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Creig Lamb

Senior Policy Analyst

Creig is a creative problem solver. He enjoys approaching complex policy challenges through both a qualitative and quantitative lens. Creig joins the Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship as a Senior Policy Analyst and is committed to using his research to help strengthen Canada’s innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem.

Creig has a background in urban policy and the creative industries. Prior to joining BII+E, Creig held research roles with Toronto Artscape and Economic Development and Culture at the City of Toronto where he worked to help improve the cultural and economic landscape of the city. Creig also worked for Public Works and Government Services Canada for several years designing and implementing communications strategies and materials.

Creig is passionate about the relationship between entrepreneurship, innovation and inclusive economic growth in Canada. He is also motivated to examine how government can develop partnerships and adopt innovative approaches to policy and program development. Some of Creig’s research areas of interest include: strategic procurement, venture capital, entrepreneurial skills development, the future of work and policy innovation.

Creig holds a Master of Public Policy from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Communications from the University of Ottawa.

21 Contributions


Apr 1, 2019

Opinion: Exploring how Canada can convert its potential into a impact on Canada’s economy, and a lead in the global AI race. This op-ed was originally published by Policy Options
Solving the Puzzle of AI Adoption

Jan 23, 2019

This report provides the most current snapshot of Canada’s tech workers
Who are Canada’s Tech Workers?

Aug 9, 2018

In conversation with Jay Myers, CEO of Next Generation Manufacturing Canada, the industry-led, not-for-profit organization established to lead Canada's Advanced Manufacturing Supercluster
Building Ontario’s advanced manufacturing supercluster from scratch

Jul 8, 2018

Opinion: To remain competitive, and ultimately preserve jobs, Canadian companies need to embrace technology or risk being rendered obsolete. This op-ed was originally published by The Globe and Mail.
Automation presents a dual challenge for Canada – we must take advantage of it while protecting those most hurt
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