A key outcome of CINI 2014 was the signing of several MOUs. Review the recommendations and current action plans 

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“Health and Civil Society” – building links between Canada and India through knowledge, wisdom sharing, and action for transformation.

CINS builds and strengthens academic, cultural, health and business links between Canada and India.

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CINI 2018: “Health and Civil Society” – building links between Canada and India through patient engagement, social innovation, and technology.

CINI 2018 will build upon CINI 2014, CINI 2010 and the progress made since forming CINS. CINI 2014 was a roaring success with invited leaders in different fields (Academia, Research, Health, Innovation, Industry and Public Policy) from Canada and India and provided major recommendations. Planning is underway for CINI 2018, with details to follow. CINI 2018 will be from June 8 to 10, 2018 at Central City SFU Surrey campus. Organized by CINS, co-hosted by Fraser Health and SFU in conjunction with mid-year global meeting of GAPIO and annual meetings of PISA Canada and CAPIH. For more information contact Dr. Arun Garg at arun@thecins.org.

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Canada India Network Society welcomes opening of direct nonstop flight between Vancouver and New Delhi

CINS supports and welcomes recently announced direct non-stop flights between YVR (Vancouver) and New Delhi, India. This will enhance links between Canada and India at multiple levels. Access to travel and communications is critical and direct flights will allow fuller participation. In areas like trade, tourism and transport of goods, it is vital. On a personal level, am delighted to…

CINS partners with ISF 2015 to welcome Mr. Muruganantham

Mr Arunachalam Muruganantham, who was chosen as one of the 100 most influential people by Time Magazine shared his work on July 16th 2015 at Simon Fraser University’s Goldcorp Centre for the Arts. Arunachalam represents a unique breed of social activists and innovators, who are finding solutions to basic problems and thus making a big difference in the lives of…

CIF hosts a Canada India Healthcare Forum 2015 in Toronto

Canada India Foundation Canada India Healthcare Forum 2015 is scheduled to be held in Toronto, Canada on May 19-20, 2015, at the Omni King Edward Hotel in Toronto. CIF is a major group based in Canada, who focus on building and enhancing economic links between Canada and India. This summit is part of ongoing trade and economic summits, which the…

CINS forges stronger global health ties with GAIPO

Canada India Network Society (CINS) continues to build upon networks and links in the global community. Our most recent link is with GAPIO, Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin. GAPIO is connecting physicians of Indian origin globally and have members on every continent. GAPIO is based in India and holds two annual meetings: one in India and one in…

Outlook for 2015 from Dr. Garg

We are in a new year and Canada/India links through Health continue to move ahead. Health promotion and illness prevention is the main focus in society and this area lends itself for mutual learnings. Traditional medicine in India has placed much emphasis on holistic total body care and thus balance is essential within daily life.