Minerals and Metal Science and Technology Map 2015



Canada’s Minerals and Metals Sector S&T/Innovation Ecosystem Map was created for the Industry and Economic Analysis Branch of the Minerals and Metals Sector (MMS) of Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) with the aim to support forward planning and strategic discussions within MMS and key stakeholders. The objective was to identify of strengths and weaknesses in the overall ecosystem, areas of potential duplication and gaps, the role of R&D support in the MMS, and opportunities for strengthened partnerships or alliances between MMS and other stakeholders who are active along the mineral and metals value chain.