RRC Polytech Portage Campus values serving the local community, through initiatives and partnerships that improve quality of life and business, while remaining sustainable and committed to Truth and Reconciliation.
The Portage Innovation Centre (PIC), located at RRC Polytech Portage Campus, is a partnership project between Communities Building Youth Futures and RRC Polytech. The space is offered rent-free to winners of the Innovate to Launch competition, where innovators and entrepreneurs ages 15-30 participate in workshops and pitch their ideas to a panel of judges. In addition, “hot seat” desks are available for the public to rent for short periods of time.
Offered at the PIC, The Creative Hub is the ultimate maker space where state-of-the-art equipment and cutting-edge tools bring ideas to life. It consists of:
The Creative Hub also provides the following benefits:
RRC Polytech campuses are located on the lands of Anishinaabe, Ininiwak, Anishininew, Dakota, and Dené, and the National Homeland of the Red River Métis.
We recognize and honour Treaty 3 Territory Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, the source of Winnipeg’s clean drinking water. In addition, we acknowledge Treaty Territories which provide us with access to electricity we use in both our personal and professional lives.