AI and Robotics

Nordic Innovation Study Tour

The 2021 Nordic Innovation Study Tour is a chance for Canadian business leaders to learn about the innovation ecosystems of Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden. Hear from Nordic leaders in innovation such as Danish Technological Institute, Innovation Fund Denmark, GCE Ocean Technology and many more.

Conference  |  Virtual
June 8–23, 2021

Directing the COVID Recovery

At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, Canada lost over 3 million jobs and the unemployment rate rose to a record high. As of early September, only 1.9 million of those jobs had been recovered. Some industries, however, could see permanent changes to their workforce and how they do business. Also, some industries may take longer to recover than others.

Executive summary  |  3-min read
April 9, 2021
Focus Area—Innovation & Technology

Canada suffered its worst recession in post-war history last year. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the country lost over 3 million jobs and the unemployment rate rose to 13.7 per cent, the highest on record. As of early September, only 1.9 million jobs had been recovered. There could be significant permanent structural changes in affected industries, such as retail, tourism, transportation, and hospitality.

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Primer  |  15-min read
April 9, 2021
Focus Area—Innovation & Technology