University presidents declare talent key to BC’s success

Royal Roads President Allan Cahoon

President and Vice-Chancellor Allan Cahoon, along with his counterparts at BC’s five other public research universities, penned an opinion piece for the Vancouver Sun exploring how well-educated talent will be the key to BC’s future success in the technology sector and how recent increases in post-secondary funding will fuel that growth.

Here’s an excerpt:

“There has never been a better time for the province to make education a core component of its economic strategy, ensuring that we have the human capital and innovative capacity required to succeed in an increasingly competitive knowledge-based economy.”

Read the full article.