Person: David Dodge

David Dodge

David Dodge has been selected to chair a new expert panel on the future needs of science, technology engineering and math (STEM) for the Council of Canadian Academies (CCA). The Expert Panel on STEM Skills for the Future was requested by Employment and Social Development Canada (formerly Human Resources and Skills Development Canada) to address…

Dr Eric Newell

Dr Eric Newell has been appointed chair of the newly struck Expert Panel on Understanding the Potential Impacts of Energy Technologies on the Oil Sands Development. The Council of Canadian Academies (CCA) panel was requested by Natural Resources Canada to answer the question: How could new and existing technologies be used to reduce the environmental…

Margaret Bloodworth

Margaret Bloodworth and Dr Ingrid Pickering have been appointed to the board of directors for the Canada Foundation for Innovation. Bloodworth’s 30-year career in the federal public service includes DM at National Defence and Transport Canada. Pickering is the Canada Research Chair in Molecular Environmental Science at the Univ of Saskatchewan. Her research focuses on…