The Advisory Committee on University‑Industry Grants (ACUIG) is multidisciplinary, and has broad experience in University-Industry interactions. The appointment of members conforms to Council standards with respect to stature and discipline representation, gender, sector, regional and linguistic considerations. Members are appointed for three-year terms.
The ACUIG is chaired by NSERC staff, and meets for one day four times a year in March, June, September and December.
The ACUIG Meetings for 2017 are as follows:
The proposals considered by the ACUIG are presented by the Manager responsible for the case who, following the meeting, conveys the recommendations to senior NSERC management for approval. NSERC makes the final decisions on funding.
|Co-chair||Anne-Marie Thompson/ Pamela Moss||Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada|
|Co-chair||Peter Campbell||Institut national de la recherche scientifique||2017|
|Member||Pierre Boucher||Ericsson R & D||2018|
|Troy Vassos||Troy David Vassos Inc.||2018|
|Bryan McKersie||Independent Consultant||2017|
|Mike Worswick||University of Waterloo||2017|
|Roxanne Deslauriers||Thunder Bay Regional Research Institute||2019|
|Langis Roy||University of Ontario Institute of Technology||2019|
|Marc-André Sirard||Université Laval||2020|
|Chandra Madramootoo||McGill University||2020|
|François Gagnon||École de technologie supérieure||2017|
|Michel Julien||Agnico Eagle Mines Limited||2017|
|Kelly Hawboldt||Memorial University||2018|
|Carolyn Relf||Yukon Geological Survey||2018|
|Mark Lautens||University of Toronto||2018|
|Secretary||Boris Jidkov||Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada|