GM Canada Collaborations with Canadian Universities and Research Institutions

GM Canada Collaborations with Canadian Universities and Research Institutions






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(Oshawa, Ontario, Oct 29, 2015) – Today, GM Canada boss and handling executive Steve Carlisle toured a McMaster University campus in Hamilton, Ontario as partial of a Company’s efforts to enthuse and support creation for a destiny of a automobile.

Carlisle said, “Today’s debate was an eye opener for me and was an well-developed event to see some of a latest meditative in a industry.  At GM Canada, we have an assertive RD bulletin so a purpose now was to learn and try areas where we competence work together on vital creation partnerships.”

“McMaster University’s Faculty of Engineering has a long-standing story of innovative investigate in a automotive sector,” pronounced Ishwar K. Puri, McMaster’s Dean of Engineering. “Our Faculty is committed to building a automobile of a future. We acquire this event to enlarge a students’ believe of destiny trends in a automobile zone and to strengthen a investigate partnerships with General Motors.”

Carlisle toured McMaster University assembly with engineering students and expertise members who participated in a EcoCAR and Formula SAE tyro competitions, Software and Controls expertise members and a Microscopy Lab battery research. 

Carlisle also spoke to McMaster students about automobile zone careers and a purpose of GM Canada’s Engineering Centre in Oshawa in pivotal areas of automobile creation now including car electrification, “connected car” systems, a pierce to unconstrained pushing vehicles and new approaches to civic mobility.  

The Canadian Engineering Centre is now employing some-more than 100 program and controls engineers to support a new charge associated to “connected car” systems, environmental and civic mobility solutions.

Carlisle added, “We already have a clever story together and what we saw now underscores that McMaster University’s Faculty of Engineering has poignant strengths in pivotal areas of creation that fit with a destiny skeleton during GM.”

About General Motors in Canada

Headquartered in Oshawa, Ontario, General Motors of Canada Limited (GMCL) employs some-more than 9,000 people opposite a nation and is a famous personality in immature manufacturing.  GMCL markets a full operation of fuel-efficient Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles and associated services by Canada’s largest automotive play network. More information per GMCL models can be found during, or by following @GMCanada and #GMInnovatesCA on Twitter.