THECIS is a research organization and almost all of our work is research, primarily in innovation and entrepreneurship. Information on our research can be found on the web site here:

We would draw your attention to the following:

  • Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) reports – which provide evidence for evidence based policy. Read More
  • Medium sized companies report – a study of the significance of medium sized companies (with 100-499 employees) in the Alberta economy. This is an often over overlooked sector of the economy. Read More
  • Banff Consensus Report #2 “Natural Resources Industries as Engines of Economic Diversification”. Read More
  • Blog #27 “Canada’s new Innovation Agency”. Read More
  • Blog #28 “Is Canada a hewer of wood and drawer of water”. Read More
  • Blog #29 “Innovation Policy in Canada”. Read More