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Digital divide

Without access to reliable internet and connectivity devices, many Canadians are unable to access employment, education and other services. This phenomenon of a “digital divide” deprives many of social and digital support.

Digital Skills for a Future-Ready Worldexternal link icon

We know that digital skills are essential for a strong post-pandemic recovery. But we don’t…
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Technological Transformations and the Automotive Services Industry

This report examines the challenges facing the automotive services industry in Québec as it transitions…

Technological Change in the North: How STEM Skills Can Help Indigenous Workers Adaptexternal link icon

The economy in Northern Canada is changing. Sectors, such as mining, forestry, and tourism, can…
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New Working Arrangements

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in a rapid rise in the number of Canadians who…
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Digital Infrastructure for the Post-Pandemic World

This report examines the key components of Canada's essential digital infrastructure system, highlights worrying inequalities…
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The future of food through agricultural technology

This ground-breaking research explores the potential of cellular agriculture – food created in a lab…
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Georgian College: Digital transformation strategy

This project will increase knowledge, skills, comfort, and use of extended reality technologies.
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Rising Skills: Digital Upskilling for Advanced Manufacturing Workplaces

Tradespeople need 21st-century digital skills to adapt to today’s more technologically advanced manufacturing sector. This…
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Research projects on the future of skills and work in a digital economy

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) and the Future Skills Centre…