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The TRIUMF laboratory in Vancouver (Copyright TRIUMF)

The Institute of Particle Physics is a non-profit corporation owned by the Institutional Members and operated by the Institutional and Individual Members for the benefit of particle physics research in Canada. The Institutional Members appoint a Board of Trustees which has the legal responsibility for the actions of the Institute. The Individual Members elect a Council which is responsible for the Scientific program and the operation of the Institute. The IPP Council is chaired by the Director of IPP, who is appointed by the Board of Trustees and ratified by the Individual Members.