2nd Annual OAC Research & Technology Event
March 22 & 23, 2017
Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel
Before R&T becomes a working project, it takes some research to find the resources required to “get it off the ground”.
We are pleased to bring you our Second Beyond the Barriers event which is designed to provide all participants with a toolbox of resources that will assist in addressing:
Finding an academic partner
Identifying capabilities and areas of focus of academic institutions
Understanding the funding program options that are available
Developing a network across all levels of the research & development chain
With industry - OEM & Tier 1’s to SMEs, all levels in the supply chain
With academic partners - universities & colleges
With funding partners - who to contact & programs currently available
DAY 1 - March 22nd
University/College AeroPoster Session
Networking Reception & Dinner
This year, we will also provide an expanded program including a College/University Poster Session as well as an amazing Tier 1 Networking opportunity as we have invited Tier 1 companies from accross Ontario to join us in hosting tables at our Beyond the Barriers Networking dinner.
Representatives from each of the following Tier 1 companies have been confirmed both our Reception and Dinner:
DAY 2 - March 23rd
Funding and Capabilities Conference with Trade Show
The 'Funding and Capabilities' Conference and Trade Show offers attendees an opportunity to:
Meet with Industry, Academia and Government
Gain greater understanding of the capabilities of Academic Partners
Hear an overview of all available Funding Programs
Learn about Intellectual Property Best Practices
Learn about the Impact of Innovation & Technology Development on the Shop Floor
In addition, all participants will receive a copy of the Second Edition of our Ontario Aerospace R&T Source Book – identifying academic partner and funding partner contacts. A key tool in simplifying the process of developing your R&T partners.
We look forward to your participation as we continue building the community and growing our networks.
Day 1 - Tier 1 Networking Reception & Dinner Ticket