On behalf of Industry Canada, HAL is assessing the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) in terms of the five core evaluation issues outlined in the Directive on the Evaluation Function issued by the Treasury Board Secretariat (TBS).
Industrial Technologies Office, Industry Canada
HAL is conducting case studies of the results and benefits of investments made in the SADI projects, and in particular how the project impacts the company with respect to enhanced R&D capacity and the development and commercialization of innovative products and services.
HAL has been asked to conduct a comprehensive review of Precarn’s Phase 4 Research Program. Phase 4 is based on a Funding Agreement between Industry Canada and Precarn that provides a grant of $20 million for a pre-competitive research program in intelligent systems. Within the main program, Precarn supports a number of sub-programs including a National Large and Small Business program, Regional Alliance programs, the Alberta program and the Automotive program.