Canada’s business and post-secondary leaders face many challenges. Working together to solve these challenges is more critical than ever and will strengthen Canada’s economy along the way. BHER is as a convener and connector, bringing people together to create: A thriving Canada where everyone has an opportunity to reach their potential.
The Government of Canada renews its investments in the Business + Higher Education
With funding from / Avec financement du: The Government of Canada renews its investments in the Business + Higher Education Roundtable to create and scale new work-integrated learning opportunities and strengthen Canada’s WIL ecosystem. September 29, 2022 Ottawa, ON - The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, announced today a three-year $17.1-million investment in the Business + Higher Education Roundtable (BHER) to create and scale 22,300 work-integrated learning (WIL) opportunities across Canada, while strengthening the WIL ecosystem by developing new tools and resources for employers. Through partnerships, BHER will focus on: increasing opportunities for students from equity-deserving...