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Council of Great Lakes Region and Pollution Probe Release Report on Harnessing Big Data Analytics to Improve Watershed Protection

July 2, 2019 | CGLR
TORONTO, July 2, 2019 – Pollution Probe and the Council of the Great Lakes Region are pleased to announce the release of a new report, ‘Water Management and Big Data Analytics: Examination of Opportunities and Approaches to Leverage Data Science, Analytics and Advanced Computing to support Watershed Planning and the health of our Great Lakes’ […]
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Action Plan 2030 to Protect the Great Lakes proposed

June 18, 2019 | CGLR
Leading Great Lakes Advocates make case for10-year, $100M/year strategy June 18, 2019- Toronto, ON Today, following a nine-month intensive study and consultation process, five leading Great Lakes organisations submitted a 10-year Action Plan to protect the Great Lakes (Action Plan 2030) to Canada’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, and shared […]
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2019 e.Builders Forum in Niagara Falls to Focus on Strengthening Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

May 21, 2019 | CGLR
The International Business Innovation Association (InBIA) partners with the Niagara Global Tourism Institute (NGTI) and the Council of the Great Lakes Region (CGLR) to share contemporary ecosystem building practices, particularly under the lens of multi-jurisdictional clusters and collaboration, diversity, and inclusion. Niagara Falls, NY – The International Business Innovation Association (InBIA), a global network for […]
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The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development and the Council of the Great Lakes Region Announce Partnership

May 15, 2019 | CGLR
Both organizations plan to leverage their respective strengths, networks, and activities to deepen Indigenous trade, investment, and innovation across Indian Country Toronto, Ontario and Cleveland, Ohio – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (The National Center) is pleased to partner with the Council of the Great Lakes Region (CGLR) and work together on […]
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Winners of the first Great Lakes Changemaker Award Announced

May 8, 2019 | CGLR
Cleveland, Ohio – At the fifth Great Lakes Economic Forum, which is being hosted in Cleveland from May 6-8, the Council of the Great Lakes Region had the distinct pleasure of presenting its first Great Lakes Changemaker Awards to the following recipients: SC Johnson Congressman Dave Joyce, 14th District, Ohio Ambassador Bruce Heyman (retired) and […]
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SBA & Council of the Great Lakes Region Commit to Area Economic Development & Small Business Success with Strategic Alliance

May 7, 2019 | CGLR
CLEVELAND–Today Rob Scott, the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Great Lakes regional administrator,and Mark Fisher, president & CEO of the Council of the Great Lakes Regionsigned a Strategic Alliance Memorandum at the Great Lakes Economic Forum in Cleveland. The mutual commitment creates a framework in which the federal agency and CGLR will partner on programming and […]
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Great Lakes Economic Forum to Feature SBA’s Great Lakes Regional Administrator Robert Scott

March 26, 2019 | CGLR
White House Appointee to Highlight Key Role of Small Businesses in Region’s Economy and International Trade Cleveland, OH, March 26, 2019 – The Council of the Great Lakes Region is pleased to announce Robert Scott, the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Great Lakes regional administrator, will deliver remarks at the Great Lakes Economic Forum in Cleveland […]
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CGLR and WIN form a strategic partnership to advance and strengthen cross-border and cross-sector partnerships

January 22, 2019 | CGLR
The Council of the Great Lakes Region (CGLR) and the World Health Innovation Network (WIN), at the University of Windsor’s Odette School of Business form a strategic partnership to strengthen cross-border and cross-sector collaboration in Canada and the United States.
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