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National bee diagnostic centre beaverlodge, alberta canada

Bruce Rutley Presentation Feb 2012
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Transcripts - National bee diagnostic centre beaverlodge, alberta canada

  • 1. The Centre for Research & Innovation and the National Bee Diagnostic Centre Presented by: Bruce Rutley PhD PAg – Director Centre for Research & Innovation February 14, 2012National Bee Diagnostic Centre – a GPRC-AAFC Partnership
  • 2. Centre for Research & Innovation ~a GPRC-PREDA Partnership ~ Vision • The Centre for a Network of regional researchers and innovators; and The Model for Rural Innovation Location • GPRC main campus B309 & Centre 2000 Funding (2007 – 2012) • Operating Funds: • AET (07-10); AI-TF (10-15) • RADF (Sept 08-April 12) • Research Funds: • Industry / NSERC – CCI • Project funds (IRAP, PREDA, others) 2The Centre of a Network of Regional Researchers and Innovators
  • 3. What do we do? Development •National Bee Diagnostic CentreApplied Research Innovation Services•Research Facilitation (tech com & organizational)•Policy development •Client services•GPRC led research •IP protection•Industry driven •Marketing•Client projects •Design/Prototypes•Regional Researchers •Access to capital•Student integrated • Innovation vouchers •Workshops •Programs (Productivity, PeRMA) Projects •Culture of Innovation •Awareness – NWB Carbon Capture •Foresight – GrowNorth with micro-algae “The Centre of a Network of Regional Researchers & Innovators”
  • 4. National Bee Diagnostic Centre ~ a GPRC – AAFC Partnership ~ Funding Partners: RADF & WED President Gnatiuk AAFC Strategic Partnerships DirectorateMP Warkentin making announcement ofWED Funds October 2011
  • 5. Value-Added Honey Products Honey Production Pollination Services
  • 6. National Bee Diagnostic Centre Vision:A state-of-the-art National Bee Diagnostic Services Centre offeringcomprehensive diagnostic services to the Canadian beekeepingindustry (honey and pollination) and surveillance services to 6industry and government/regulatory bodies.
  • 7. National Bee Diagnostic CentreLocated: AAFC Beaverlodge Research FarmOwned-Operated by: GPRCStaffed by: Applied Scientist/Manager; Technician; Admin Assistant 7
  • 8. National Bee Diagnostic CentreNosema(spp) Diagnostic Services (Molecular based) •Pests - mites •Pathogens •Parasites •Diseases – bacterial, viral 8
  • 9. Centre of Excellence ~ honey bee production and management ~ Beekeeper Technician Certificate Fairview College Campus Peace Country Honey ProductionNational Honey Bee Research Program National Bee Diagnostic Centre
  • 10. Whats the Modern-Day Equivalent of Solving the Longitude Problem? (The Atlantic)• Creating a System of Public Financing for Politicians • Why Honey Bee Colonies Collapse• Search for the Higgs Boson (the God particle) • Nuclear Fusion• Creating Equitable Education • Free, Sustainable Energy• Access to Clean Water • Cure Cancer 10• Solution to World Hunger • The Elimination of Malaria
  • 11. Whats the Modern-Day Equivalent of Solving the Longitude Problem? (Polls Closed)Free, Sustainable Energy 32.14% The Elimination of Malaria 6.25%Honey Bee Colonies Collapse 12.5% Creating Equitable Education 5.36%Access to Clean Water 12.5% Solution to World Hunger 4.46%Nuclear Fusion 10.71% Cure Cancer 3.57%Creating a System of Public Search for the Higgs Boson 2.68% Financing for Politicians 9.82% 11
  • 12. National Bee Diagnostic Centre Grand Opening June 2012National Bee Diagnostic Centre – a GPRC-AAFC Partnership

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