Advisory Committee

The 2013 Canadian Science Policy Conference is pleased to have a National Advisory Committee made up of prominent members of the Science Policy community.

Karen Chad, Ph.D.
Vice-President, Research
University of Saskatchewan

Daphne Cheel
Executive Director
Government of Alberta

Dr. Martha Crago, Ph.D.
Vice-President, Research
Dalhouise University

Wendy Cukier, Ph.D.
Vice-President, Research and Innovation
Ryerson University

Naser Faruqui
Director, Science and Innovation,
International Development Research Centre

Maria Gyongyossy-Issa
Director, Pathology Education Centre,
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia

Richard Hawkins, Ph.D.
Professor and Canada Research Chair
Science, Technology and Innovation Policy, University of Calgary

Peter Josty, Ph.D. MBA
Executive Director
The Centre for Innovation Studies

Dr. Rees Kassen, Ph.D.
Co-chair, Global Young Academy,
University Reasearch Chair, Experimental Evolution
University of Ottawa

Steven N. Liss, Ph.D.
Vice-Principal, Research
Queen’s University

Dr. Hadi Mahabadi, Ph.D.
President, CanWin Consulting

Jack Mintz, Ph.D.
Director and Chair, School of Public Policy
University of Calgary

Karine Morin, Ph.D.
Director, National GE3LS Program
Genome Canada

Penny Park
Executive Director
Science Media Centre of Canada

Janice Stein, Ph.D. CM OOnt FRSC
Munk School of Global Affairs
University of Toronto

Usha Srinivasan, Ph.D.
Program Director, Business Acceleration Program
MaRS Discovery District

Vaughan Turekian, Ph.D.
Chief International Officer
American Association for the Advancement of Science

David A. Wolfe, Ph.D.
Munk School of Global Affairs
University of Toronto