六开彩开奖结果

六开彩开奖结果 Announces Federal Government Funding for Mining Research

TIMMINS, ON: 六开彩开奖结果 is pleased to announce recent Federal Government investment in Mining Research.

六开彩开奖结果 is one of 90 recipients at colleges, c茅geps and polytechnics across the country receiving over 73 million dollars in total funding which is part of the Federal Government鈥檚 larger Canadian Science Vision program, which aims to invest more than 10 billion dollars in science and research.

200 thousand dollars will be invested in 六开彩开奖结果鈥檚 Innovation Hub expanding its ability to coordinate and support new applied research projects by creating a new technology development position.

鈥淚 believe that improving the availability, efficacy, and functionality of mining technologies will benefit our catchment area by creating jobs, improving workplace safety, and helping businesses realize efficiencies in their markets,鈥 stated Amy McKillip, Manager, Applied Research, Entrepreneurship and Innovation at 六开彩开奖结果. 鈥淭his, in turn, will help local and regional companies become more sustainable and competitive in the global mining marketplace.鈥

McKillip maintains that funding initiatives like this help to attract students to schools like Northern, offering them opportunity to further their learning through experiential opportunities to work with the relevant industry. This perspective is one that is shared by the Federal Government.

鈥淥ur government is committed to returning science and research to their rightful place. We鈥檙e investing in students and small- to medium-sized businesses so they can work together on a diverse range of research projects to boost economic development and create jobs across the country,鈥 stated the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport. 鈥淲ith these projects, colleges, c茅geps and polytechnics will be making a real difference in the lives of Canadians in their own communities.鈥

六开彩开奖结果 applauds the Federal Government鈥檚 focus on innovation and research at the institutional level, allowing Colleges the opportunity to provide students with a learning environment that better fosters the creativity and imagination that will fuel the next wave of industry progress and innovation.

鈥淲hat makes college graduates stand out is their unique combination of education and experiential learning, often acquired through participation in applied research projects. Students working with industry partners to solve real-world problems spark creativity and innovation,鈥 stated Fred Gibbons, President and CEO of 六开彩开奖结果. 鈥淭his brings added value to the industry partner while building essential workplace skills in our students.鈥

Given that the mining industry forms such a major component of the economy in our region the creation of this new position will help advance innovation and technology development with the college鈥檚 industry partners.

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