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CIFAR is a Canadian-based, global charitable organization that convenes extraordinary minds to address science and humanity’s most important questions.

By supporting long-term interdisciplinary collaboration, CIFAR provides researchers with an unparalleled environment of trust, transparency and knowledge sharing. Our time-tested model inspires new directions of inquiry, accelerates discovery and yields breakthroughs across borders and academic disciplines. Through knowledge mobilization, we are catalysts for change in industry, government and society. CIFAR’s community of fellows includes 19 Nobel laureates and more than 400 researchers from 22 countries. In 2017, the Government of Canada appointed CIFAR to develop and lead the Pan-Canadian Artificial Intelligence Strategy, the world's first national AI strategy.

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  • Gravity & the Extreme Universe

Untangling the Cosmos: Introduction

by CIFAR
Jun 11 / 17
On May 17, 2017 CIFAR and the Ontario Science Centre hosted a symposium that took participants on a journey to unravel some of the greatest secrets of the universe. Moderated by Jay Ingram, the symposium featured leading Canadian and international researchers in astronomy and cosmology.