Louis Melançon Louis Melançon Bilingual Research Assistant Montréal, Québec Louis Melançon is a bilingual Research Assistant at Research Impact Canada (RIC). In his role, he supports many of the organization’s projects and initiatives. Louis is currently leading an initiative to support and improve RIC’s bilingual capacity, so that members of the network and their publics across Canada can better communicate. He is also working in collaboration with RIC’s Skills Stakeholder Engagement team, helping them develop a pan-Canadian community of practice for the skills and workforce development sector. Louis completed a Master’s degree in Knowledge Mobilization at l’Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS), and is currently a PhD candidate in Communication Studies at McGill University. In his free time, he enjoys choir singing and playing board games with friends.