The LXD (the Legion of Extraordinary Dancers) electrify the TED2010 stage with an emerging global street-dance culture, revved up by the Internet. In a preview of Jon Chu’s upcoming Web series, this astonishing troupe show off their superpowers.
Advice to Province Includes Creation of $20 million "Ontario Bicycling Investment Fund"
Toronto - The Share the Road Cycling Coalition (The Coalition) an Ontario-based provincial cycling advocacy organization released today a Green Paper for Bicycling in Ontario entitled "When Ontario Bikes, Ontario Benefits - A Green Paper on Bicycling in Ontario ".
London - With the release of the federal budget yesterday, Western President Amit Chakma applauds the Minister of Finance and the Prime Minister for the government’s continued commitment to research and innovation.
Ottawa Dr. Robert Biddle is researching the secret life of software. “I look at how software can work in rich and subtle ways with human expression and human behavior,” explains Dr. Biddle. “My research concentrates on areas where these can be critical factors, such as in computer security.”
Kitchener - Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been recognized by The 10,000 Trees Project of KW Region for there efforts in environmental preservation through the planting of hundreds of trees during the 2009 Crawford Global Day of Service. The Corporate Tree Hugger Award is given each year to recipients that have make a significant contribution to the efforts of 10,000 Trees Project be it through volunteer hours and/or financial contribution.
Hamilton - For some Canadians, a cut from dental work or surgery can cause days or more of bleeding. Although they are not hemophiliacs, for some an ordinary bruise can balloon into the size of an orange. For others, knees, elbows and ankles are crippled when bleeding seeps into joints. In very serious cases, hundreds of blood transfusions are required for recovery.
VANCOUVER - IATA World Cargo Symposium -- Descartes Systems Group, a federated global network logistics solutions provider, announced that it has successfully filed its first Import Control System (ICS) test messages with European Commission's Taxation and Customs Union ("EU Customs Union") as part of its GLN Customs Filing and Compliance services.
New York Leading companies are failing to capitalize on the talents of women in the workforce, according to the World Economic Forum’s Corporate Gender Gap Report 2010. It is the first study to cover the world’s largest employers in 20 countries and benchmark them against the gender equality policies that most companies should have in place but are, in fact, widely missing.
Toronto FACULTY OF THEOLOGY, University of St. Michael's College in the University of Toronto - An overflow audience filled the downstairs lecture hall of the Faculty of Theology at the University of St. Michael's College on Wednesday of this week for presentations on Pope Benedict XVI's new structure for Anglican groups who request full communion with the Catholic Church.
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