Humber Research & Innovation is pleased to announce 

the Spring 2015 funding recipients!

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Humber and Castlemore develop an agricultural appliance for lifestyle farmers

Peter Wheeler and Applied Technology students develop an 

innovative prototype and form a new company


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Research & Innovation has created a public archive of Humber research projects

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Humber and Martino Contractors develop an automated furnace system

George Livanos and Applied Technology students

have developed the MB Furnace Minder


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​Humber Research & Innovation supports collaboration, applied research, and innovation at Humber and in the community.

With opportunities to work with industry partners, community organizations, and faculty members, Humber students complement their education with real-world experiences.

Applied research activities enable faculty members to make active contributions to their area of expertise and provide enriched learning experiences for their students.

Industry and community partners work with highly qualified faculty members and enthusiastic students on applied research projects that help advance partner goals and objectives.


The Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) has announced the 2015-16 Call for Proposals for the Ontario Human Capital Research and Innovation Fund (OHCRIF).   The purpose of OHCRIF is to support research and innovation projects that identify better ways to help people prepare for, return to or keep employment and become productive participants in the labour force. OHCRIF is funded through the Canada-Ontario Labour...
AppSeed Studios Inc. is a startup company created by Humber faculty members Greg Goralski, Adam Leon, and Andrew Dertinger. The company’s innovative technology allows users to easily and accurately turn hand-drawn sketches into interactive app prototypes, bridging the gap between traditional pen-and-paper and digital through the use of computer vision.   In 2014, following the success of a KickStarter campaign that raised $45,...
Humber Research & Innovation is pleased to announce the Spring 2015 funding recipients!   Naveen Joshi School of Liberal Arts & Sciences Online Connections: How Students Use Online Social Networking at Humber Naveen and his students will investigate the motivations and outcomes of Humber students who use online Social Networking Sites (SNS) to engage with their course material and the people in their classes....

Project Archive

Abstract: This project was a study of youth engagement, which involves youth leadership and decision-making in programs and organizations, and positive youth development. Youth may be engaged in organizations through youth councils, advocacy projects, peer...
Researcher: Heather Ramey, School of Social & Community Services
Project Completion Date: August 18, 2014
Abstract: Small to medium-sized business (SMB) owners and entrepreneurs have atypical schedules and lifestyles, as their daily activities are primarily focused on the growth and maintenance of their businesses. When they seek business-related insight or...
Researcher: Bernie Monette, School of Media Studies & Information Technology
Project Completion Date: July 30, 2014
Abstract: This research study answered the question, “What competencies and abilities specific to the areas of business, technology and media are required by today’s contemporary musicians in order to have a successful professional career?” The rationale for...
Researcher: Andrew Scott, School of Creative & Performing Arts
Project Completion Date: May 30, 2014

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