Board of Directors
Ivo G. Gut
The Presidents of five major federal research funding agencies (Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Canada Foundation for Innovation, National Research Council Canada, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada and Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada) are Ex-Officio Advisors to the Board.
Roseann O’Reilly Runte
Science and Industry Advisory Committee (SIAC)
SIAC is a permanent committee of Genome Canada’s Board of Directors. The Committee is tasked with providing advice and recommendations to the board on:
- Emerging scientific research opportunities and challenges and potential areas for investment in genomics and Genomics in Society, including GE3LS research in Canada.
- International trends, developments and potential national and international collaborations.
- Areas of strategic social and economic importance to Canada.
- Application of the outcomes of genomics research including commercialization, knowledge transfer, policy development, and social and economic benefits.