The Future of Applied Research in Canada

CIM Bulletin, 1968

W. M. ARMSTRONG, Dean, Faculty of Applied Science, The University of British Columbia

This paper compares research on development efforts in various countries, consideration being given to gross expenditures, manpower involved, source of funds, sector of performance and type of activity. The Canadian R & D activity is then reviewed, particularly as applied to the industrial sector, the problems of applied research in Canada are discussed and some remedies are suggested.
Keywords: Canada, Canada., Canadian, OECD, The Research and Development Effort, USA, Canadian, Development, Developments, Government, Governments, industrial, Research, Research and Development