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Saskatchewan Technology Roundtable discussions inform curriculum and training

Saskatchewan Technology Roundtable discussions inform curriculum and trainingIndustry leaders from across Saskatchewan met to discuss the growing technology sector and how to best train future employees March 2, 2021 – Today Innovation Saskatchewan and Saskatchewan Polytechnic, in collaboration with SaskTech, hosted the first annual Saskatchewan Technology Roundtable. Thought leaders from…

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Province Announces $15 Million in Funding for VIDO-InterVac Pandemic Research

Released on February 23, 2021 $15 million to support world-leading research in SaskatchewanThe Government of Saskatchewan is committing $15 million of new funding to further support important pandemic research by the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO) at the University of Saskatchewan.“COVID-19 has demonstrated the importance of Canada being a leader in research, development…

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New Technology Helps Farmers Monitor their Mental Health

Following a recent province-wide Innovation Challenge, Innovation Saskatchewan, in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture, unveiled a new tool for agricultural producers to track their mental health. The mobile app, Avail, was developed by Saskatoon-based Bridges Health and offers producers a confidential system for actively recording and analyzing their mental health, accessing online…

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