Innovation Seminars from April 2008 to May 2012

30. Farm Business Management in Japan

Dr. Tomohiro Uchiyama, Mier University, Japan

Date: 13-May-2012
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

29. Unknown

Michael Chubb, University of Saskatchewan

Date: 24-Apr-2012
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

28. Overcoming the Threats of "Newness": Challenges and Strategies for Entrepreneurship in Emerging Wine Regions

Dr. Brent Ross, Assistant Professor, Michigan State University

Date: 30-Mar-2012
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

27. Who Provides Industry Goods? The Experience of the Australian Grain Industry after the Elimination of the Single Desk

Geoff Honey, CEO, Grain Trader of Australia

Date: 05-Jan-2012
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

26. The Product Line Strategy of Seed Company in Context with a Licensed GM Trait

Stephane Lemarie, INRA, Grenoble (France)

Date: 29-Nov-2011
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

25. Measuring Canadian Consumer's Resistance to Technological Innovation of Food

Dr. Sven Anders, University of Alberta

Date: 28-Oct-2011
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

24. Food Label Allergy Warnings: Risking Life or Death because of "Traces"

Dr. Gale West, Université of Laval

Date: 03-May-2011
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

23. Public-Private Partnerships in Plant Genetic Resources

Dr. Peter Phillips, University of Saskatchewan

Date: 18-Mar-2011
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

22. Industry in Transition- Factors that Determine Success in the Canadian Pork Industry

Lee Whittington, President & CEO,Prairie Swine Centre

Date: 11-Mar-2011
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

21. Biofuels Law and Policy

Jeremy de Beer, University of Ottawa

Date: 17-Feb- 2011
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

20. Flax Straw: Can it Provide Solutions for the Green Economy

Alvin Ulrich, President of Biolin Research Inc.

Date: 04-Feb-2011
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

19. The Cost of Moving Prairie Grain: FRM3 Software

K.Rosaasen, J. Skotheim, J. Lokken, A. Hrapchak, University of Saskatchewan

Date: 28-Jan-2011
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

18. Systems Approach of Energy Economics

Dr. Tom Porter, University of Saskatchewan

Date: 14-Jan-2011
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

17. Technology Adoption and Product Differentiation: Market-Level Effects

Dr. Henry An, University of Alberta

Date: 05-Nov-2010
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

16. An Overview of Canadian Wheat Board's Supply Chain

Rick Steinke, The Canadian Wheat Board

Date: 15-Oct-2010
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

15. Opportunities for Second Generation Biofuels Production in New Zealand

Trevor Stuthridge, Scion, New Zealand Crown Research Institute

Date: 05-Oct-2010
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

14. Production Quota Buyouts and Just Compensation

Dr. Andrew Schmitz, University of Florida

Date: 07-May-2010
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

13. Institutional and Cultural Barriers to Innovation in Turkish Agriculture

Dr. Alper Guzel, Ondokuz Mayis University, Samsun Turkey

Date: 12-Mar-10
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

12. Rising R & D Intensity and Economic Growth

Dr. Andreas Pollak, University of Saskatchewan

Date: 12-Mar-10
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

11. Crop Research Funding Options

Dr. Richard Gray, University of Saskatchewan

Date: 15-Jan-2010
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

10. The Impact of State Gov't. Subsidies and Tax Credits in an Emerging Industry: Ethanol Production 1980-2007

Dr. Mark Skidmore, Michigan State University

Date: 30-Oct-2009
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

9. Organic Research and Collaborative Development in the Asia-Pacific Region

Dr. John Spriggs / Barbara Chambers, University of Canberra, Australia

Date: 30-Sep-2009
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

8. The Growth-Poverty-Inequality Triangle in Latin America

Dr. Julio Berdegue, Latin American Center for Rural Development

Date: 11-Sep-2009
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

7. The Economics of Bioeconomy

Dr. David Zilberman, U. C. Berkeley

Date: 27-Mar-2009
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

6. Climate Policy and Border Tax Adjustments: What's New?

Dr. Ian Sheldon, Ohio State University

Date: 13-Mar-2009
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

5. School Buses, Diesel Emissions and Respiratory Health

Dr. Timothy Beatty, University of York

Date: 23-Jan-2009
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

4. Anatomy of a Financial Crises 2007-2008

Dr. Robert Lucas of Dept of Economics, U of S

Date: 01-Dec-2008
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

3. Continental Market Access and Local Economics Development

Presented by Dr. Mario Polese, Senior Canada Research Chair in Urban and Regional Studies INRS: Urbanization, Culture and Society

Date: 16-Oct-2008
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

2. Lost in Space: Population Growth in the American Hinterlands and Small Cities

Presented by Dr. Mark Partridge of Ohio State University

Date: 16-Oct-2008
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics

1. Where the Market Meets the Economist: Marketing Tools and Technology

Presented by Dr. Bruce McWilliams of Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM)

Date: 11-Apr-2008
Location: Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics