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Centre for Innovation and Applied Research

Concordia University of Edmonton has a strong, focused vision to provide community based, real-world problem solving research.

Our Centre for Innovation and Applied Research (CIAR) functions as a coordinating hub for applied research using the faculty and student research talents of Arts, Management, Science and Education. Its focus is to empower innovation by:

  • Facilitating industry-driven collaboration with Concordia University of Edmonton
  • Promoting faculty applied research
  • Encouraging student applied research, innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Enabling Edmonton Capital Region enrichment through outreach activities.

The Centre provides a streamlined community friendly approach for applied research assistance, information access, project collaboration and student business incubation services.

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For more information, contact:

David Burry
Manager, CIAR
Phone: (780) 479-9395
Toll free: 1(866) 479-5200
Academic Administration Office, HA 218
Concordia University of Edmonton
7128 Ada Boulevard
Edmonton, AB  T5B 4E4

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