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Royal Society of Canada

Walter House 282 Somerset Street West

Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0J6

Canada

Company Description

The Royal Society of Canada (RSC) is pleased to announce that École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS) has joined the ranks of RSC Institutional Membership. ÉTS is a vibrant institution located in Montreal, Quebec, recognized for its outstanding applied trai ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Chair

Science , Technology and Innovation Council

Professor of Chemistry and Vice President Research

University of Ottawa

Affiliations

Member of the Science Advisory Committee
World Economic Forum

Board Member
African Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Member of the Advisory Committee
U.S. National Science Foundation Advisory Committee for International Science and Engineering

Titular Member
European Academy of Arts , Sciences and Humanities

Prize Committee
Steacie Institute for Molecular Sciences

Chair of the Board of Governors
Canadian Academies of Science

Board of Governors Member
Council of Canadian Academies

Honorary Fellow
Mexican Academy of Sciences

Member
TWAS-Academy of Sciences of the Developing World

Member
Pacifichem

Member
The Royal Australian Chemical Institute Incorporated

Board Member
The Canadian Research Knowledge Network

Advisory Board Member
FM-CFS Canada

Board Member
MaRS Centre

Board Member
Stem Cell Network

Representative
Agricultural Institute of Canada

Board Member
National Capital Institute of Telecommunications

Member of the Council
Canadian Institute for Advanced Research

Member of the Synthesis Technical Advisory Board
The Dow Chemical Company

Member of the Technical Advisory Board
Sasol Limited

Board Member
ORNEC

Board Member
Canadian Stroke Network

Board Member
Bedford Institute of Oceanography

Board Member
IAC

Member
Centre for Catalysis Research and Innovation

Foreign Secretary
The Academy of Arts , Humanities and Sciences of Canada

Honorary Fellow
The Chemical Institute of Canada

International Advisory Board
European Regional Economic Forum

Chair of the Board of Governors of the Council
Canadian Academies

Postdoctoral Fellow
Princeton University

Member of the Technical Advisory Board
Canadian Science and Technology Growth Fund Inc.

Board Member
SCO Health Service

Education

B.Sc.

Hon. Chemistry

Sir George Williams University

Ph.D.

Chemistry

McGill

Ph.D.

Chemistry

McGill University

S BSc

honorary doctorate

Faculty of Arts and Science

honorary doctorate

McGill University

year degree

Concordia University

Web References (195 Total References)


Ottawa 2010

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Howard Alper, Co-Chair, IAP: the global network of science academies

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Howard Alper, IAP Co-chair, Royal Society of Canada
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° Howard Alper The Royal Society of Canada Daytime Phone 613-562-5189 Fax: 613-562-5871 Email \n This email address is being protected from spambots.
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Howard Alper, Co-Chair, IAP: the global network of science academies
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Howard Alper, IAP Co-chair, Royal Society of Canada


Tobago 2005

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Howard Alper IANAS Co-chair Former President

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Hernan Chaimovich (Brazilian Academy of Sciences); Howard Alper (Royal Society of Canada); Harold Ramkissoon (The Caribbean Scientific Union); Juan Asenjo (Chilean Academy of Sciences); Michael Clegg (National Academy of Sciences); Maciej Nalecz (Director, Division of Basic and Engineering Sciences, UNESCO); Marcos Cortesão Barnsley Scheuenstuhl (IANAS - Brazilian Secretariat).
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The session was opened by Howard Alper, who welcomed the participants and thanked the Caribbean Scientific Union for kindly hosting the second meeting of the Steering Committee (SC) of IANAS. He expressed his satisfaction with the evolution of the current programmes (Science Education and Water) and recognized that much has been accomplished since the last meeting of the SC, held in Ottawa this past November.
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Howard Alper asked the members of the SC if all had read the report and if there were any corrections or addendums. With no comments, the minutes were approved.
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Howard Alper recognized the success of the programme, but stressed that there is a need to more clearly identify which actors would effectively engage this initiative.
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Howard Alper presented the second proposal for a new IANAS initiative.
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Howard Alper made a few comments on IANAS communication policy and there was a general agreement that it has been working fine.


Ottawa 2004

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Howard Alper IANAS Co-chair Former President

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Howard Alper (Royal Society of Canada); Hernan Chaimovich (Brazilian Academy of Sciences); Juan Asenjo (Chilean Academy of Sciences); Claudio Bifano (Academy of Physical, Mathematical and Natural Sciences of Venezuela); Michael Clegg (National Academy of Sciences); Octavio Paredes (Mexican Academy of Sciences); Josée Lalande (IANAS - Canadian Secretariat); Marcos Cortesão Barnsley Scheuenstuhl (IANAS - Brazilian Secretariat).
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Howard Alper opened the session thanking all those present for attending the meeting. He expressed his satisfaction at the progress the group has made since the organization got off the ground last May. He mentioned the important financial support received from the International Development Research Center (IDRC) and the InterAcademy Panel (IAP), pointing to the need of identifying new initiatives and programmes to be developed by IANAS in the near future.


Santiago de Chile 2004

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Chairperson : Howard Alper (Royal Society of Canada)

Initiatives of collaborative activities proposed by different member academies.
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Howard Alper
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Dr. Hernan Chaimovich Guralnik (Brazilian Academy of Sciences) and Dr. Howard Alper (Royal Society of Canada) were elected as Co-Chairs of the network for a period of three years.


AIMS NEI | African Institute for Mathematical Sciences - NEXT EINSTEIN INITIATIVE

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Dr. Howard Alper, is a Distinguished University Professor at the University of Ottawa. He has previously served as Chair of the Board of Governors of the Council of Canadian Academies, Canada's Science, Technology and Innovation Council, the Canadian Research Knowledge Network and the IAP-Global Network of Science Academies, and is a former president of the Royal Society of Canada. In 2000, the Governor General of Canada presented Dr. Alper with the first Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal in Science and Engineering, the most prestigious award in Canada for science and engineering. Dr. Alper is a member of the Advisory Committee for the US National Science Foundation, and the Science Advisory Committee of the World Economic Forum. In 1999, Dr. Alper was named as an Officer of the Order of Canada, in 2002 an Officer of the French National Order of Merit, and in 2014 a Commander of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic. Dr. Alper has a PhD from McGill University, 1967

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