As the Steering Group for the proposal submitted in response to the Canadian government’s call for a new not-for-profit organization to support the compute, data and software needs of Canadian researchers, we are pleased to announce the Minister of Science has approved the funding for the organization described in the proposal. The announcement, with new […]

The final proposal was submitted to ISED on May 6.   A summary of the themes and highlights drawn from the community’s input is still being developed and will be posted as soon as it is complete. An advisory group, made up of Dr. Feridun Hamdullahpur, Dr. Mona Nemer, Dr. Andrew Bjerring, and Dr. Mamdouh Shoukri […]

The proposal was submitted to ISED on Monday May 6 as required.   We want to thank the community for your input and comments during the development of the proposal.   We received comments from 55 individuals and organizations between April 20 and May 3rd and were also pleased to receive 30 letters of support from individuals, institutions, […]

We are now soliciting letters of support for the Engage DRI application, for us to submit to ISED on Monday, May 6. The letters must be received at info@engagedri.ca by 15:00 EDT on Monday, May 6. The letters are required to fit on one page, including signatures, according to the guidelines posted by ISED. A […]