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Research Partnerships & Innovation

Concurrent Forum Descriptions: Applied Research & Innovation Day

March 16, 2017

Concurrent Forum Descriptions

We are excited to welcome you to the afternoon concurrent forums taking place on April 6, 2017, as part of Red River College’s first-annual Applied Research & Innovation Day. Read on.

External registration page HERE(Industry, stakeholders, community, etc.)
Internal registration page HERE. (Red River College students, staff, etc.)
We look forward to welcoming you to these forums on April 6.
The Paul Charette – Manitoba Applied Research Chair in Sustainable Construction Forum (2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
Please join us for Red River College’s School of Construction and Engineering Technologies Annual Forum to report on the Paul Charette – Manitoba Research Chair in Sustainable Construction. The forum will include a presentation by Research Chair Shokry Rashwan with an up-to-date review and plans for the future; presentations by students and a panel discussion on Leed and Green Standards.
Aerospace & Manufacturing: Learn How We Can Be Your Partner in Innovation (2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.)
Join Oyedele Ola, Manager of the Technology Access Centre for Aerospace & Manufacturing (TACAM), as he shares some of the cutting-edge research – the projects we can discuss publicly at least – that is taking place with the support of TACAM. Oyedele will provide an interactive overview of current capacity as well as future plans, including some $8-million worth of additional technologies and capabilities that will be available to Manitoba’s manufacturing and aerospace sectors in the coming years.
VTEC: Innovation and Applied Research in Transportation (2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.)
Join instructors, students and industry to learn about the Vehicle Technology & Energy Centre (VTEC) and how you can collaborate with the centre. Red River College is playing a key role in vehicle innovation, research and testing. Join this interactive forum to talk about VTEC and some of the dynamic work and partnerships taking place at Red River College. This is an excellent opportunity to learn how Red River College can help increase research capacity for small and medium-sized enterprises and how VTEC is partnering with large players like New Flyer.
Be sure to take part in Applied Research & Innovation Day to take part in these forums!