Niagara College named No. 1 research college in Canada in latest top-50 research colleges report

For the second time in less than five years, Niagara College (NC) has hit the No. 1 spot for colleges in Canada for research funding, according to a special report released today. Moving up one spot from last year’s standings, Niagara College is now the No. 1 research college across Canada. This is the ninth year in a row NC has been in the top 10. … Continue reading Niagara College named No. 1 research college in Canada in latest top-50 research colleges report »

Funding for Niagara College’s Food & Beverage Innovation Centre will support businesses to develop and market new beverages

Niagara College is excited to share that the Food & Beverage Innovation Centre (FBIC) will receive funding of up to $200,000 from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP). This support will help FBIC deliver services to small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to de-risk innovation in new beverage product development, which includes prototyping, food safety guidance, testing, and producing marketable … Continue reading Funding for Niagara College’s Food & Beverage Innovation Centre will support businesses to develop and market new beverages »

Niagara College awarded $266,000 investment from Intellectual Property Ontario

Partnership supports innovators in developing, managing, and commercializing their intellectual property The Southern Ontario Network for Advanced Manufacturing Innovation (SONAMI), led by Niagara College, has been awarded $266,000 from Intellectual Property Ontario (IPON) for year two of its pilot program, further augmenting the capacity of Ontario postsecondary institutions’ innovation and commercialization efforts. This program is part of the Commercialization Mandate Policy Framework, which was first … Continue reading Niagara College awarded $266,000 investment from Intellectual Property Ontario »

NOW HIRING: Graphic Design Research Assistant position with our BCIC team

The Graphic Design Assistant will work on several projects assisting small and medium sized businesses to solve creative problems relating to marketing and promotions. The successful candidate will work individually and as part of a team to complete project deliverables. The assistant will meet regularly with Research Leads, Research Program Manager(s), and Industry Partner(s). Projects may include: document design, packaging design, photography, social media content … Continue reading NOW HIRING: Graphic Design Research Assistant position with our BCIC team »

Level up your business with BCIC – project intake is ongoing

BCIC team, brainstorming session around a table

Did you know Niagara College’s Business & Commercialization Innovation Centre (BCIC) provides media services that are designed to support businesses as they ‘level up’? We work with small businesses who need that extra support in media execution to take their business to the next level. Our support is designed to get you to a position where working with an agency is feasible. Our media services … Continue reading Level up your business with BCIC – project intake is ongoing »

FBIC one of many partners focused on collaboration in recent webinar

In February, the Food & Beverage Innovation Centre (FBIC) team participated in the Conference Board of Canada’s Council for Innovation and Commercialization virtual meeting focused on collaboration. Industry collaboration for R&D and innovation takes various forms depending on the type of organization you work within; FBIC works in Academic-Industry Collaboration, which focuses on applied research and supporting industry growth through practical applications to assist companies … Continue reading FBIC one of many partners focused on collaboration in recent webinar »

Join us – 32nd Annual Niagara College Gala is back April 6

2024 NC Renaissance Gala

  A revival. A renewal. A reimagining. The Niagara College Gala returns in 2024, ushering in a new era of transformational growth and progress for students. Tickets are going fast for the 32nd Annual Niagara College Renaissance Gala on Sat., April 6, 2024, at the Fallsview Casino Resort. Join us for an elegant evening of decadent food, Niagara College wines, live entertainment, auctions, exciting announcements … Continue reading Join us – 32nd Annual Niagara College Gala is back April 6 »