The Professional Institute of the Public Service hosted the 2nd Science Policy Symposium held May 12-14th, 2010 in Lac-Leamy, Gatineau, Québec.
The inaugural Symposium, held in September 2007 was the first science policy conference of its kind in Canada. In 2010 the event brought together more than 200 scientists and science-policy analysts, senior officials, and experts from across Canada and around the world to identify and discuss the key issues facing science policy in Canada.
Chalk River Nuclear Scientists Hold Information Picket outside AECL
Publish Date: 25-SEP-2014 03:11 PM
On September 9, 2014, Chalk River scientists held an info picket outside Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL) facilities to draw attention to the Government-owned Contractor-operated management model - semi-privatization of the laboratories.
Recent reports of drugs in our drinking water might have some people heading for the bottled water aisle of their nearest grocery store, but in most parts of Canada, choosing bottled water over tap is a matter of taste or convenience, not health.