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  1. Profiles which allow you to learn more about successful PhD-minded entrepreneurs that have made an important impact in Canada.
  2. Synopses and recaps of events.
  3. Articles for general interest.
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Did you know that the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) staffs over 3900 personnel, including technicians, postdoctoral researchers and early-career investigators, in addition to operating 174 research facilities across Canada (many of which are in Ottawa)? While the NRC celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2017, its existence, mission, and operations remain a mystery to many.

In March, the...

May 21, 2019

Ottawa S2BN Post-event blog

On Tuesday February 26th, 2019, the Ottawa chapter of the Science to Business Network was pleased to host a talk by Dr. Chantal Martin, Group Leader of Analytical Development and Quality Control at Turnstone Biologics.

Founded in 2015, Turnstone Biologics is a privately-held immuno-oncology company primarily focused on the development of viral immunotherapies simultaneous...

November 28, 2018

BenchSci is an example of how a simple idea can be turned into a successful start-up! Maurice Shen, Head of Academic Relations, was part of the founding team when the concept of an AI-driven antibody database was being devised. Having transitioned into the space from his doctoral degree at the University of Toronto, he has a unique perspective into how to be successful out of graduate school and t...

August 23, 2018

LinkedIn has emerged as a critical tool to help launch careers by connecting users with potential business partners and employers. On Thursday August 16th, The Science to Business Network partnered with Julia Blackstock to host a workshop focused on helping graduate students navigate and utilize their LinkedIn profiles effectively while job-searching. Julia is a Career Counsellor with career servi...

October 27, 2017

At our latest event, we had the pleasure of learning about the process of patenting, discovery commercialization, and making industry partnerships with Dr. Stephen Scribner, Dr. Mike Wells and Dr. David Hyndman from the Office of Partnerships and Innovation, Queen’s University. Our event included tips and tricks on how to patent our work, career paths in patent processing and commercialization, as...

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