Georgian College

Research and innovation Brochure

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Accelerate your growth Georgian is dedicated to fostering a culture of entrepreneurship, research, scholarship and collegiality that connects students, employers and the community. We've put it in writing – inspired innovation and meaningful collaboration are key priorities in our new strategic plan. This report highlights a few of the innovations achieved recently through creative partnerships among faculty, industry and students. I am confident Georgian's new Advanced Technology, Innovation and Research Centre, opening in 2018, will provide the venue for even more inventive collaborations yielding new stories of breakthrough achievements. We're proud to partner with industry to meet a wide range of evolving research and development needs. We know how important your success is to our regional economy and are here to help accelerate your growth in any way we can. Please don't hesitate to reach out. We'd love to connect with you. Partner in your success Georgian is proud of the applied and scholarly research taking place throughout the college that supports teaching, learning, professional development and scholarship requirements of our accredited and degree programs. The research capabilities offered at Georgian are critical to business growth strategy and are aimed at finding answers to specific questions and solving practical problems. We are honoured to be an important resource for regional business and industry. This report highlights many of our accomplishments in several areas of strength and strategic importance. We will continue to work with current partners to advance research activities, as well as cultivate new projects with different partners. Kevin Weaver, M.Sc. Vice President, International, Workforce Development and Partnerships MaryLynn West-Moynes, PhD President and CEO, Georgian College RESEARCH AT GEORGIAN • advanced manufacturing • environmental sustainability • community health and wellness • social innovation • marine technologies 3

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