Geoscience Gallery

Brandon University Department of Geology

Engineering and Information Technology Complex (EITC)

University of Manitoba

The EITC supports the innovation strategies of Canada, Manitoba, and the City of Winnipeg.

The EITC address the following challenges identified by Canada's Innovation Strategy:

  • Knowledge Performance
    In addition to creating new marketable ideas and technologies, the EITC strengthens the University of Manitoba's research environment and develops research partnerships with industry.
  • Skills
    The EITC provides Manitoba with people qualified to support high technology industries.
  • Strong Communities
    The EITC uses its position as a centre of high technology research and teaching to help develop high technology industries throughout Manitoba, a goal also shared by the Province of Manitoba and the City of Winnipeg.

University-educated engineers, computer scientists, and research partnerships provided by the EITC address the following priorities of Manitoba's Innovation Framework:

  • Aerospace
  • Advanced manufacturing, and hydro and alternative energy developments
  • Biotechnology
  • Information and communications technologies (ICT)
  • New media
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