UAV research gets federal boost at UTIAS
Toronto – After getting a glimpse of the future through robot and drone demonstrations at the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS), Minister of State Ed Holder made a funding announcement Wednesday, May 20 to further support university training programs.
Holder announced federal funding of $28 million for 28 universities to invest in job-related training for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows.
“This is very much our future,” said Holder, who visited UTIAS located near Dufferin Street and Steeles Avenue with York Centre MP Mark Adler. “U of T is one of the greatest research institutions in the country.” | READ MORE