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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 12
Thursday, May 12, 2022, 6:30 p.m. to 9:36 p.m.
Webcast
Presiding
Hon. Kirsty Duncan, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Grégoire Gayard, Analyst
• Thai Nguyen, Analyst
As an individual
• Kevin Smith, President and Chief Executive Officer, University Health Network
Canadian Alliance of Student Associations
• Christian Fotang, Chair of the Board of Directors
Canadian Association of University Teachers
• David Robinson, Executive Director
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council
• Alejandro Adem, President
• Danika Goosney, Vice-President, Research Grants and Scholarships Directorate
Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
• Robert Myers, Director
Polytechnics Canada
• Devon Blaskevitch, Policy Analyst
• Sarah Watts-Rynard, Chief Executive Officer
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Tuesday, February 1, 2022, the committee resumed its study of top talent, research and innovation.

David Robinson, Robert Myers and Sarah Watts-Rynard made statements and answered questions.

Devon Blaskevitch answered questions.

At 7:31 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 7:34 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Kevin Smith, Christian Fotang, Alejandro Adem and Danika Goosney made statements and answered questions.

At 8:32 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 8:40 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Tuesday, February 1, 2022, the committee resumed its study of successes, challenges and opportunities for science in Canada.

It was agreed, — That the draft report , as amended, be adopted.

It was agreed, — That the report be entitled: "Successes, Challenges and Opportunities for Science in Canada".

It was agreed, — That the Chair, clerk and analysts be authorized to make such grammatical and editorial changes as may be necessary without changing the substance of the report.

It was agreed, — That, pursuant to Standing Order 109, the committee request that the government table a comprehensive response to the report.

It was agreed, — That dissenting or supplementary opinions be in Calibri 12-point font, left aligned, single-spaced, and be submitted electronically, in both official languages, to the clerk of the committee, not later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, 2022.

It was agreed, — ORDERED, — That the Chair present the report to the House.

At 9:36 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.



Leif-Erik Aune
Clerk of the Committee