Our Advocacy

The University of Toronto Government Relations Office advocates for the University with local, provincial and federal governments. We partner with community and industry groups in many areas, from employment and productivity, to urban policy.

The Government Relations Office has submitted, contributed, or convened stakeholders to produce the following key documents and position papers:

Industry-academic partnerships in the life and health sciences are a valuable avenue for testing markets and retaining advanced talent in Canada, a recent forum held at the University of Toronto heard.  Attended by participants from research organizations, government and the private sector, the...

Canada can leverage the strengths of quantum hubs across the country to compete in the growing global race to develop quantum technologies and applications, a new report argues.

The economy is changing. From robotics to advanced manufacturing, clean technology to artificial intelligence (AI), advances in science and technology are driving new growth, new jobs and the opportunity to improve the lives of people around the world. A new report from the Government Relations Offi...

Quantum technologies can change the way we live – and universities have a leadership role to play in driving this transition. The University of Toronto’s strengths in quantum research and tech talent are the foundation of the GTA’s leading national role in this advanced technology, a s...

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