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Dec 3, 2013

“On behalf of the U15 and its member institutions, I would like to congratulate Minister Moore and the government of Canada for their support and investment in space based research and industry.

Nov 28, 2013

Presentation to House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance by U15 Vice-Chair, Dr. Elizabeth Cannon, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Calgary

Thank you, Mr. Chair.

Oct 28, 2013

By many measures, Canada is falling behind in the highly competitive game of knowledge creation and adoption.

Oct 11, 2013

Ottawa, Ontario  – Dr. Amit Chakma, Chair of the U15 released the following statement today. 

Sep 27, 2013

Ottawa, Ontario (September 27, 2013) – Dr. Amit Chakma, Chair of the U15 released the following statement on behalf of the U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities.

Jul 15, 2013
Dr. Amit Chakma, Chair of the U15, released the following statement in response to today’s cabinet shuffle.
Jul 5, 2013

Reporting to the U15 Executive Director and under the overall direction of the Data Exchange Steering Committee the coordinator works with the Chair of the U15DE to facilitate the collection of data in formats accessible to institutional representatives that serve two primary purposes: to inform

May 21, 2013

OTTAWA – The U15 would like to congratulate the council members for once again producing an insightful and engaging report about the status of Science, Technology and Innovation in Canada.

Mar 21, 2013

OTTAWA – The 2013 budget demonstrates the federal government's continued commitment to research and development and to the critical role that Canada's universities play in generating the world-class ideas, innovation and applications that drive our economic growth, says the U15 group of research-