WHAT IS DURHAM RTDS?
The Durham Regional Technology Development Site (DRTDS) is a high-calibre collective of innovation centres, R&D and testing facilities, academia and municipalities in Durham Region that work together to provide local and international startups and small-to-mid-size enterprises (SMEs) with the vital resources to develop, validate, prototype, and commercialize electric and connected mobility and community solutions for Canadian and global markets.
✓ We provide world-class R&D, testing facilities and business support
✓ We support local and international startups and SMEs
✓ We create industry partnerships to accelerate tech and innovation
Whether you are a startup, SME or entrepreneur wanting to develop, validate and commercialize new electric/connected technologies, an established company seeking opportunities to demo pilot projects or an international startup looking to bring your connected and electric smart mobility solutions to Eastern Ontario, Durham RTDS is equipped with the right resources to help. We offer unparalleled support.
Want to Join DRTDS?
Whether you are a startup or SME or an industry player, there are many benefits to joining DRTDS.
Ontario Vehicle Innovation Network
WHAT IS OVIN?
Durham RTDS is one of six regional technology development sites that are part of OVIN (Ontario Vehicle Innovation Network). A key component of the Government of Ontario’s plan for positioning Ontario as a North American leader in developing emerging technologies and advanced manufacturing processes, OVIN harnesses Ontario’s regional strengths and capabilities and bridges its automotive and technology clusters to promote the development of Ontario-made electric vehicles, advanced automotive technologies, and smart mobility solutions.
Who drives Durham RTDS?
From innovation centres and testing facilities to R&D centres, transit networks and municipal projects, Durham RTDS has everything under the hood that innovators and entrepreneurs need to advance their technologies and innovation to market.
durham's REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION TECHNOLOGY FOCUS
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Durham RTDS is at the forefront of Durham Region’s Automotive and Transportation Technology Ecosystem. We accelerate technology and innovation in the automotive and smart mobility sectors and steer startups and SMEs in the right direction. Contact us today to find out how we can help you.
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Your Tech and Innovation
If you are a startup or SME with tech and innovation in electric and autonomous vehicles, smart transportation and mobility and connected infrastructure, you need Durham RTDS to accelerate your success.
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