CANADIAN
INNOVATION
SPACE

We’re making space for innovation.

CanadianInnovationSpace.ca is a partnership offering resources, tools, events, and awards to cultivate, connect, and celebrate innovation in Canada.

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CELEBRATE
INNOVATION NEWS & STORIES

Innovation in teaching and learning

More than 80 university, public service, business and civil society leaders convened with student entrepreneurs and innovators at Univation,...

Unaaq Men’s Association of Inukjuak

With their $500,000 award, the Unaaq Men's Association of Inukjuak will work to address a variety of critical social...

Rivers to Ridges

Research continues to highlight the benefits of children spending significant time building a relationship with the land. Rivers to...
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Canadian Innovation Week
May 22 - 31, 2018
Join us for the inaugural Canadian Innovation Week and become part of a network with a common goal – strengthening Canada’s culture of innovation. Together, we can inspire the next generation and make Canada the most innovative country in the world. We’re…. making space for innovation.
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Innovate Now panel
Canadian Innovation Week
May 22 - 31, 2018
Join us for the inaugural Canadian Innovation Week and become part of a network with a common goal – strengthening Canada’s culture of innovation. Together, we can inspire the next generation and make Canada the most innovative country in the world. We’re…. making space for innovation.
FEATURED EVENTS

May 23, 2018

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Governor General’s Innovation Awards 2018 Ceremony

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The 2018 awards ceremony will be held on Wednesday, May 23rd at Rideau Hall....

May 14, 2018

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Western Canada Youth Showcase

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Make history with us as we celebrate, inspire, and showcase Western Canada’s brightest and...

May 29 - 31, 2018

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True North Conference

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True North Waterloo will bring together 2000 influencers, policy makers, hackers, and hustlers for...
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Innovation Across Canada
Click on the Innovation Map to find out about innovative projects and events taking place across the country. Add your project or celebration to help make this a dynamic map reflecting the breadth and depth of innovation in Canada.

True North

Kitchener, ON, Canada

True North Waterloo will bring together 2000 influencers, policy makers, hackers, and hustlers for crucial conversations about the future of tech.

Submitter: Canadian Innovation Space

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C2 – Transformative Collisions

Montreal, QC, Canada

C2 explores trends, opportunities, disruptions and major shifts on the horizon.

Submitter: Canadian Innovation Space

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#BCTech Summit

Vancouver, BC, Canada

#BCTECH Summit is Western Canada’s largest gathering of industry, academic researchers, government, and entrepreneurs.

Submitter: Canadian Innovation Space

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Western Canada Youth Showcase

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Make history with us as we celebrate, inspire, and showcase Western Canada’s brightest and most engaged young innovators aged 10-18.

Submitter: Canadian Innovation Space

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Power of Ideas Tour

Cambridge, ON, Canada

In this inspiring exhibition and presentation, students take a fun, hands-on approach to engaging with the process of science.

Submitter: Perimeter Institute

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Power of Ideas Tour

Ottawa, ON, Canada

In this inspiring exhibition and presentation, students take a fun, hands-on approach to engaging with the process of science.

Submitter: Perimeter Institute

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Power of Ideas Tour

Barrie, ON, Canada

In this inspiring exhibition and presentation, students take a fun, hands-on approach to engaging with the process of science.

Submitter: Perimeter Institute

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Power of Ideas Tour

South River, ON, Canada

In this inspiring exhibition and presentation, students take a fun, hands-on approach to engaging with the process of science.

Submitter: Perimeter Institute

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Power of Ideas Tour

New Liskeard, Temiskaming Shores, ON, Canada

In this inspiring exhibition and presentation, students take a fun, hands-on approach to engaging with the process of science.

Submitter: Perimeter Institute

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Power of Ideas Tour

Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada

In this inspiring exhibition and presentation, students take a fun, hands-on approach to engaging with the process of science.

Submitter: Perimeter Institute

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Power of Ideas Tour

Red Rock, ON, Canada

In this inspiring exhibition and presentation, students take a fun, hands-on approach to engaging with the process of science.

Submitter: Perimeter Institute

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Power of Ideas Tour

Dryden, ON, Canada

In this inspiring exhibition and presentation, students take a fun, hands-on approach to engaging with the process of science.

Submitter: Perimeter Institute

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Power of Ideas Tour

Fort Frances, ON, Canada

In this inspiring exhibition and presentation, students take a fun, hands-on approach to engaging with the process of science.

Submitter: Perimeter Institute

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Educational Resources
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Early Learning – Kindergarten

This resource provides educators with practical ideas and engaging activities to transform the learning environment into an centre of innovation!

Education for Innovation (E4I)
Provided by: Rideau Hall Foundation
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Grades 1 to 8

The stories of Canadian innovators form the basis of inquiry learning and provide a foundation for creating new innovations.

Education for Innovation (E4I)
Provided by: Rideau Hall Foundation
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Grades 7 to 12

Learners will use the Innovation Cycle and How to Innovate checklists for designing innovation proposals and projects, in order to make positive impacts in their communities.

Education for Innovation (E4I)
Provided by: Rideau Hall Foundation
Books
Celebrating Canadian innovations from the past and the present.
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