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Previously Funded Networks and Centres

The networks and centres funded since the NCE’s inception in 1989 have established a valuable legacy of contributions to Canada’s innovation and R&D efforts. Previously funded networks and centres are listed according to the final year they received NCE funding. For some of the networks or centres that no longer maintain a web site, archived copies may be found at This link will take you to another Web site www.archive.org/web/web.php. Please note that information on that site is provided by an external source and the NCE cannot guarantee its accuracy.

 


Previously funded Networks of Centres of Excellence

2014

This link will take you to another Web site Canadian Arthritis Network – CAN (1999-2014)
Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario

Mprime Network Inc. (1999-2014)
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia


2013

Canadian Institute for Photonic Innovations – CIPI / Canadian Photonic Industry Consortium - CPIC (1999-2013)
Université Laval, Quebec, Quebec

GEOmatics for Informed DEcisions Network – GEOIDE (1999-2013)
Université Laval, Quebec, Quebec


2012

PrioNet Canada (2005-12)
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia


2011

Advanced Foods and Materials Network - AFMNet (2003-11)
University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario

Intelligent Sensing for Innovative Structures - ISIS Canada (1995-2011)
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba


2010

Canadian Obesity Network - CON (2005-10)(NCE New Initiative)
University of Alberta and Capital Health, Edmonton, Alberta

National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly - NICE (2005-10)
(NCE New Initiative)

University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

Promoting Relationships and Eliminating Violence Network - (2005-10)
(NCE New Initiative)

Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario and York University, Toronto, Ontario

Sustainable Forest Management Network - SFM (1995-2010)
University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta


2009

Canadian Language and Literacy Research Network - CLLRN (2001-2009)
University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario


2007

Canadian Design Research Network - CDRN (2005-2007) (NCE New Initiative)
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia

Canadian Genetic Diseases Network - CGDN (1989-2007)
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia

Canadian Network for Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics - CANVAC (1999-2007)
Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec

Emerging Dynamic Global Economies - EDGE (2005-2007) (NCE New Initiative)
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario


2006

AquaNet - Network in Aquaculture (1999-2006)
Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland

Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Systems - IRIS (1989-2006)
Precarn Incorporated, Ottawa, Ontario


2005

Canadian Bacterial Diseases Network - CBDN (1989-2005)
University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta

Micronet - Microelectronic Devices, Circuits and Systems (1989-2005)
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

Protein Engineering Network - PENCE Inc. (1989-2005)
University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta


2004

Mechanical Wood-Pulps Network (1989-2004)
Pulp and Paper Research Institute of Canada, Pointe-Claire, Québec


2003

Canadian Institute for Telecommunications Research - CITR (1989-2003)
McGill University, Montreal, Quebec


2002

Health Evidence Application and Linkage Network - HEALNet (1995-2002)
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario

TeleLearning Network of Centres of Excellence (1995-2002)
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia


1998

Concrete Canada (1989-1998)
University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec

Inspiraplex - Respiratory Health Network of Centres of Excellence - (1989-1998)
Montreal Chest Hospital Centre, Montreal, Quebec

NeuroScience Network - (1989-1998)
Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec


1994

Canadian Ageing Research Network - CARNET (1989-1994)
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

Canadian Network for Space Research - CNSR (1989-1994)
University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta

Centres of Excellence in Molecular and Interfacial Dynamics - CEMAID (1989-1994)
Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec

Insect Biotech Canada (IBC) - Biotechnology for Insect Pest Management - (1989-1994)
Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario

Ocean Production Enhancement Network - OPEN (1989-1994)
Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

 


Previously funded Centres of Excellence for Commercialization and Research

2014

Centre of Excellence in Personalized Medicine – Cepmed (2008-14)
Montreal, Quebec

Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer – Commercialization of Research – IRICoR (2008-14)
Montreal, Quebec


2013

Centre for the Commercialization of Research - CCR (2008-13)
Toronto, Ontario

Centre of Excellence for the Prevention of Organ Failure – PROOF Centre
(2008-13)

Vancouver, British Columbia