CMC is providing two courses for Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) development in conjunction with its annual scientific conference from May 23-25, 2012. Participants’ food costs and accommodation at Carleton University during the courses are covered by CMC.
Carbon Management Canada is providing travel subsidies of $700 to graduate students and postdocs travelling to its annual conference in Gatineau, QC on May 23 to 25. Funds are limited so apply soon. This opportunity is only open to HQP working on CMC-funded projects. CMC will fund a m
This year, each of CMC’s 36 research projects is being asked to send a representative to give the CMC community an update on the status of their research. Because time is short, talks limited to 5 slides in 5 minutes. These 5-in-5 talks can be given by project investigators or HQP. Fo
On February 23, 2012, a European Union (EU) drafting committee voted on a draft law that discriminates against bitumen. This was the Draft Implementing Measure to the European Union Fuel Quality Directive (Implementing Measure). The Canadian press reported the vote ended in a stalemat
CMC Theme Lead James Meadowcroft has received a renewal as a Canada Research Chair for his important work on sustainable development policy. Meadowcroft’s research explores what governments can do to encourage societies to produce and consume in a more sustainable manner. He aims to h
A former graduate student working on a CMC-funded research project, Virginia Vera is the newest member of the exploration team at Apache Canada Ltd. Vera started her position as a junior geophysicist at Apache in February and is currently training under her mentor, Apache senior geoph