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Paths to Research Partnerships 2018: A Community Forum


Paths to Research Partnerships 2018: A Community Forum will bring together academic faculty and community partners to forge new collaborations and to learn how to undertake successful research partnerships. 

The event will feature a keynote speaker, research presentations and discussion panels.

The University of Ontario Institute of Technology and Durham College, leading institutions in teaching, new knowledge generation, research excellence and social innovation, are proud to co-host this event.


Wednesday, February 21
8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. 


Business and Information Technology Building, Room 2080 and second-floor Mezzanine.
This building is situated at the university's north Oshawa location and is also known as the UB Building.

More information

  • Agenda

    Coming soon!

  • Keynote speaker
    David J. Phipps headshot

    David J. Phipps, PhD, MBA
    Executive Director, Research and Innovation Services
    York University

    Dr. Phipps manages all research grants and agreements including knowledge and technology transfer (KT) for York University. He has received honours and awards from the Canadian Association of Research Administrators, the Institute for Knowledge Mobilization, and the European Union-based Knowledge Economy Network. He received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for his work in knowledge mobilization and was named the most influential knowledge mobilizer in Canada. He is the KT Lead for Kids Brain Health Network and Network Director for Research Impact Canada.

  • Register
  • Nearby hotels

    Holiday Inn Express & Suites Oshawa Downtown 
    67 Simcoe Street North
    Oshawa, Ontario L1G 4S3

    Approximately $145/night

    La Quinta Inns & Suites
    63 King Street East 
    Oshawa, Ontario L1H 1B4

    Approximately $107/night 

  • Directions and parking

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  • Contact

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