Upcoming Events


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Research, Innovation, Scholarship and Entrepreneurship (RISE) Day

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 | Noon – 4 pm | Georgian College Barrie Campus, Peter B. Moore Advanced Technology Centre

Be inspired by examples of student, faculty, staff and community projects. The goal of this event is to provide participants with the opportunity to present their research, innovation and scholarly activities to their peers, the public and the Georgian College community.

  • Big Ideas talk – a fifteen minute verbal presentations of the presenter’s research findings
  • Poster presentations – Presentation in the form of a paper poster that conference participants may view
  • Book nook – Get lost in the book nook where the audience will get a chance to hear the work of local authors
  • Technology demonstrations – VR experiences, vinyl on vinyl creations, and much more
  • Innov8 Showcase – students presenting innovative technology demonstrations
  • Marketplace – Sip and shop with local entrepreneurs
  • Changemaker challenge #changethenow – solutions presented from a social hack to help solve social isolation
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Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series

Mar. 29, 2019 | noon to 1 p.m. |  Barrie Campus – room K323

Topic: A Proposed Biomimetics Evolution Towards Flourishing Economies through a Changemaker Education Framework with Nicole Norris, Centre for Changemaking and Social Innovation.

This session will be available in person and via Skype.

Apple with text Brown bag lunch and learn

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series

Apr. 26, 2019 | noon to 1 p.m. |  Barrie Campus – room H101

Topic: The Ultimate Bridge: Giving Student Learning the Experiential Aspect with Mike Zacharko, Engineering and Environmental Technologies.

This session will be available in person and via Skype.

Past Events


Contact Us

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.

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