Council of the Great Lakes Region CGLR is a member-based organization that works to enhance regional collaboration and cross-border integration by bringing together stakeholders from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors to advance effective, coordinated, and broadly shared responses to the region's common challenges.
Fed Dev Ontario FedDev Ontario was established in August 2009 and provided $1 billion over five years to work with southern Ontario’s communities, businesses and not-for-profits to address regional and global economic challenges. As Canada's most populous region—home to 12.3 million residents living in 288 communities—southern Ontario is a key contributor to the overall Canadian economy.
North American Strategy for Competitiveness (NASCO) We are a coalition. The only tri-national network of North American governments, businesses, and educational institutions, driven by a common interest in collaboration along commercial corridors and trade networks.
The Forum for International Trade Training (FITT) The Forum for International Trade Training (FITT) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing international business training, resources and professional certification to individuals and businesses.
The Institute for Border Logistics and Security The Institute for Border Logistics and Security (lBLS) is part of a $20 million grant from the Government of Canada to create a world-class logistics and security cluster in Windsor-Essex. The IBLS is a unique partnership between the City of Windsor and the University of Windsor (UOW) in order to support, trouble-shoot, and expand trade in the region.
Our Home Institution
The University of Windsor
The University of Windsor is a comprehensive, student-centred university, with more than 16,500 students enrolled in a broad range of undergraduate and graduate programs including several professional schools such as Law, Business, Engineering, Education, Nursing, Human Kinetics and Social Work. The new Ed Lumley Centre for Engineering Innovation, the largest capital project on campus to date, opened in the fall of 2012 as a world-class hub for innovation, featuring the latest in classroom teaching technology, an Industrial Courtyard for collaborative work with the region and 80 research labs.