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The Value of GBA+ in Understanding Canadian Immigration Policy Outcomes

Sara Rose Taylor  Research Associate II Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada’s recent Annual Report to Parliament on Immigration integrated Gender-Based Analysis Plus (GBA+) throughout. But what exactly is GBA+ and what does it have to do with understanding Canadian immigration ...

2018 CIO of the Year – Private Sector – Mark Saunders

PRIVATE SECTOR WINNER: MARK SAUNDERS 2018 Private Sector CIO of the Year award winner Mark Saunders joined Sun Life Financial in 2009. At that time, Sun Life was not spending much on IT or innovation. However, Saunders was instrumental in Sun Life’s change of course, hiring not only the technical ...

People’s Choice Award: Speaking with Stephen Heard, the mind behind Scientist Sees Squirrel

Connie Tang, Chemistry co-editor   Stephen Heard is a professor of environmental ecology at the University of New Brunswick, although you may know him as Steve, the author of the science blog Scientist Sees Squirrel, which is this year’s winner for the Science Borealis and Science Writers and Com ...

Asus ZenBook S UX391 Review: Hot and expensive, but a great Ultrabook

The ZenBook S UX391 is a fantastic machine for those who work on the road. Sporting an innovative hinge that lifts the base, it improves both cooling and ergonomics. A quad-core processor ensures that it can keep pace with office tasks and even some light multimedia editing. It does, however, run ...

Chatter Research uses AI to make collecting feedback feel less weird [Ingenious winner]

Chatter Research is winning the Ingenious Award for new innovative companies thanks to its clever chatbot approach to collecting user feedback. ...

Cisco middleware solution create ‘healing’ environment for Halton Healthcare [Ingenious Award winner]

For partnering with Cisco and creating a smart hospital Halton Healthcare has won the Large Public Sector award for the Ingenious Awards. ...

CAAT's DBPlus Helps Grow Membership?

Martha Porado of Benefits Canada reports, CAAT wins pension performance award for membership growth strategy:The Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology pension plan’s plan to share its expertise with as many Canadian workers as possible nabbed it the award for pension performance at Benefits Can ...

2018 People’s Choice Awards for Favourite Canadian Science Site and Canadian Science Blog

This year, Science Borealis was pleased once again to co-host the 2018 People’s Choice Award for Favourite Canadian Science Site and Canadian Science Blogwith the Science Writers and Communicators of Canada. This year was even more exciting than last year, with many more votes counted.   The fina ...

Channel Innovation Awards celebrate channel champions, and the winners are …

Twenty organizations from across the country were recognized for the creation of solutions and services that, thanks to unique value propositions, are positively impacting partners and channel customers across Canada. The inaugural CDN Channel Innovation Awards recognized projects ranging from uniqu ...

HOOPP Ponders its Allocation of Risk?

Sarah Rundell of Top 1000 Funds reports, HOOPP ponders re-allocating risk:With its assets under management forecast to double in the next five to seven years, Canada’s Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan has begun exploring new assets for its C$77.8 billion ($59.8 billion) portfolio.President and ...