James W. Hinton is a fellow at CIGI, where he contributes expertise on intellectual property (IP) and innovation. He has worked closely with the Council of Canadian Innovators on Canada’s innovation initiatives and national IP strategy.
Bianca Wylie is a CIGI senior fellow. Her main areas of interest are procurement and public sector technology. She focuses on examining Canadian data and technology policy decisions and their alignment with democratically informed policy and consumer protection.
A former Canadian deputy foreign minister, NATO ambassador and G7/G8 Sherpa, Gordon Smith is a leading expert on the evolution of the G20 and global summitry.
Chios Carmody is associate professor and Canadian national director of the Canada-United States Law Institute in the Faculty of Law at Western University. He is also a CIGI senior fellow. Chios teaches international law, international trade law and contracts. His recent work involves developing a theory of WTO law as a general theory of law. He has also recently completed a guide to emissions trading under the Western Climate Initiative.