The Innovation Economy Council (IEC) report called “Magnetic North: How Canada Holds its Own in the Global Race for Innovation Talent” discusses how Canada’s fast-growing technology sector appears to be holding its own in the global race for talent, even after the economic shock of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an analysis of employment data by IEC. The report is discussed in this video. Michael May, PhD, CCRM’s President and CEO, participated in this panel discussion.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
IEC is a coalition of tech-sector leaders dedicated to shaping Canada’s industrial innovation policy. Led by MaRS, Ontario Centres of Excellence, Communitech, DMZ, Invest Ottawa, Spark Centre, CENGN, NGen, Mitacs, Ontario Genomics and CCRM, the IEC works with active members of Canada’s innovation ecosystem to identify areas for in-depth analysis and offer timely insights to increase Canadian productivity and sustainable growth.
View the report on IEC’s website.