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Government of Canada Announces Support for Life Sciences Manufacturer in Mississauga

Contract Pharmaceuticals Limited Canada will expand its contract manufacturing capabilities and generate business growth in the life sciences sector, with the aid of up to $8,992,672 announced May 29, 2015, by Member of Parliament Brad Butt, on behalf of FedDev Ontario Minister Gary Goodyear.

 

Government of Canada  Announces Support for Life Sciences Manufacturer in Mississauga

FedDev Ontario Supports Expansion of Dairy Manufacturer in Kawartha Lakes Region

On May 29, Barry Devolin, Member of Parliament for Haliburton–Kawartha Lakes–Brock, announced an investment of up to $1 million for Mariposa Dairy Ltd. to increase its production capacity of specialty cheese products. The repayable contribution is made through FedDev Ontario's Investing in Business Growth and Productivity initiative, which is aimed at helping established businesses to expand their operations, invest in productivity improvements and compete globally.

FedDev Ontario Supports Expansion of Dairy  Manufacturer in Kawartha Lakes Region

Minister Goodyear Talks Additive Manufacturing in Hamilton

On April 30, FedDev Ontario Minister Gary Goodyear announced that since the launch of the SMART Advanced Technologies for Global Growth program in December 2014, supported by FedDev Ontario, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters has awarded more than $1 million in 15 projects.

Ron McKerlie, President, Mohawk College; Ian Howcroft, Vice-President Ontario, CME; the HonourableGary Goodyear, Minister of State for FedDev Ontario; Rob Gerritson, Professor, Mohawk College; and Tony Thoma, Dean of Engineering, Technology, Media and Entertainment, Mohawk College, on a tour of Mohawk College Additive Manufacturing Resource Centre.

Government of Canada announces up to $20 million for Leading-Edge Technologies to Advance Market Growth and Commercialization

On April 28, FedDev Ontario Minister Gary Goodyear announced an investment of up to $20 million to the University of Toronto on behalf of the Southern Ontario Smart Computing Innovation Platform (SOSCIP) consortium, to increase access to advanced computing and big data analytics tools and systems, to develop new collaborative projects.

Professor John Capone, Vice-President (Research), Western University; Elissa Strome, Director, Strategic Initiatives, Office of the Vice President, Research and Innovation, University of Toronto; the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario); Professor Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President and Provost, University of Toronto; and Patrick Horgan, Vice-President, Manufacturing, Development and Operations, IBM Canada Ltd., announced $20 million for the Southern Ontario Smart Computing Innovation Platform (SOSCIP).

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Large-Scale Collaboration in Research and Innovation

Leveraging Resources to Support Emerging Innovation
Program: Investing in Business Innovation
Funding recipients: Capital Angel Network and eSight
Region: Ottawa
Video length: 2 minutes 38 seconds

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