David Johnston Research + Technology Park

The University of Waterloo is committed to creating a unique, community-based research and technology park, whose mandate is to foster radical innovation. The high ambition of the David Johnston Research + Technology Park is supported by a comprehensive partnership among the university, the Government of Canada, Province of Ontario, the Region of Waterloo, the City of Waterloo, Communitech, and Canada’s Technology Triangle.

The David Johnston Research + Technology Park provides a powerfully supportive base for radical, high impact research. Today, greater than 70% of the world's GDP (gross domestic product) runs on software created by companies in the R + T Park. Join those who seek commanding commercial advantage through technological leadership-organizations with the vision and drive to shift the ground under their competitors.

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watch magazine

The David Johnston Research + Technology Park's award winning publication WATCH now features "Humans of the Park" which comes out every several weeks. 

Idea Quarter WaterlooAs a proud part of the Toronto-Waterloo corridor, Idea Quarter inhabits 3.2 million square feet of space, 16,500 tech workers, and 20,000 co-op students. With exciting features such as the new regional LRT and
world renowned universities, the area is home to 175 innovative companies. The best part is, this is only the beginning for Idea Quarter’s endless potential. The concentrated tech cluster is expanding quickly,with new buildings, businesses, and talent joining the community with every passing month.

  1. May 14, 2019R+T Park Annual Charity Golf Tournament Comes to a CloseGolf course

    It is with mixed feelings that the R+T Park is announcing that our Annual Charity Golf Tournament is coming to an end.

  2. May 3, 2019R+T Park Tenant's Fund Presents KidsAbility with $10 000 donationPhoto of $10 000 donation being presented to KidsAbility

  3. Apr. 29, 2019R+T Park Named SWR's Partner of the YearGroup photo of all the SWR Award Winners

    On Thursday April 25, the Waterloo Region Community gathered together at evolv1 to celebrate sustainability and recognize those who are making a positive difference in the fight against climate change. 

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