Shown from left are Gaurav Gupta, Soar Innovation, Wen Teoh, director of EPICentre University of Windsor, and Chatham-Kent Mayor Darrin Canniff. Handout
The University of Windsor, the Municipality of Chatham-Kent, and SOAR Innovation have partnered to expand entrepreneurship initiatives and economic growth across the region. The agreement will advance the incubation and commercialization of innovation and research in food, agriculture, energy, water, and rural affairs. SOAR Innovation has agreed to act as the central hub to keep all partners, businesses, and stakeholders informed of progress and results. “By providing SOAR Innovation’s clients with access to UWindsor expertise needed to support the development of new technologies, and supporting UWindsor startups through resources provided by SOAR Innovation, this partnership will ultimately contribute to a stronger economy in our region,” stated UWindsor VP of Research and Innovations K W Michael Siu.