Welcome to Canada's Innovation Leaders 2018 (CIL2018)

Set to publish on November 15, CIL2018 will celebrate Canada’s leading research universities, companies, hospitals and colleges through our national research and development (R&D) rankings and analysis:

  • Canada's Top 50 Research Universities
  • Canada's Top 100 Corporate R&D Spenders
  • Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals
  • Canada's Top 50 Research Colleges
Editorial theme » Making a Difference: Research Impacts in Communities, Canada and Internationally
Special feature » Focus on Intellectual Property including a Spotlight on Patent Leaders

In addition, CIL2018 will present thought-provoking commentary from respected leaders in the innovation and research community including Dr. Chad Gaffield, Royal Society of Canada; Dr. Ted Hewitt, SSHRC; Dr. Eric Meslin, Council of Canadian Academies; Dr. Roseann O’Reilly Runte, CFI; Dr. Mario Pinto, NSERC; and more…

Distribution »
Thursday, November 15
  • National Post
  • Montreal Gazette
  • Online:
Friday, November 16
  • Halifax Herald
Monday, November 19
  • The Hill Times
Monday, December 3
  • University Affairs (online and mail-out)
December 2018
  • 40+ Global Affairs Canada offices worldwide