ACCC publishes showcase of college applied research projects

February 7, 2012

On Monday, the Association of Canadian Community Colleges released its 2012 showcase of college applied research projects carried out primarily in partnership with small- and medium-sized enterprises. The showcase outlines 105 projects where business processes, products, or services improved due to innovations introduced by PSE students and faculty, and produced in partnership with local industries. The showcase highlights 7 specialized areas: environmental science and technology; health, medical, and life sciences; information and communications technology; manufacturing; natural resources; renewable energy; and social innovation. Over 4,400 companies were involved in applied research partnerships with Canadian colleges in 2010-11. ACCC News Release | Read the showcase