leaders of innovative businesses from Canada, Sweden and Nordic countries. Business opportunities in Québec as well as Nordic countries will be discussed during the seminar. Québec has enviable expertise in the fields of energy efficiency, smart grids and sustainable development. The seminar will be followed by a networking activity. Read more

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December Newsletter of the German-Canadian Centre for Innovation and Research

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In this issue:
The Rise of Smart Cities
2014 Alberta-Germany Collaboration Fund Matchmaking Symposia
Konrad Adenauer Research Award for Canadian Scholars
Exciting Events
Upcoming Events and Calls for Application
GCRI, New York – Newsletter

Canada, Europe, Results  

European and Canadian program funders discuss joint opportunities

PLC_Ottawa1ERA-Can+ invited European and Canadian program owners to join for a Programme Level Cooperation Meeting on November 18, 2014 in Ottawa. The purpose of this meeting was to explore how Canadians and Europeans may partner under existing frameworks/joint programs and to better understand these various initiatives. Read more

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Enabling Drug Discovery: Quebec/France Joint Program

The main goal of the Quebec/France joint program is to strengthen biomedical research in Quebec, Alsace and Rhône-Alpes by aligning scientific resources and expertise. This collaborative program gives the opportunity for private and public organizations based in Quebec, Alsace and Rhône-Alpes to expand into new markets. Read more

Canada, Europe, Results  

Cooperation in Research and Innovation Reinforced

In the most recent Declaration by the Prime Minister of Canada and the Presidents of the European Council and the European Commission (September 26, 2014) in the frame of the Canada – EU Summit, the strategic partnership in the field of research and innovation was highlighted (see Statement at Read more

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Aerospace Innovation & Partnering Mission to France – Aeromart Toulouse 2014

Date: December 2 – 4, 2014
Location: Toulouse, France

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April Newsletter of the German-Canadian Centre for Innovation and Research out now


Available from the GCCIR website.