Welcome to Canada's Innovation Leaders 2023 (CIL2023)

CIL2023 showcases 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  »  Solving global challenges through research partnerships and collaborations
Featuring  »  Focus on Climate Change Research in Action
Plus  »  Thought-provoking commentary from respected leaders in the research and innovation community
   »  Special Spotlights
   »  Canada's Innovation Achievements
   »  Leaders' Corner
   »  Researchers' Corner
Distribution  »   

Thursday, December 7
  • National Post – Calgary & Edmonton
  • Montreal Gazette
  • Chronicle Herald (Halifax)
  • Calgary Herald
  • Edmonton Journal
Friday, December 8
  • National Post – Greater Toronto Area (GTA)
  • National Post – Ottawa
  • National Post – Montreal
Saturday, December 9
  • National Post – Vancouver
Sunday, December 10
  • Vancouver Province
Wednesday, December 13 (print and digital)
  • The Hill Times
January 2024 (print and digital)
  • University Affairs
e-Edition & Web Content

December 2023
  • Elected and senior officials of national and provincial governments, departments and related organizations, e.g., MPs, MLAs, MPPs, Senators, Ministers, etc.

  • Key research and innovation audiences in business, higher education, government, non-profit, and economic development organizations/associations

  • Global Affairs Canada senior officials worldwide