2015-20 PLANClick to view the our 2015-2020 Strategic Plan.
Genome BC supports world-class genomics research projects and technology platforms with the aim of growing a globally competitive life sciences cluster and to deliver sustainable social and economic benefits to BC.
Our 2015-2020 Plan provides the framework for how we continue to support a sustainable pipeline of discovery, applied and translational research and to ensure we best meet the needs of industry and government users. It also highlights how we will support the creation of new companies, products and services to help British Columbia develop opportunities for economic growth that the bioeconomy presents.
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Developing the 2015-2020 Plan
In the fall of 2013, we initiated a process to garner as much input as possible from the community through an open consultation process. We would like to thank the individuals in more than 90 meetings who contributed valuable insight and advice over the eight month process. We have also been working closely with our provincial government which has been a key investor in Genome BC’s strategy since 2003. In addition to these stakeholder meetings, Genome BC’s Board of Directors has also been planning the organizations’ future direction at its 2012, 2013 and 2014 annual retreats.
Themes we heard from our community consultations included:
Themes we heard from our consultations with government included:
A number of studies were also undertaken to inform our 2015-2020 Plan and to complement existing corporate data. These studies included: