Fanshawe has been formally involved in research for over 10 years. Over that time, the Centre for Research and Innovation (CRI) has participated in over 300 research projects, engaging more than 30 educational institutions and approaching 200 business, industry and community partners in Southwestern Ontario and beyond. The Centre for Research and Innovation (CRI) is the one-stop shop for the research and development needs of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the London region.

Our highly-qualified team works with external partners to develop innovative research projects and programs, serves as a liaison to external funders and confronts real problems with thoughtful and pragmatic solutions that help organizations achieve their goals, while engaging and inspiring new generations of innovators. Students figure prominently in our research and innovation activities as we strive to produce highly-qualified graduates for the local, provincial and national labour markets and unlock potential in the next generation of Canadian innovators.

 

                     Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs