Research and Innovation projects and partners

The department of Research and Innovation works with industry and community partners on projects at any stage of the research and development continuum, from early concept development through to final testing and validation.

Explore our featured projects

The department of Research and Innovation works with industry and community partners on projects at any stage of the research and development continuum, from early concept development through to final testing and validation.

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    Aura Halo Ltd.

    Project Title: Aura Halo Ltd. Project Goal: Aura Halo Ltd. has approached Georgian College (Georgian) to assist with a market analysis…

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    SmartCritical Gateway

    Project Goal: Implement a web-based management solution enabling manufacturers to monitor and administer smart manufacturing devices within their facilities. What was…

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    The Concussion Passport

    Project Goal: Create a web application to administer the recovery process for concussion patients. What was done: A student researcher from…

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    Agema Mobile

    Project goal: To develop a mobile app to connect employers and hospitality workers to an on-demand contract basis. What was done:…

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    Foundational Assessment for Skilled Trades (FAST)

    Project Title: Foundational Assessment for Skilled Trades (FAST) Project Goal: Simcoe Muskoka Workforce Development Board’s goal was to create an online…

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    Finalcrete: Bond Strength Testing

    Goal: Avrocon Industries Inc. asked CARI to perform concrete strength testing using variable mix ratios to determine best strength, early…

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    Dock and Marine System Design Analysis

    On the Water Designs Goal: On the Water Designs asked CARI to identify how the new connection design would react under…

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    Material Testing on Fiberglass Modular Building Design

    RM Products Goal: RM Products has requested CARI assist with conducting material testing on a new panel design, as well as…

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    Georgian Detailing ebusiness Solutions

    Georgian Detailing Goal: Georgian Detailing collaborated with CARI to create a website and establish their new brand. What was done: Georgian Detailing…

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    Effects of Harmonics on Power Distribution System

    Hydro one student presenting at Innovation Showcase. Goal: Hydro One Networks asked CARI to research the impacts of harmonic loads on…

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    Bendaer Sports Inc.

    Bendaer sports racket Goal: To design a new tennis racket with improved usability features. What was done: Researchers worked with Bendaer to…

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    Cubeit eBusiness Solutions

    cube-landing-page Goal: Cubeit Portable Storage collaborated with CARI to modify and add functionality to their current online quoting system. What was done:…

Project partners

City of Barrie

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County of Simcoe

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Direct Energy

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Ford

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Power Stream

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Toronto Hydro

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Hydro One

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National Research Council Canada

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Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council

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Ontario Centres of Excellence

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Contact us

The department of Research and Innovation connects industry and community partners with faculty and student researchers to help clear business and/or technology hurdles and better understand their target markets. For general inquiries, please contact us:

Featured projects

Research and Innovation works with industry and community partners on projects at any stage of the research and development continuum, from early concept development through to final testing and validation.

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The first step to working with Research and Innovation is to fill out a Project Request Form and share the details of your proposed research.