Organization: Delvinia

Innovation stakeholders differ on new IP strategy

The federal government has unveiled details of its eagerly anticipated new intellectual property (IP) strategy to help innovators better protect their intellectual assets, encourage innovation and defend themselves against so-called patent trolls. However, different stakeholders who spoke to RE$EARCH MONEY have different perspectives on what the IP strategy means to the innovation ecosystem, suggesting that one size doesn’t fit all.

CANARIE funds nine new media applications projects

CANARIE Inc has announced funding of $1.5 million to support nine projects under its Applied Research in New Media (ARIM) program. Jointly funded by CANARIE and Canadian Heritage, ARIM is designed to generate Canadian content and culture in a broadband environment. The projects are headed by: Acadia Univ, APR Inc, Delvinia, Immersion Studios, Live Wires…