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Canadian Innovation Week

From Problems to Possibilities

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Canada’s Youth Innovation Challenge for 14-18 year olds

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Inspiring Innovators

Innovations that made the world a better and safer place.

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The 4th annual Canadian Innovation Week will be held May 17-21, 2021. Join the virtual celebration on social media and discover ingenious stories in the fields of accessibility, health and medical tech, agriculture, education and more.


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New youth innovation prize: Ingenious+ inspires young innovators and entrepreneurs to make the world a better place

Calling all young innovators, entrepreneurs, and creative thinkers! Today, the Rideau Hall Foundation (RHF), in partnership with Junior Achievement (JA) […]
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From Problems To Possibilities – Canadian Innovation Week 2021

Canadian Innovation Week recognizes Canadian achievements and inspires the next generation of innovators. The 4th annual Canadian Innovation Week will […]
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Goodlawyer Offers Free Legal Advice To Canadian Entrepreneurs For Canadian Innovation Week

Calgary — Canadians have shown a lot of grit over the past year. Many lost their jobs or were forced […]
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Outstanding Innovations: The recipients of the 2021 Governor General’s Innovation Awards

Six recipients from across Canada recognized for their ground-breaking work and excellence in innovation   Ottawa, ON – May 4, 2021 – Today the Rideau Hall Foundation […]


A majority of Canadians believe that diversity and inclusion are key factors in what makes Canada’s culture uniquely innovative. In […]
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Partnerships: Giving Canada the Innovation Edge

How have organizations in your community been innovating and pivoting this past year? Looking ahead to a new normal, there’s […]

We're making space for innovation

Powered by the Rideau Hall Foundation (RHF), Canadian Innovation Space is a partnership of cross-disciplinary organizations that strives to build a stronger, more resilient culture of innovation in Canada. The RHF is a registered national charity that brings together ideas, people and resources and works towards a better Canada. The RHF celebrates what is best about Canada while working with partners to meaningfully improve lives and foster the conditions for more Canadians to succeed and thrive.


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Governor General’s Innovation Awards

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Canadians see innovation as an engine for the common good but 5 ideologies drive the desire for change more than anything else.

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