Welcome to Applied Research & Innovation

Applied Research is a great venue for employers seeking talented future employees and for collaborators to support their business growth in the 21st century.

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        •   80 students working on projects currently
        •   7 Research Associates
        •   Applied Research Day is held 3 times a year
        •   Over 30 projects were on display during this summer’s event

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Algonquin College’s Office of Applied Research and Innovation will host Applied Research Day 13.0 on Friday, April 10th, 2015. The event highlights the leading edge applied research being done as the College showcases its internationally recognized research projects. Applied Research Day is a must for employers looking for talented, future employees and collaborators   to  support their businesses’ growth in the 21st Century economy.

Visit the Winner’s Page from Applied Research Day 12.2!


Sliding into Winter

Vital Signs – The Health and Wellness Research Centre Blog | November 28, 2014

Wow where did summer and fall go.  Lots to update and I never did tell you about those summer projects, so here goes:

Summer Projects:  We worked with Privacy Analytics to help virtualize testing and certification for the emerging field of data anonymization which is critical for sharing large clinical data sets .  We brought together diverse expertise to help build a STEMI (ST Segment Myocardial infarction) recognition game for planetECG.

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Algonquin Students’ Association and Applied Research
Thursday, 20 November 2014 from 12:30 PM to 5:30 PM (EST )
Ottawa, ON


Slipping into Summer

Vital Signs – The Health and Wellness Research Centre Blog | July 4, 2014

Well it has been a hectic place here lately, but time to catch the blogosphere up.

VS 1Big Win, Winners all around:    Back in April our afterschool program (#FlashForward) with The Ottawa Hospital had a big win taking 1st Place at the College’s Applied Research Day (April 11, 2014).  Shortly thereafter the red carpet came out and the high schools teams (along with their College student mentors) presented their patient safety videos   [more]